OUR TEAM

 
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JOY POLINTAN

Originally from Northern California, Joy’s career began in 1994 when she began working as a hairstylist to support herself while attending UC Berkeley full-time. In 2001 she moved to New York to pursue a career in editorial hairstyling, training at Bumble and Bumble. After numerous shows including Zac Posen. Marc Jacobs, Carlos Miele, and Jeremy Scott, working with industry bigwigs such as Guido, Laurent Phillipon, and Ward for publications including "Italian Vogue” and “Harper’s Bazzar”, she decided to redirect her focus back to a salon practice. In 2004, she founded Deluxe Salon, still in its original location in Williamsburg.

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BRITTANY BYRD

Brittany has been coloring and cutting hair for 14 years. Her career has taken her from her hometown of Virginia Beach-VA, to the southern city of Atlanta-GA, several years in Miami Beach-FL, and finally New York-NY. Brittany is skilled with cuts, color, as well as hair and makeup styling. Her hair philosophy is that hair should be simple and easy breezy. In her free time Brittany enjoys cooking extravagant meals (and eating them), listening to Murder-mystery-podcasts, and riding her bike through Prospect Park with her boyfriend and her beloved dogs Roxie, Biscuit, and Fubsy.

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AMY GIFFORD

Amy's background in architecture fuels her love of light and color- something she brings to her work as a colorist. Having worked with top colorists in the industry as well as having had the privilege to work on many A-list celebrities -- including her work with the band, The Lumineers, published in Rolling Stone Magazine-- Amy prides herself in creating the best, most individual color for each client. Amy's specialty is balayage and blondes, but she doesn't shy away from any color or any hair type!

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JULIAN DELEON

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KATIE COX

Katie has been doing hair for 7 years. She started her hair career in Connecticut and Moved to New York City in March of 2017. Katie has always been an artist and has transitioned her art into the art of doing hair. Another passion of hers is Makeup Artistry. She believes makeup is a way to express your truest self and a face is just another canvas to paint on. From bridal to full night out glam she does it all. The beauty industry is where she feels her art comes to life.