SERGE SAFAR

OWNER - CREATIVE DIRECTOR
SERGE SAFAR - OWNER - Hailing from the South of France, Serge’s hair techniques exhibit his European training and traditions passed on by his hairstylist father. His vision of beauty is timeless, but continuously evolving to adjust to the fast-paced world of fashion. Serge’s artistic ability has brought him recognition from acclaimed fashion houses such as Zac Posen, Prada, Rad Hourani, Matthew Ames, Isa Arfen, just to name a few. Whether he is spritzing the heads of models for runway shows, shaping the locks of Japan’s royalty, or simply giving a trim to a client at his salon, Serge’s ultimate goal is to create looks that are versatile, modern, sophisticated and effortless.

SACHA SAFAR

SENIOR STYLIST
SACHA - Senior Stylist - A talented stylist in color and long hair. Sacha got his start alongside his father Serge Safar at a young age. Growing up in the salon, with styling being the family business, Sacha has received exposure to, and training in, all of the specialties and techniques of the salon. One of the most sought after stylists in Boston, he regularly styles fashion week events in New York, Paris and Boston, and is responsible for many of the high-profile events that Safar is involved with. A jack-of-all-trades, Sacha splits his time between the family’s real estate development company and the salon, which adds the perfect balance to his busy lifestyle.

WENDY

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
WENDY - Creative Director - Shortly after graduating from Blaine Beauty School in Boston, Wendy began working at Safar as an apprentice to Serge Safar. It was Serge who encouraged her to express her artistic creativity. She then attended the Vidal Sassoon Master Academy in London specializing in creative, edgy cutting and coloring techniques. Known for her ability to envision what looks best on a client as well as her precise and artistic cutting skills earned her the position of Creative Director for Safar over 25 years ago. She specializes in creating looks for editorial photo shoots as well as clients looking for a major change in style.

MONIQUE

SENIOR STYLIST
MONIQUE - Senior Stylist - Also a Safar family member, Monique has worked by her Uncle's sides since her teen years. She is practiced in all specialties, and is particularly adept with women’s hair cuts and coloring. Monique is an experienced Senior Stylist at the salon. She has an impressive roster of specialized training, including with Goldwell Color, Wella, Rene Furterer, Kerastase, Moroccan Oil, Bumble & Bumble, and Oribe. Her extensive experience has earned her a loyal and dedicated clientele at the salon.

ANDY

SENIOR STYLIST
ANDY - Senior Stylist - An experienced stylist, Andy’s specialties include classic styles, men’s and women’s cuts, and coloring. Andy has been with Safar for over 25 years and is a staple of the salon. His vast array of experience and precision styling has earned him a dedicated clientele.

JUDE

SENIOR STYLIST
JUDE - Senior Stylist - An experienced and multi-talented stylist who, in addition, has become the go-to stylist for relaxers, perms, extensions, and color correction. Hailing from Paris, Jude has been with Safar for over 25 years, and is skilled in all specialties of the salon. But Jude takes the most pride with his one-on-one client relationships. His warm personality has earned him a loyal clientele who’s always coming back for more. For Jude, the most rewarding aspect of his job is not only to make his clients happy with their look, but also to make them feel special and important.

LORI

SENIOR STYLIST
LORI - Senior Stylist - Specializes in cutting, coloring, curly hair, men’s cuts, relaxing, perms, mature hair and Keratin treatments. Lori started at Safar over 30 years ago as an apprentice before becoming a Master Stylist. She has taken many courses over the years, both in and out of the salon, including with Goldwell, Wella Color, Rene Furterer, and Oribe to name a few, and she is a Goldwell master colorist. This training and experience makes her an invaluable resource in the salon. Her main goal continues to be utilizing her expertise to make sure her clients leave feeling satisfied and beautiful.

ROBBIE

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
ROBBIE - Creative Director - A specialist in all coloring, foiling, and cutting techniques. She has been at Safar for over 25 years. She is a Goldwell Certified Master Color Specialist, and trains the staff in cutting and coloring techniques. Her training includes Wella color and cutting, Rene Furterer, and Kerastase. She has accompanied Serge Safar working at NYFW for Designers such as Rad Hourani, Cynthia Rowley, Oribe, and Boston's Fashion’s Night Out. She stays in-sync with the latest styling trends. As she states, “Knowledge is power!”, and she uses that idiom to drive her continued development. In her spare time, she also works with a number of local charities.

