From the red carpet to her New York City salon, hair expert, celebrity stylist and salon owner, Angela Calisti is known for her expertise in balayage, dry cutting and extensions, and has styled some of the hottest celebrities in the business including: Sophia Richie, Bella Thorne, Olivia Culpo, James Franco, Amanda Steele, Francia Raisa, and Olivia Palermo, to name a few.
A native New Yorker, Calisti has been doing hair professionally for over 15 years and trained alongside top New York City stylists John Barrett and Oscar Blandi. With nearly a decade of experience in bridal beauty, Calisti has styled New York Bridal Fashion Week shows for designers such as Jenny You and Dennis Basso before booking her first television job as a hairstylist on E!’s Married to Jonas. She has since gone on to work on multiple television and film productions, as well as celebrity fashion and advertising campaigns such as Bethenny Frankel’s Skinnygirl, and Madonna and Lourdes Leon’s Material Girl. Calisti also toured with musicians Fifth Harmony and Kate Pierson.
In 2014 Angela’s longtime dream became a reality when she opened Beauty Social Salon in Astoria. The boutique salon specializes in both hair and makeup, bringing red carpet glam for all occasions to the fast-paced Queens neighborhood.
Specializes in: Balayage Color, Color transformations, Dry Cutting, Seamless Extensions, and Bridal Beauty
Carla has worked side-by- side with Angela for the past five years. She completed her Cosmetology program in 2016, Determined she started taking classes from experts in the biz. Carla is known for mastering techniques like her unbelievably customized Balayage color, Keratin treatments, Bridal Beauty which make her Beauty Social’s in-house expert for all hair techniques. Clients love Carla’s ability to completely transform their hair wether it’s a color transformation or remove frizz without damage, she loves a challenge!
However, salons are not the only place you can find Carla is one of Angela’s right-hand stylists and has stepped in to style celebrity clients like Jenna Ortega, Willow Shields, and Lori Harvey when Angela is unavailable.
Specializes in: Balayage Color, Braiding, Bridal, Keratin Smoothing treatment and more.
Vita grew up in Queens,NY. As a young girl she knew hair was going to be a passion of hers. She completed the Queens Vocational Cosmetology program in 2015 and continued to learn more techniques from salons like Vidal Sassoon, Arrojo and Redken in New York City. With all the experience and education she was gaining, she landed a spot on the floor of a salon right away.
Working in different atmospheres and meeting all types of people are part of her passion. She has styled for many weddings, formal events, filled in for Angela Calisti on numerous Red Carpet events.
She now works alongside Angela Calisti as the go to stylist of the salon. She continues to grow and learn every day and enjoys sharing her techniques to educate other stylists who have the same vision and are as passionate about hair as she is.
Specializes in: Balayage Color, Bridal beauty and Precise Cutting.