Kat is the owner of One On One Salon and master stylist with 15 years experience. If you would are a new customer looking to book an appointment with Kat please send an email to KAT@OneOnOneSalon.com
When she’s behind the chair, Kat creates shape and removes weight carefully to achieve a balanced style with attention to detail. She is mindful to create a style that will suit your hair type and personality. She founded One On One Salon nearly 8 years ago in 2014 to provide a luxury atmosphere where her clients and friends could be pampered. She studied the art of hair in 2007 at NWSHC, pursuing hair as a creative outlet. She has trained with Sassoon Academy in Boston, she has been taught by many leading stylists in NYC. Inspired by nature and the individual‘s hair type, her cutting and coloring style tends to be natural, blended, and refined. Kat wants to make her clients happy and will often use photos to confirm her language at a consultation. She is committed to a lifetime of learning and inspiration. Her mission is to carry eco conscious, cruelty free products that are safe and gentle on the hair and scalp. She chose Kevin Murphy and Aluram because of their mission, ethics and ingredients. Kat will take the time to give you a beautifully sculpted haircut and naturally blended babylights. If you want a blended balayage, precise cut, classic bob, razorcut, or curly haircut, come and see Kat. She focuses on eliminating unnecessary weight, balancing tone, blending lines, creating texture, and she incorporates a variety of the best techniques. One On One Salon is a reflection of her passion to create art, connection, and community. She is here to help people by offering gentle, ingredient conscious, sustainable hair care products in a kind and nurturing environment.
A hair enthusiast, Simone started her studies at the Toni & Guy Hair Academy in Santa Monica, California in 2011. Her passion for hair cutting & coloring blossomed as she explored & pursued the innovative world of hair. Simone began her career training as a colorist in New York City at Ion Studio & continued her training at The Chris McMillan Salon in Beverly Hills where she eventually started building her clientele. She continued working in Los Angeles as a salon stylist & colorist until making the move back east in 2020. She gains inspiration from art, music, fashion, & all of the wonderful people she gets to work with every day. As an artist herself, she enjoys creating & designing not only with hair cutting & coloring, but also outside of the salon, submerging herself in various types of hobbies from welding & woodworking to sewing & song making. Simone attends numerous continuing hair education classes & loves to broaden her knowledge about the latest hair techniques & styles. She loves to create tailored made hair for each client. Every hair cut & hair color is different from person to person. Personalizing each client's hair to enhance their look while maintaining the integrity of the hair is her number one goal. She specializes in both cut & color in women & men. She loves to provide an amazing salon experience & looks forward to establishing those relationships with her clients!
Rosemarie Haines is a Hudson Valley native. She received her NYS Cosmetology license through Dutchess County BOCES program.
She is the past owner and stylist of Dazzles Salon & Day Spa, Fishkill, and Dazzles Salon Outpost, Wappingers Falls. The locations merged and then closed after Covid. Dazzles Salon & Day Spa was humbled to be recognized 3x’s as one of “The Salon Today 200” award recipients, given yearly to America’s top 200 salons nationwide. Both locations earned claim to Goldwell Ambassador Salons and Paul Mitchell Signature Salons status achieved through education and dedication to the visions and philosophy of said brands.
As a stylist she explored many avenues of continuing education. One being The London Goldwell Academy, that instilled the philosophy that every head of hair is a blank canvas, an chance to create art. From conservative to creative, every color or cut is a reflection of the creator. It is imperative to continue to gain first-hand inspiration and implode your principles of art and design into unique fashion-forward styles.
Rose started working at One on One in October of 2022, assisting Kat. For the summer she will be filling in on Mondays as a stylist.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, beach time or gazing at the Hudson River.
“Every day is a gift of opportunity to learn, to achieve, to make someone happy, and to be happy!”
Megan is our junior stylist who began her professional career in hairdressing in 2020 as an intern and assistant here at One On One Salon. She is an incredible stylist with a natural talent in all things beauty. Megan transitioned quickly from an assistant to a junior stylist because of her innate learning and natural talent! She began her career in 2019 at Ulster Boces and has trained under Kevin Murphy as an eco conscious colorist and under Ryan Weeden's Masters of Balayage Program. She specializes in cutting, eco conscious coloring, bridal hairstyling and bridal makeup design. Her passion is contagious and she will make sure you leave smiling! Megan will give you the time you need and deserve while winning you over with her conversation and friendly personality. Her skill set includes hair cutting for men, women and children, hair coloring including highlighting, balayage and teasy-lights, smoothing and conditioning treatments to nurture your hair.
Frey is a master stylist with several decades of experience. He is passionate about eco conscious, organic products. He has been living a vegan, organic lifestyle for over 30 years. For as long as he can remember, he has being drawn to hairstyling -- when he was a young boy in Brazil, he can remember brushing the Girl from Ipanema‘s hair and knew he wanted to be a hairstylist. He specializes in vegan or natural approaches to hair care. He takes great care of his clients choosing lengths that suit their look or personality focusing on men, women and children. He has continued his education specifically to cater to his clients with an organic lifestyle. When he's not cutting and coloring hair he's taking care of his animals including, dogs, cats, and a young mare. We're so happy to have him here with us!