TRISHA

SENIOR STYLIST
TRISHA - Senior Stylist - Trisha serves as the color director for the Safar team, training the staff color application, techniques, and color trends. In addition to color, she specializes in styling, highlighting, and Keratin treatments. A graduate of Empire Beauty School, she starting as an apprentice for Serge Safar in 1993, now a master stylist/colorist. Her classes/training, include Bumble & Bumble, Vidal Sassoon, Moroccan Oil, Rene Furterer, Oribe, and Kerastase. She is a Goldwell master colorist, a Wella colorist & certified in Keratin treatments. Also, co-founder of “Safar Gives Back” a charity cut-a-thon to raise money and provide gifts for homeless families during the holidays.

JUDY

SENIOR STYLIST
JUDY - Senior Stylist - Began her career apprenticing under Serge Safar. Now a Master Stylist, Judy has been with Safar for over 25 years. She specializes in cutting and coloring, especially European and Middle Eastern hair. Judy has participated in many local fashion shows and loves to take part in charitable causes. She is always looking to update her skills and hopes to continue her work with local charities.

HORACIO

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
HORACIO - Creative Director - Specializes in women’s long and short haircuts, men’s haircuts, Keratin treatments, coloring and curly hair. He has been at Safar for 20 years. He has extensive training, including creative courses at the Sassoon Academy in Miami and London. He is a Goldwell certified colorist, and regularly teaches cutting classes at Safar. He has been featured in both Allure Magazine and Harper’s Bazaar. In his free time, Horacio is also an English/Spanish teacher.

JORDAN

SENIOR STYLIST
JORDAN - Senior Stylist - Specializes in cuts and color for both men and women, and is particularly skilled in styling long hair and precision highlights. Jordan perfected the classic styles with her extensive training, including with Toni & Guy in London and Bumble & Bumble in New York. She has appeared on the E! Channel numerous times, showcasing her fashion expertise and styling knowledge. Jordan is known as the comedian of the Salon. Clients appreciate not only her warm enthusiasm, but also her precision and attention to detail.

OMID

SENIOR STYLIST
OMID - Senior Stylist - Specializes in women’s hair. He has a degree in Communications from Northeastern University and received his beauty training from Vidal Sassoon Academy. In addition, he has worked on numerous shows and events, including for BCBG, Ted Baker, Ellie Tahari, Ellie Kai, Zac Posen, Carmen Marc Valvo, Michael DePaulo, Saks Fifth Avenue, NY Fashion Week, Boston Fashion Week and L’Oreal. He has been featured as a beauty and lifestyle expert by a number of television networks including NBC Universal, Style Network, Powder House Productions, FOX and NBC Boston.

LEA

SENIOR STYLIST
LIA - Senior Stylist - Lia exceeds in cutting, coloring, multi-dimensional foiling, Keratin treatments, and updos. She serves as a salon educator for the team, training the staff in cutting and coloring techniques. Lia started at Safar 12 years ago, after finishing Blaine Beauty School in Boston and Toni & Guy. In addition, she has received specialty training from Kerastase, Moroccan Oil, and Rene Furterer. This experience has garnered her acclaim; she has been featured in Allure Magazine, and styles hair for TV personalities on the New England Cable News.

SONILA

SENIOR STYLIST
SONILA - Senior Stylist - A multi-talented stylist particularly adept at cutting, coloring, short hair and updos. Sonila has been at Safar for 14 years, after finishing beauty school in Albania, as well as Empire Beauty School in Boston. She has done extensive training both with Goldwell, Wella, Oribe, Moroccan Oil, and Kerastase. Sonila is focused on the transformative aspects of hair stylizing, and uses her creative energies and knowledge of current trends to bring new looks to her clients. She has styled fashion shows for Ellie Tahari, Michael Depaulo, Saks Fifth Avenue, Boston Fashion Week, and Fashion’s Night Out. She also serves as a stylist for hosts on the E! Network.

AHMED

SENIOR STYLIST
AHMED - Senior Stylist - Specializes in keratin treatments, coloring, men’s cuts, and is particularly adept at working with difficult and unruly hair. Ahmed spent nearly a decade honing his skills in Europe, working as a stylist in France, Amsterdam and Germany before starting his career at Safar nearly 20 years ago. He is always adding to his vast array of techniques, he has a loyal clientele, and he has styled fashion week and celebrity events in New York and Boston, including Oribe, Nicky Romano, Nick Arrojo, Fashion’s Night Out, and Boston Fashion Week.

ERIN

SENIOR STYLIST/MAKEUP ARTIST
ERIN - Senior Stylist/Makeup Artist - She specializes in all haircuts, short sculptural, dramatic transformations of cuts, color, and makeup. She designs looks for her clients bringing out their individual style. From NY & Paris fashion weeks, to working with celebrities at the Grammy’s. Her editorial work has been published in German Vogue, Teen Vogue, Allure, Nylon, and Essence. She trains the young Safar staff in cutting techniques. Apprenticing under Serge Safar 15 years ago introduced her to the European influence of beauty and art. She continued her studies abroad. She has extensive training with Toni & Guy in NY, and is a graduate of the MAKE UP FOR EVER Academy in Paris.

