Vera, the founder of VB Studio, is an outstanding hairstylist with over 20 years of professional experience. Born and raised in Albania, where she began her hair journey, Vera found her way to New York 17 years ago, and has been working in the NYC hair industry ever since. She is a perfectionist, who makes it her goal to ensure that you are thrilled with your look. Vera is specialized in coloring and highlight application techniques, haircuts and styling. As a master stylist and colorist, Vera has performed her talent in several photoshoots for fitness models, such as Mrs. World Alice Lee Giannetta, Alicia Gowans WBFF PRO—Fitness and Lifestyle coaching, Stephanie Ayala, Pip Jansson. She is also specialized in weddings, and special events. Book today with her and get the hair of your dreams done
Samantha is the fun and energetic spirit of VB Studio. Being a stylist has always been a part of her, so she gave it a chance and built a career on it. She’s now been in the industry for a little over 10 years, and has created an unbreakable passion. She attended Empire Beauty School, where she trained further, and became more diverse and learned about different hair textures and style. She began styling and cutting, relaxing hair and dealing with chemical service. She’s been working in New York City for 7 years and she is now expertised in coloring, balayage, extensions, haircuts and styling.
“I’m building in VB Studio and I already know what my next chapter is. This business allows me to be as creative as I want to be, and builds a beautiful relationship with the clients and staff. I’ve learned so much already, and there’s still much more to learn. Learned that in this business, there really is no ‘I’ in team. Hair is my passion, and it will always be, so LET’S WORK TOGETHER TO MAKE YOU THE BEST YOU CAN BE!”
Steven Baldoni joined VB Studio with 15 years of experience in the hair industry. He started his career in Paris at the age of 15, after which he found his way to New York at the age of 19, where he immediately started building his loyal clientele. In 2017 he moved back to Paris, this time to work for Belmain hair salon, where he improved many of his skills by working with celebrity clients such as Natalia Vodianova, and many famous models and well known bloggers from around the world, such as Cindy Bruna, Izabel Goulard. He decided to move back to New York City in 2019, to bring all he had learned in Paris, and to come back to the city he loves. Steven is specialized in foiling, balayage and haircuts.
“To me hair is not about a tendency or a trend, it’s about someone’s personality and attitude, so you can rock a mullet if you have the personality and attitude for it! Nothing is permanent and neither is hair, so together let’s find what hairstyle fits your personality and character, so you can express who you are, not because of the trend but because you made the choice!”