Samantha Thomas

Editorial Stylist

Samantha is a 2005 graduate of American Academy (now Paul Mitchell), and has such a wonderful, free spirit about her that makes you instantly smile the second you sit in her chair. As a true Capricorn, she is s driven in everything she does and puts her hardest effort into each and every client to make their experience the absolute best it can be.

Her hours are as follows:

Tuesday 9AM-4PM

Wednesday 9AM-4PM

Thursday 9AM-2PM

Friday 9AM-2PM

Every other Saturday 9AM-2PM

Education/Experience: -Editorial stylist -Aveda In-salon Color Educator for 5 years -Hair and makeup artist for Broadway shows -Hair and makeup artist for a Don Lowe CD album -Published in The Knot Magazine -Assisted with hair and makeup during NYC Fashion Week 2010 -Participated in fundraisers and cut-a-thons for various charities -AVEDA cutting, color, makeup, chakra, cranial and back massage trained -Arrojo cutting and color trained -Attended Martin Parsons updo classes -Works with Goldwell, Wella, Redken, Paul Mitchell, Scruples and Schwarzkopf color lines -Trained with Vivianne Mackender cutting techniques -Reikki master one certified -Gigi waxing certified -Attended Last Look editorial class for training in photo shoots and makeup -Hair and makeup for Ridgefield magazine -Has worked in Fairfield county for 12 years (Ridgefield, Newtown, Danbury) and also taught at AVEDA Institute in NYC

TerryAnn

Master Stylist

TerryAnn is our newest stylist in the salon, as a Taurus she is spunky and full of life and is a great addition to the SHH team. Her experience spans over 30 years being a master stylist, with a great love for the craft. Terry enjoys to be around people and loves to put a big smile on each of her client’s faces. She loves nothing more than to do her job and make people feel good about themselves. Formerly of CKC Salon & Keratin Bar and Blain Adams Salon.

Her hours are as follows:

Monday 9AM-4PM

Wednesday 12PM-7PM

 

Education/Experience: -Attended State Academy of Orange -Diva Curl cutting certified -Keratin treatment specialist (GK Keratin, Brazilian Blowout, La Brasiliana) -Hot heads extensions (tape-in) specialist -Worked in Fairfield County,CT for 30 years (Monroe, Fairfield, Wilton, Trumbull) -Certified in color lines such as Wella, Schwarzkopf, Goldwell, Paul Mitchell, Scruples, Matrix, and Clairol -Taken many updo classes and has traveled for weddings across CT -trained in Balayage/ombre techniques -Extensive haircutting classes -Helps girls still in hair school to study for their state boards -Perming and roller set experience -Attended a wonderful charity event for two weeks in South Dakota and did hair for a children's hospital -facial waxing and nail experience -Attends hair shows and classes monthly to keep up to date -Participated in Relay for Life charity with another salon

Eva Vallerie

Assistant/Makeup Artist

Eva has been our assistant for the past six months while she was in cosmetology school, newly graduated she is eager and ready to keep learning and experiencing as much as she can in the industry. Eva is energetic and quirky and loves the trade. As a Libra, she is a great team player and very charming in her ways.

Eva’s hours are as follows:

Friday: 11am-7pm

Saturday: 9am-3pm

Education/Experience: -Paul Mitchell the school Danbury,CT 2017 -certified in Brazilian Blowout smoothing treatment -Express extensions training -Makeup- Bridal and other events -trained in all Paul Mitchell color lines -works with Scruples, Redken, Schwarzkopf in the salon

Caitlin Loya

Miss Caitlin is our lovely receptionist here at SHH, her bright smile is the first thing you see when you walk through the door! As a Gemini, Caitlin is quick witted and very bubbly and fun; she is a wonderful addition to the team. She loves interacting with our guests and making sure that their experience is always a great one. You can find her at the front desk Monday through Friday!

Erica Cullen

Stylist

Erica is our newest stylist here at SHH and we are so excited to add her to the team! As a spunky Scorpio, Erica is full of passion for the craft of hair and loves her clients. Her favorite part has always been making people feel their best and help them to be happy with themselves inside and out.

