our stylists

darlene baldachino

darlene baldachino

stylist

darlene's bio

As a creative stylist and makeup artist, Darlene has attended numerous advanced and master’s courses offered by the world’s leading stylists, hair academies and communication experts including Etre Joli, Geno Stampora, L’Oréal Professionnel, Nancy Braun, Toni & Guy, Temptu and Unite Eurotherapy. Additionally, she has also worked in NJ Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week, LA Fashion Week, and has styled the hair and done makeup for celebrities and television personalities including Allison Sweeny, Denise Richards, “Kim G” from the Real Housewives of New Jersey and Mya. Darlene specializes in Balayage color, Keratin smoothing treatments and airbrush makeup. Whether you’re looking for a complete beauty metamorphosis or skillful enhancement, Darlene is your go-to stylist.

Days in salon: Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

joie brann

joie brann

stylist/director of education

joie's bio

Joie…Our Master Stylist, joined the SA team in 2004 bringing three decades of experience with her. Her inspiration comes from many facets in life and her thirst for education is unending. She always brings the latest trends and exceptional service to her guests.

Joie’s philosophy is to create colors, styles and/or recreate texture to suit your individual needs. Her focus is in the details that define your specific needs. During your consultation together, you will strategize a game plan to create the perfect look or solve the challenges you maybe be dealing with. Immediately, you will love the transformation in the color, condition and style of your hair. A true artist indeed!

For her male guests, Joie’s tonsorial skills include classic styling, trending fades, hard parts, facial hair shaping and color services.

Each and every time you leave the salon, you will feel confident knowing you are looking your very best. You will also take with you the knowledge on how to recreate your look with the perfect products in hand. Joie stands behind her creations and wants you to be 100% content.

Days in the Salon: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

dawn camacho

dawn camacho

stylist

dawn's bio

Since Dawn joined the sydneyalbert team in 2004, it has been her personal mission to provide memorable experiences for her clientele. Dawn’s seventeen years of expertise allow her to offer the latest in cutting and coloring techniques. She has become an experienced professional, with advanced training at Bumble and bumble, L’Oreal Professionnel, Unite Eurotherapy and Redken. Dawn’s ultimate goal is to make each client feel at home in her chair and exceed their expectations.

Days in salon: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday.

jill dimeglio

jill dimeglio

stylist

jill's bio
Graduating from Mercer County Technical School in 2010, Jill earned her cosmetology license.  Eager to continue her education, she attended Vidal Sassoon in California for cutting classes and continues to keep her education updated.  Jill joined sydneyalbert salonspa as one of our apprentices and worked her way to become one of our stylists. Your experience with Jill is sure to be a wonderful one!

Days in Salon: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and every other Sunday

casey marcinkiewicz

casey marcinkiewicz

stylist

casey's bio

Casey is a graduate of the famed Rizzieri Aveda Institute where she led her class in many accomplishments. She has attended advanced training from the Aveda Institute, L’Oreal Professionnel, Davines, Eufora, Cezanne, and Unite Eurotherapy. Casey has a real passion for keratin smoothing treatments and has received certifications from Lasio Professional Hair Care and Cezanne Professional (formaldehyde free). You will be sure to enjoy your time spent with Casey and walk out with the ultimate hair experience. On the other side of hair, Casey has become a part of our Social Media team. Look for her posts on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages.