STEPHANIE

SENIOR STYLIST
STEPHANIE - Senior Stylist - Specializes in color, especially blondes , as well as foils and cutting for both men and women. She started at Safar over 10 years ago, originally as an assistant. She received her training at the Paul Mitchell School in Rhode Island, and has advanced training from Goldwell in coloring and formulation, as well as with Wella, Oribe, Moroccan Oil, and Kerastase. Stephanie loves to donate her talents to local charities. She provides haircuts during mission trips to Mexico, and styles hair for an organization called Operation Blessing.

TYZZA

SENIOR STYLIST
TYZZA - Senior Stylist - Specializes in color, highlights, updo's, and men’s cuts, as well as the newest color trends, such as balayage, ombré, creative hair painting, and color correction. Tyzza has extensive training and certification in Goldwell, Wella, Moroccan Oil, Kerastase, and Oribe. She supplements this with workshops by celebrity stylists demonstrating advanced techniques, such as balayage, highlights, and cuts. Tyzza takes pride in her creative abilities, and thinks her role of stylist as secondary to that of artist. As such, she can handle difficult and challenging requests, productively using constraints to give the client what they’re looking for.

BRIANNA

SENIOR STYLIST
BRIANNA - Senior Stylist - Specializes in both men’s and women’s styling, Keratin treatments, updo's, balayage, and hair for special events and weddings. Brianna joined Safar after completing her training at the Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy. She also has extensive specialized training with Wella, Goldwell, Kerastase, Moroccan Oil, and Rene Furterer. She regularly works on fashion shows, hair shows, and other high-profile events, where she regularly gets to express her creative skills and styling abilities.

JULIANA

SENIOR STYLIST
JULIANA - Senior Stylist - Specializes in men’s and women’s cuts, highlighting, updo's, Keratin treatments, and specialty styling such as balayage and ombré. She started at Safar over 7 years ago, after receiving her training from Tony & Guy in New York. She has supplemented this with additional training through Kerastase and Goldwell. She has worked on a number of fashion shows, photo shoots, and other high-profile events, and continuously trains to acquire the newest skills and stay ahead of the burgeoning trends.

ANA

STYLIST
ANA - Stylist - Started her career at Safar many years ago. She specializes in color services such as balayage, foilyage, babylights, and color melting to give you anything from a natural look to a more dramatic color change. She works on anything from blondes and brunettes to fashion colors. She specializes in medium to long length haircuts. Aside from color, she also has a passion for styling hair. This includes anything from basic curling to updos and a wide variety of braiding. She has styled hair for many fashion shows including RAW Boston. She has had extensive training with Safar's master stylists and regularly takes advanced color classes to stay on top of the latest trends.

BRIDGET

STYLIST
BRIDGET - Stylist - Hair is her passion. She started her journey at Safar 4 years ago after graduating from cosmetology school and quickly became a member of the Safar family. She has an edgy sense of style which comes across in her work. Her creative edge and attention to detail create great men’s and short haircuts. She also loves makeup and creative colors, especially blondes.

DANIEL

STYLIST
DANIEL - Stylist - Is a passionate colorist who has been in the industry for seven years. He specializes in corrective colors, balayage/foils, and extensions. He customizes every color to each individual, according to what they want to achieve and how they want to maintain it. He’s taken many different color courses, and he’s always updating his ideas and techniques with the industry. Being Certified In Brazilian Blowout And Keratin Complex, He’s Also An Expert At Taming Unruly Hair And Educating Clients On How To Style And MaintainTheir Own Hair At Home On The Day To Day Basis.

EMILY

APPRENTICE
EMILY - Apprentice - Pulls her inspiration from art and is a passionate hairstylist. Emily has been a hairdresser for three years before she joined the team at Safar. She found herself drawn to the creative energy of Boston and decided to move her career. She fell in love with short hair cutting and texturizing. She excels at men’s cut, pixie cuts and bobs. Emily’s hobbies are painting and photography, and she loves to incorporate her ideas into the industry by creating editorial work.

TANYA

ESTHETICIAN/MANICURIST
TANYA - Esthetician - Has been part of Safar for over 28 years. She started as a manicurist and then continued her education to become an esthetician as well. She has taken advanced classes with Pevonia Botanica skin care. She has mastered the skill of waxing as well as eyebrow and lash tinting. Tanya has also been featured in Vogue Magazine and would like to continue working with her faithful clientele.

DIANA

RECEPTIONIST

SARA

RECEPTIONIST

CHAIMAA

RECEPTIONIST