Changing Heads
Changing Heads
a couture salon
BOB PRESS- Artistic Director   Bob Press picked up his first pair of shears in 1976 and hasn’t put them down ever since. Early on in his career he was given the opportunity to train with Maurice Tidy, Max Pappais, Annie Humphries, and a host of others at Sassoon in the UK. Those experiences and influences led him into a positive direction for his career! He was a platform artist for Paul Mitchell Advance Academy for seven years. Bob has been featured in Vogue, Harper Bazaar, Modern Salon, American Salon, New Jersey Savvy, New Jersey Magazine, Hook Magazine, Hudson Valley Magazine, Rivertown Magazine, and Rockland Journal Newspaper. He has also had the opportunity to work on well known celebrities such as Ellen Burstyn, Lorraine Bracco, Elizabeth Bracco, Aiden Quinn, William Hurt, Stephen Baldwin, Mikhail Barynshnikov, and many more! Bob has also done hair for a couple of episodes of Laguna Beach on MTV. Education and giving back to the community holds a heavy heart for Bob Press. He recently had the honor to be inducted into Intercoiffure NA, the top and most prestigious organization in the hair community.

BOB PRESS- Artistic Director

Bob Press picked up his first pair of shears in 1976 and hasn’t put them down ever since. Early on in his career he was given the opportunity to train with Maurice Tidy, Max Pappais, Annie Humphries, and a host of others at Sassoon in the UK. Those experiences and influences led him into a positive direction for his career! He was a platform artist for Paul Mitchell Advance Academy for seven years. Bob has been featured in Vogue, Harper Bazaar, Modern Salon, American Salon, New Jersey Savvy, New Jersey Magazine, Hook Magazine, Hudson Valley Magazine, Rivertown Magazine, and Rockland Journal Newspaper. He has also had the opportunity to work on well known celebrities such as Ellen Burstyn, Lorraine Bracco, Elizabeth Bracco, Aiden Quinn, William Hurt, Stephen Baldwin, Mikhail Barynshnikov, and many more! Bob has also done hair for a couple of episodes of Laguna Beach on MTV. Education and giving back to the community holds a heavy heart for Bob Press. He recently had the honor to be inducted into Intercoiffure NA, the top and most prestigious organization in the hair community.

KAYLA PRESS- Senior Stylist   Kayla is constantly furthering her education, which has involved studying at ARROJO Cosmetology School in New York City and tutelage under numerous stylist and educators- including Nick Arrojo, Gerard Scarpici, Beth Minardi, Kris Sorbie, Tracey Cunningham, Gary Baker, and Master Stylist Nicole Leal at Nine Zero One Academy. This passion for education has opened a number of doors for her and led to opportunities such as becoming an UNITE Hair educator, working directly with Vivenne Mackinder at the International Beauty Show, assisting UNITE Hair Artistic Director Gary Baker and Global Session Artist David Fletcher at Paramount Beauty Show, working behind the scenes of Jenny Packham NYC Bridal Fashion Week show, styling hair for Modern Salon Magazine, which was photographed by well known photographer Roberto Ligresti. Kayla was apart of the Ted Gibson Artistic Team and worked Spring NYFW F/W '18 with Ecru New York.

KAYLA PRESS- Senior Stylist

Kayla is constantly furthering her education, which has involved studying at ARROJO Cosmetology School in New York City and tutelage under numerous stylist and educators- including Nick Arrojo, Gerard Scarpici, Beth Minardi, Kris Sorbie, Tracey Cunningham, Gary Baker, and Master Stylist Nicole Leal at Nine Zero One Academy. This passion for education has opened a number of doors for her and led to opportunities such as becoming an UNITE Hair educator, working directly with Vivenne Mackinder at the International Beauty Show, assisting UNITE Hair Artistic Director Gary Baker and Global Session Artist David Fletcher at Paramount Beauty Show, working behind the scenes of Jenny Packham NYC Bridal Fashion Week show, styling hair for Modern Salon Magazine, which was photographed by well known photographer Roberto Ligresti. Kayla was apart of the Ted Gibson Artistic Team and worked Spring NYFW F/W '18 with Ecru New York.

SELENA PIAZZA- Senior Stylist   Selena brings more than 30 years of experience and is a former salon owner. She is constantly expanding her education with attending workshops and training with well-known industry leaders. Selena has attended classes for Unite Hair, Arrojo, Redken, Wella, and many more. She brings an edgy and fun approach to haircutting and coloring that just makes you fall in love. Her work has also been featured on TLC’s A Wedding Story.

SELENA PIAZZA- Senior Stylist

Selena brings more than 30 years of experience and is a former salon owner. She is constantly expanding her education with attending workshops and training with well-known industry leaders. Selena has attended classes for Unite Hair, Arrojo, Redken, Wella, and many more. She brings an edgy and fun approach to haircutting and coloring that just makes you fall in love. Her work has also been featured on TLC’s A Wedding Story.

 
Freddie Young -Make Up Artist / Front Desk Coordinator    Freddie is a Georgia native who relocated to New Jersey in late 2018. He attended Valdosta State University and has an extensive Customer Service/ Administrative background. In addition, Freddie is a seasoned MakeUp Artist with experience in bridal, editorial, video, and special occasions.

Freddie Young -Make Up Artist / Front Desk Coordinator

Freddie is a Georgia native who relocated to New Jersey in late 2018. He attended Valdosta State University and has an extensive Customer Service/ Administrative background. In addition, Freddie is a seasoned MakeUp Artist with experience in bridal, editorial, video, and special occasions.

Chelsea Wallace -Make Up Artist / Front Desk Coordinator    Chelsea finds joy in making others feel their best. She is a graduate of Capri Cosmetology Learning Center, where she received her license in Esthetics. She is a makeup artist that has worked with top brands like Youngblood and Benefit Cosmetics. Chelsea’s passion for enhancing natural beauty keeps her furthering her education and staying on top of the latest trends.

Chelsea Wallace -Make Up Artist / Front Desk Coordinator

Chelsea finds joy in making others feel their best. She is a graduate of Capri Cosmetology Learning Center, where she received her license in Esthetics. She is a makeup artist that has worked with top brands like Youngblood and Benefit Cosmetics. Chelsea’s passion for enhancing natural beauty keeps her furthering her education and staying on top of the latest trends.

Shirin -Threading Specialist   Shirin has been using the art of threading since she was a little girl in Turkey. She is passionate in her craft and is in love with seeing transformations of beautiful brows!

Shirin -Threading Specialist

Shirin has been using the art of threading since she was a little girl in Turkey. She is passionate in her craft and is in love with seeing transformations of beautiful brows!