Days in the salon: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, every other Saturday and every Sunday.

laura gingo

laura gingo

stylist

laura's bio
Coming from a long line of hairdressers has helped cultivate Laura’s passion for creating beautiful hair.  She has honed her skills over the years by working with many industry leaders including Edward Tricomi, Beth Minardi and Versace.  With over 20 years experience, Laura firmly believes in continuously developing her craft and has studied at top respected academies including L’Oreal Professionnel, Vidal Sassoon and Bumble & Bumble.  She ensures each of her guests receives a style that make them look and feel their best.  Along with specializing in hair extensions, Laura also provides exceptional men’s and women’s cuts, color and highlights.
Days in salon: Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday.
cathi hall

cathi hall

stylist

cathi's bio
Cathi joined the team at sydneyalbert when the doors first opened in 2004. She offers thirty years of knowledge and expertise in hair and color and is know for listening to her guests and delivering consistently great results. Cathi gives her undivided attention to each and every guest, offering exceptional service in a relaxing atmosphere. She has become an experienced professional with advanced training at Aveda, Bumble and bumble, Framesi, Lasio, L’Oreal Professionnel, Toni & Guy and Unite Eurotherapy. Cathi looks forward to meeting you and helping you find the perfect style.

Days in salon: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of each week.

fay lagagneur

fay lagagneur

stylist

fay's bio

Boasting a decade of hair knowledge and experience, Fay’s cosmetology vocation began at an early age, with an intense passion for the beauty industry. She earns the devotion of her guests through her expert blend of classic technique with trendy styles. Fay joined the sydneyalbert team in 2014, and brought a large following of raving fans that she has created breathtaking styles for. Her specialties include ethnic hair and hair cutting. Fay looks forward to seeing you in her chair, ensuring each guest’s needs are fulfilled.

Days in the salon: Sunday, Thursday, Friday and every other Saturday.

tami horowitz

tami horowitz

stylist

tami's bio
Tami joined sydneyalbert salonspa in 2008 and has become a much sought-after stylist. She believes wholeheartedly in continuing education and has advanced training with BioIonic, Brazilian Keratin Treatment, Framesi, L’Oréal Professionnel, Martin Parsons, Unite Eurotherapy and Wella. In addition, Tami is a licensed specialist in smoothing treatments and Japanese straighteners. You are guaranteed a memorable experience in Tami’s chair each and every visit.

Days in salon: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and every other Saturday

michele sondej

michele sondej

senior stylist/director of education

michele's bio

For over three and a half decades, Michele’s experience, accomplishments and dedication to the world of hair and makeup have been her undying passion. As a senior hairstylist and director of education in the beauty industry, Michele has evolved with the times by attending various business seminars and advanced classes with: Eufora International, L’Oréal Professionnel, Toni & Guy, Temptu Airbrush Makeup and Unite Eurotherapy. Joining the sydneyalbert team in 2009 has given Michele the opportunity to continue her journey in beauty. Michele specializes in the following hair services: Ombre, Balayage and customized hair cutting. She welcomes you to come in and experience a truly professional salon visit.

Days in salon: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and every other Saturday.

dianne stockman

dianne stockman

stylist

dianne's bio

Dianne joined the team in 2008 and offers her guests fifteen years of hair knowledge. Her educational background includes advanced classes with Aveda, Brazilian Keratin Treatment, Coppola, Lasio, L’Oréal Professionnel, Redken and Vidal Sassoon. Dianne is passionate about the beauty industry and looks forward to seeing her clientele each day.

Days in salon: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and every other Saturday.

samantha paglione

samantha paglione

stylist

samantha's bio
As a 2008 graduate of The Lab “A Paul Mitchell Partner School”, Samantha has been creating awe inspiring color and hair design for clientele in the Princeton area for almost a decade. As an advocate for continuous education, Sam has advanced training with Donna Bella Milan, Living Proof, L’Oreal Professionnel, Mirabella Makeup, Redken, Unite Eurotherapy and Vidal Sassoon. Samantha welcomes to opportunity to offer you a memorable hair or makeup experience!
Days in salon: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

our apprentices

jasmine hendricks

jasmine hendricks

apprentice

jasmine's bio

*Coming soon

sadie amarti

sadie amarti

apprentice

sadie's bio

*Coming soon

rachel vause

rachel vause

apprentice

rachel's bio

*Coming soon

our estheticians

jeanna getola

jeanna getola

esthetician

jeanna's bio

Jeanna truly loves what she does and offers her guests more than fifteen years of skincare knowledge. Jeanna was trained at the prestigious Rizzieri Institute in Marlton, New Jersey and has worked with some of the Industry’s famous skin care lines, including Bioelements, Biodroga, Dermalogica, Jan Marini Skin Research, Pevonia and SkinCeuticals. Since she joined sydneyalbert salonspa in 2004, Jeanna continues to offer her clientele results-oriented skincare treatments. taking great care of your skin is what Jeanna is all about.

