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    YAN / OWNER 

   



With its location on the trendy Gansevoort Street of New York City’s Meatpacking District K&S Salon strives to meet each client’s request and go beyond their expectations.

With over 20 years experience in the hair industry, owner and master stylist Yan has had the pleasure of working with some of the most prestigious and leading fashion magazines, and celebrities. His vision has paved the way for countless iconic hair trends. He has always harbored a passion for styling hair. In 2017, he decided to follow his lifelong dream of creating a high-end salon of his own.

He strongly believes that a warm, welcoming environment and an exceptionally caring staff are two essential elements to allow the customer to really relax, and focus on their hair transformation goals. Hair styling is an art for him and he carves out an exclusive masterpiece for each one of his clients, to suit their personal style, personality type and their features.

His innovative approach and artistic talent have helped countless women and men redeem their social confidence and bring out the best in their beauty. To him, hair styling is a lot more than just self-grooming. It is a way to present one’s creativity, vibrancy and personality with a chic air of bold confidence.
   

NICK / STYLIST / COLORIST

    Nick is a creative and expert hair stylist and colorist who recognizes the importance of listening to and working with his clients. He does so in order to appreciate and understand their vision and desires while at the same time best utilizing his creativity and experience in order to accomplish the perfect results.

Nick began his career 18 years ago at Frederick Fekkai as an apprentice and has received advanced education with many of the top educators in the industry. He continues his thirst for knowledge and receives ongoing education with the Goldwell Academy.  

GIANNA / STYLIST / COLORIST  


Gianna is a Beauty Artist you can trust. She has trained with the Best Hairdresser,colorist and Makeup Artist throughout the globe of the beauty industry.  Japan, London, the Caribbean’s Islands and back to the Empire State of Opportunity behind the chair.
 
She started out 11 years ago at a Hair and Makeup beauty Institute in New York City. She has mastered blow drying and styling, Haircuts, Hair coloring and Highlights for every hair texture. 
Weather your going for a dramatic celebrity hair make-overs or a need to wear the hottest hair colors from the runway, Gianna will  give you inspiration for the hair you want.


Her latest Addiction now is creating customize (oil free) cosmetics right before eyes your for every skin tone.  Making adjustments through out the season to fit your specific skin needs. Her vision is a place where cutting-edge styles, with innovative techniques and service excellence as a philosophy for every individual.


  TIMUR / STYLIST / COLORIST  

   
   
Timur, Global Redken Artist/educator and New York City fashion hairstylist/colorist. He started his career as hairstylist in Russia. He has 12 years experience in the beauty and fashion industry and 6 years with Redken. During his work as Redken Artist in Russia, he did a lot of Redken Events such as Redken Shows, many Color/Styling classes at The Redken Exchange Moscow and across his country. Living and working in New York City has given Timur great opportunities such as working various shows for New York Fashion Week, working with the best fashion models, celebrities and photographers.
 
When Timur isn’t working with clients at the salon or Runway shows, you can catch him at home working on new collection of hairstyles, painting or find him on editorial photoshoots and music Videos for different NYC and international artists. His beautiful work can be found in various publications of on-line/paper fashion magazines such as @LucyMagazine, Resident Magazine, Marie Clair USA, @jutemagazine, @imutemagazine and many others.
 
Timur likes challenges and to help people find their style. He is a great colorist and stylist. His specialities are balayage, highlights, updos, braiding and also women/men’s haircuts. He is able to work with different types of hair, creating stunning hair color and always bringing trends into his work with clients. He is always seeking new trends and educating himself to be sure of sharing the best quality of knowledge in an easy and accessible way with other stylists. Timur is able to share information and inspiration that he finds through music, Street art, Fashion events and Art.
   

RYAN /SYLIST/COLORIST


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Born into the business with a mother who was a previous hairstylist. Ryan has been gifted with the ability to transform any head of hair.

Coming from Los Angeles where he worked on photo shoots and film productions with top stylists and celebrities in the business, he was able to establish himself within the industry. Now located in New York City he’s taken the opportunity to elevate his craft and bring his unique style to the east coast. 

Ryan’s love for creating shapes and his eye for design allows him to approach each cut as if it were a piece of art, creating beautifully unique styles for each of his clients. He has the innate ability to distress hair to look effortlessly chic and ensures the hair falls with perfect balance. Whether in the salon creating the looks for his clients or out on location for a shoot, Ryan’s talents has gained him fans among a wide range of high profile clientele.


BRIAN /SYLIST/COLORIST

   
Brian Buterbaugh has been in the beauty industry for over twenty years as a stylist for film , television, behind the chair and as an educator.  As the stylist for The Tony Danza show and The Tyra Banks show, he has worked with many celebrity guests preparing them for a camera-ready appearance. He was a contestant on the 3rd season of Shear Genius on Bravo.  He specializes in mens haircuts and short hair for women, but is also an expert in highlights, balayage, single process color, relaxers and body waves. 
   

ANGEL / STYLIST / COLORIST


​Angel was raised by a hairstylist mother and always wanted to pursue a career in the high energy New York City hair fashion world himself.
Angel studied one on one under the tutelage of New York City hair colorist and product developer Robert Craig for 2 years followed by another year of training as a cutter under several stylist at West Village based Avalon Salon, learning and customizing techniques from stylists trained in NY, Venezuela, France, England, and Norway.


Angel took all of this intensive training and adopted his own techniques in all aspects of color and cut, building an extensive loyal clientele he still enjoys today. His clientele varies from trendy short to long voluminous cuts and prides himself on the feedback that his clients enjoy the longevity of his cuts and ease of styling for them.


Whether you are looking for natural hair coloring or a more vibrant, trendy look, Angel delivers with foil highlighting , balayage, ombré, color melting, single and double processing, all with optimum health and integrity of the hair taken into primary consideration.