Her hours are as follows:

Wednesday 1-7

Thursday 11-7

Friday 12-7

Saturday 9-4

Education/Experience: -Paul Mitchell the school Tampa, FL 2015 -Eufora Color trained -Badass Balayage Online Seminar -Mens barbering training -educated in Eufora vivids color line -Specializes in balayage techniques and blonding techniques -trained in all Paul Mitchell color lines -Martin Parsons updo class

Bonnie Fredericks

Owner & Master Hairstylist

Bonnie Ann Fredericks born January in Sandy Hook, CT has always had the passion for hair and beauty from a young age. She knew in her teenage years she would be heavily involved in her community and began making her presence as a stylist by attending Connecticut Institute of Hair Design.

She opened Hair in the Hook back in 1996. She had also owned and operated Root 67 from 1997 – 2002 in Southford, CT that presented an eclectic old barbershop feel but performed as a full-service salon. As 2009 approached there was an opportunity to open a new salon in Oxford, CT. That is when Re’Treat Contempo Salon was born. Not only did it provide clients with a full service salon but, also allowed guests to rejuvenate in the treatment rooms for cleansing and body rejuvenation. As the years past by  Re’Treat closed in October 2013 and Bonnie has decided to concentrate on the thriving business of Sandy Hook Hair Co. where her heart and home is.

Bonnie has dedicated her life long passion into growing with her community as she educates young and newly upcoming stylists. She also loves to give back by being involved in numerous community fundraisers and contributions. The list will go on and continue to grow from the educational classes, certifications, and clinics that are both in and out of the salon. She is a motivator to her clients, staff, family, and friends

Bonnie has warmed the hearts of many people through her travels. Her experience is undeniably presented in her work as she caters an individual experience for each of her clients. She will continue to express her love for her community and all things around her. She has a wonderful presence that allows people to gravitate to her warm and loving self. Bonnie loves to spend time with her family and friends whether it is traveling, exploring the great outdoors, or just being together with her family when not at the salon.

Her schedule is as follows:

Monday 10AM-6PM

Wednesday 10AM-6PM

Thursday 10AM-7PM

Friday 2PM-7PM

 

Zodiac: Capricorn

Education: Peter Coppola Hair Straightening Systems
Bio-Ionic Straightening Certificate
Brazilian Blowout Certification
Redken Color Certification is done yearly on site at, Sandy Hook Hair Co.
Joico advance color seminar was held in Oxford, Ct.
Scruples Training for Tomorrow serves as a four day course at the Scruples Academy in Lakeville, Minnesota. (June 2014)
Scruples Blonding and Highlight Clinic in Nanuet, NY (May 2014)
L’Oreal certification was done in the heart of NYC
Thermafuse Certification in Saratoga Springs, NY (Novenmber 2012)
Goldwell Color Certficate for Levels I, II, and III.
Jingles Advance Hair Cutting in NYC
TiGi, Catwalk, Bed Head Artistic Hair Creation in NYC
Simply Organic “the natural” choice for Color in-house training
Beth Minardi Master Color Creations in NYC
Babe Hair Extensions Accredited Training
Scruples Color & Cuts for the Year in North Haven (Sept 2013)
Symposium in LasVegas (the US largest Hair Show and Education Training 2011)
Scruples “$1,000 Cup of Coffee” North Haven, CT (February 2014) 'Create with the Color Master' David Steiner class at Gregg's Training Center

Bonnie Fredericks Sandy Hook

Meg

Professional Hairstylist

Born in November Meg is a Scorpio that serves her intuitive side to allow for her creativity to flow. She realized her talent was shining through when her cosmetology career began by attending Danbury American Academy of Hair Design. Through the years of her career she has gained numerous certifications in advance hair services. She loves specializes in dimensional hair color and creative hair cutting skills. Meg also likes to express her creativity outside of the salon by making stone sculptures and spending time with her soon-to-be teenage son.

Her hours are as follows:

Wednesday 10AM-7PM

Friday 12PM-7PM

Saturday 10AM-3PM

Zodiac: Scorpio

Education: Jingles Advance Hair Cutting in NYC (has attended 6 times)
Thermafuse Certification in Saratoga Springs, NY (Novenmber 2012)
Goldwell Color Certficate for Levels I, II, and III.
Brazilian Blowout Certification
Redken Color Certification is done yearly on site at, Sandy Hook Hair Co.
L’Oreal certification was done in the heart of NYC
Joico advance color seminar was held in Oxford, Ct.
Scruples Training for Tomorrow serves as a four day course at the Scruples Academy in Lakeville, Minnesota.
Scruples Blonding and Highlight Clinic in Nanuet, NY

Courtney Taylor

Master Colorist/Stylist

Born in August Courtney is a Leo that inspires others by leading with her creative ability to be on the edge of trending styles that fire up the runways. She attended Ricci’s Academy in 1996 where she obtained her cosmetology license.

