Our Team

​​​Kate Barone, Owner and Expert Stylist
Kate has come a long way since she cut all her Barbies' hair off circa 1990. A native Atlantan, Kate always had aspirations to become a hairstylist because she loves when women know how beautiful they truly are; the perfect hair color, cut, or extensions can make the world of difference in one's self-esteem. 


Kate graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing. Once returning to Atlanta, Kate attended the Paul Mitchell School. Since, Kate has worked with many experts in the field who have taught her the tricks of the trade. In Kate's most recent endeavors, she uses a new technique in hair extensions that has revolutionized and changed the health of her clients hair. As a blonde specialist, Kate uses the correct products to improve the quality of blonde hair while minimizing breakage and using no heat. All of her clients swear by her strategies, and since, their hair has never looked better. 

​Katarina Wean, Manager / Stylist

Aka Kat or "Kitty" has been working in the hair industry for 10 years. Born and raised in Philadelphia.  She got her big break while working in LA at the Brentwood DryBar, which happens to be the chains first location.  She was brought to Atlanta to help open and manage the Buckhead location.  This is where Kate and Kat met and became instant friends.  Also, where both met Mikey Lewis. Her next big move was helping open and manage BDry locations in Miami and NYC.  In the fall of 2016 Kate contacted Kat (living in LA) and begged her to come help manage and run the salon.  The rest is history!  Kitty is known for her fun loving personality and impeccable BLOWOUTS.  


Mikey Lewis, Senior Stylist 
Mikey graduated from Paul Mitchell School in 2011. He has since received his teaching license and is an instructor at Paul Mitchell the School Atlanta! Since, Mikey has been in the field as a blow dry guru at various salons. He is extensively trained in color as well as extensions. Mikey is known for his super blended balayage colors. He has training  in the following product classes: Kerastase, Moroccan Oil, and Paul Mitchell products.  He was awarded the "Fashion Night-out Atlanta Best Hair Award" in 2013. Mikey has had the pleasure working with a few cast members on reality Shows; namely - "Pretty Wicked Moms", "Mob Wives", "Love & Hip Hop Atlanta", and "Married to Medicine".Mikey prides himself as a true professional. Look for Mikey on the new reality show "Get Swanked"

Michelle Racioppi,Senior Stylist
​Michelle

Lauren Anderson,Stylist
Lauren graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Atlanta in the spring of 2016. She has been working in the hair industry since high school. She is the oldest of 6 children and grew up in Florida. Since she has been with us she has become our toning/glaze expert! Lauren has also become very experienced in hair extensions (she does Kate's). She is our braid master and does amazing onsite bridal work. We can't wait to continue to watch her master her craft.