Leatrice, or Lea, is a master makeup artist, and hairstylist who left her home of the Hudson Valley to pursue her makeup artistry career, only to return years later, to her hometown of Rhinebeck, to raise her twin girls! She attended school for art and photography and later attended the Paul Mitchell Academy in Danbury, CT and received her cosmetology license in 2008. Lea grew up on a farm enjoying the countryside and the beauty & wildness of nature all around her. She has always been an artist, creating sculptures and exploring negative space and shape. She moved to Chicago and worked for 10 years on productions and continues doing both hair and makeup in the HV, NYC and Chicago. She has worked in film, commercial shoots, photography, wigs, cut & color. Her lens focused on bridal hair and makeup while she worked full time for a bridal company in Chicago. She has a busy life, chasing twins, and a lot of passion for the beauty industry! Once you sit in her chair you will be a friend for life!
Jodi joined the team in the summer of 2023 as a Master Stylist and brings with her decades of professional experience in the beauty industry. She was born in NYC and raised in the beautiful Hudson Valley. Jodi is a graduate of the Dutchess BOCES Cosmetology Program - she also attended the Vidal Sassoon Academy in L.A. and later continued her education locally and in the city.
Specializing in precision haircutting, Jodi can accommodate any hair type, length or texture for men, women and children. She is in her element when creating custom color formulations, from sunkissed highlights to bold and brilliant reds.
As is our motto here at One On One - Jodi agrees that communication is the key to success behind the chair. As a client, you can expect her undivided attention and a thorough consultation where inspiration photos are welcome and encouraged. She describes her work style as a blend of the latest trends and timeless classics. She is proud to offer her clients eco conscious products that promote healthy hair, body and environment. Her calm, friendly and professional demeanor will put you at ease and invite you to return.
In addition to hairdressing, Jodi likes to express her artistic nature through many past times such as landscaping, gardening, interior design and creative writing, to name a few. She looks forward to meeting new people over a cut and color in the salon.
Meet Nayoba - She is our junior stylist with several years of experience. She began working at the salon as a bridal stylist, tending to formal up-styles on the weekends. After impressing us with her skill, talent, passion and over all sweetness, we asked her join the team cutting, coloring and styling in the fall of 2022. Nayoba attended the School of Cosmetology at Ulster Boces in 2021. Previously, she studied at the School of Cosmetology in Uzbekistan 2002-2004 where she built a strong foundation for her craft. Her certifications also include make-up, eyelash tinting, brow tinting and waxing. She's a full-time mama to three adorable boys, and a linguist. She's very passionate about making people look beautiful and feel relaxed in the salon chair or at the shampoo basin. Her warm personality, scalp massage and attention to detail will invite you to rebook before leaving the salon.
Mariza has been in the beauty industry for 15 years, with a focus on makeup artistry and product training. Mariza is a highly trained and passionate makeup artist with a diverse range of experience from brides to film. With a background working for renowned beauty brands such as RMS, Laura Mercier, and Chanel, she has honed her craft and developed an exceptional eye for detail.
Specializing in bridal makeup, she understands the importance of making brides feel confident and radiant on their special day. With a deep understanding of different skin tones, textures, and individual preferences, she creates customized looks that enhance each bride's natural beauty. Whether it's a soft and romantic look or a bold and glamorous style, Mariza ensures that every bride feels like the best version of themselves. Her goal is to put her clients at ease, making the makeup application process a relaxing and enjoyable experience.
Jaden is a multimedia, Makeup Designory graduate and she has been doing makeup since 2016. She has experience doing beauty and airbrush makeup for prom, special events, bridal, etc. Right out of school Jaden started doing makeup for prom season, birthdays and other special occasions. She then worked for Bare Minerals applying makeup for clients and learning a lot about product knowledge and clean beauty. Jaden only uses cruelty free brands and stives to make her kit as eco friendly as possible. She also has experience working in Manhattan for a beauty boutique doing makeup for big events, galas, bridal parties as well as taking freelance gigs in NYC on the side. Doing makeup is Jaden’s passion and she hopes to continue learning and growing in her field alongside the One On One Salon team.
Charlie is our in-house extension specialist, a native to Dutchess County, he grew up in Wappingers Falls and trained at the Paul Mitchell Hair Academy in Danbury, Ct before relocating to the Poughkeepsie Waterfront.
Charlie worked with the digital education team for Joico where he trained under Zoe Carpenter, The Queen of Blonde ™.
He then made connections with pioneers in the hair extension industry, Eric Vaughn and Alex Pardoe, where he discovered his love for everything extension related.
You name it, Charlie has tried it! From clip ins to sew ins, he’s troubleshot every method and now offers customized installations to create bespoke, natural, effortless looking styles for his clients.
When he’s not in the salon, you can find Charlie on the tennis court! He plays in tournaments and leagues across the state, captaining his own team “Charlie’s Angles”!!