Courtney is a master stylist that specializes in Color Correction,  Foiling, Vibrant Colors, and Creative Hair Designing. Her professionalism and dedication to her clients hair needs shows through the strong presence in her chair. She has an eye for style and allows for her clients to be the center of attention both in and out of the salon. She dedicates her time outside of the salon to her son and his school activities.

Her hours are as follows:

Wednesday 11AM-4PM

Thursday 10AM-7PM

Friday 10AM-7PM

Saturday 9AM-3PM

Zodiac sign: Leo

Education: Color/Education Coordinator for Shhco. Thermafuse Certification in Saratoga Springs, NY (Novenmber 2012)
Goldwell Color Certficate for Levels I, II, and III.
Brazilian Blowout Certification
Scruples Color & Cuts for the Year in North Haven (Sept 2013)
Redken Color Certification is done yearly on site at, Sandy Hook Hair Co.
Joico advance color seminar was held in Oxford, Ct.
Scruples Training for Tomorrow serves as a four day course at the Scruples Academy in Lakeville, Minnesota. (June 2014)
Scruples Blonding and Highlight Clinic in Nanuet, NY (May 2014)
L’Oreal certification was done in the heart of NYC
Rusk Advanced Cutting Clinic in NYC

Jennifer Martin Hairstylist

Jennifer Martin

Master Stylist/Colorist

Born in September Jennifer is a Virgo that speaks to her true profession as a Master Hair Stylist. She received her education at the National Academy of Hairdressing in Ansonia, CT.

Jen specializes in all Hair Care Coloring, Straightening, and Precise hair cutting techniques. She is a loyal employee that loves to spend quality time with her clients giving them the attention they need to create a look that makes them feel great. She loves to spend time outside of the salon with her son and his extra curricular activities.

Her hours are as follows:

Wednesday 10AM-7PM

Saturday 9AM-3PM

Zodiac sign: Virgo

Education: Scruples “$1,000 Cup of Coffee” North Haven, CT (February 2014)
Beth Minardi Master Color Creations in NYC
Goldwell Color Certficate for Levels I, II, and III.
Bio-Ionic Straightening Certificate
Redken Color Certification is done yearly on site at, Sandy Hook Hair Co.
Scruples Training for Tomorrow serves as a four day course at the Scruples Academy in Lakeville, Minnesota. (June 2014)
Scruples Blonding and Highlight Clinic in Nanuet, NY (May 2014)
L’Oreal certification was done in the heart of NYC
Pressage Hair Cutting in Chicago, IL
Scruples Color & Cuts for the Year in North Haven (Sept 2013)

April Anderson

Hair Stylist

April is a graduate of Ricci’s Academy in Newtown, CT. She has been licensed stylist in the state of Connecticut for 9 years. She is Vidal Sassoon trained and loves precision cutting. April is certified in Brazilian Blowouts, Redken color certified and Loreal color certified. She has a passion for up styling and prom/bridal hair. She’s not afraid of trying new and exciting things. April also is a lover of long walks on the beach while riding on a horse. Book your appointment with April today! 203-270-8777

Her hours are as follows:

Friday 10AM-7PM

Saturday 10AM-4PM

Isabella Perugini

Hair Stylist

Isabella is our youngest stylist at the salon. She is Toni&Guy trained in all areas of cosmetology with a passion for the craft. She loves to learn new techniques and keep up on her education, and she is a great addition to our team. Isabella is super talented with cutting, coloring, styling, specializing in event hair and bridal hair. She puts nothing but love and devotion into her work. Formerly of Sabit V Salon in Southbury, CT.

Her hours are as follows:

Monday 10AM-6PM

Tuesday 9AM-4PM

Thursday 10AM-7PM

Friday 9AM-5PM

Saturday 9AM-4PM

Age: 20

Zodiac Sign : Cancer

Education:: Graduate of Toni&Guy Academy (formerly Ricci's) in Newtown. Certified in Tigi copywright color and Clairol color (works with a few other color lines-Scruples, Igora, Wella, Redken etc.) Certified in Brazilian Blowout smoothing treatments Trained in photo styling/editorial work Worked with many celebrity stylists while in school Educated in advanced braiding techniques by Moroccan Oil Educated in Sunlights balayage techniques and a handful of other balayage techniques Educated in Kevin Murphy products and Color ME by Kevin Murphy color line Social Media Director for Shhco.