Days in spa: Wednesday thru Friday and every other Saturday.

suzanne dimonte

suzanne dimonte

esthetician

suzanne's bio

Suzanne is a graduate of Mercer County Adult Evening School and is a passionate, licensed skin care specialist.  Suzanne has continued to hone her skills with educational classes at The International Dermal Institute in New York. Additionally, she has integrated her knowledge by volunteering as a certified instructor for the American Cancer Society, “Look Good Feel Better Organization”.  Suzanne teaches female cancer patients to care for their compromised skin due to chemo treatments.

Days in the spa: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and every other Saturday

maria pinho

maria pinho

esthetician

maria's bio
A skincare professional with over 12 years experience, Maria is a specialist in skin analysis and a master at executing results-oriented facial treatments and peels. Maria has received advanced training from some of the most prestigious skin care institutes including Decleor, Eminence, Skinceuticals, Repechage, Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare and Somme making her a well rounded expert in the field of esthetics.  She is also known for her waxing services, especially brow arching and brazilian waxing.  Maria looks forward to offering sydneyalbert guests relaxing treatments that provide outstanding results.
Days in spa: Sunday, Thursday and every other Saturday.
manana marchesi

manana marchesi

esthetician

manana's bio

Hailing from one of the oldest countries in the world, Georgia, Manana brings a genuine European experience for spa guests. She joined sydneyalbert salonspa in 2004 as a Skin Care Therapist and continues to provide exceptional waxing services and facial treatments. Manana has extensive knowledge with some of the Industry’s revered skin care lines including Dermalogica, Hylunia, Jan Marini Skin Research and Pevonia. Her specialties include facial waxing, body waxing, facial treatments and extractions.

Days in Spa:  Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

massage therapists

kevin lawrence

kevin lawrence

massage therapist

kevin's bio

Kevin graduated from Health Choices Massage School and has been providing relaxing, therapeutic massage treatments for over a decade. Kevin joined the team at sydneyalbert salonspa in 2004 and continues to provide memorable, genuine spa experiences. He welcomes all guests to experience his holistic style and eclectic approach to massage therapy. Kevin wholeheartedly believes the mind, body and spirit is the soulful way of massage that allows him to create a relaxing, long-lasting result. This is definitely a specialized spa treatment you do not want to miss!

Days in spa: Tuesday thru Saturday and every other Sunday.

patti morello

patti morello

massage therapist

patti's bio

*Coming soon

danielle degraw

danielle degraw

massage therapist

danielle's bio

*Coming soon

nail technicians

alice crammer

alice crammer

nail technician/make up artist

alice's bio

Alice earned her cosmetology license from Empire Beauty School and has been wowing guests ever since with her impeccable level of service. She continually seeks out education to hone her nail and make up skills and has completed training with OPI, Essie and Mirabella. Alice is proud of the numerous awards she has won for her outstanding nail art from Nails Magazine (2 time winner), China Glaze and Morgan Taylor. Her array of services includes manicures, pedicures, nail enhancements such as gels or acrylics and nail art. Enhance the beauty of your hands and feet with one of her relaxing nail services or treat yourself to an amazing make up application for your next special event. Alice is sure to please!

Days in salon: Tuesday thru Saturday and every other Sunday.

eddie galvan

eddie galvan

nail technician

eddie's bio

*Coming soon

guest service coordinators

kristy rose petrocelli

kristy rose petrocelli

guest service coordinator

kristy's bio

coming soon!

michele yuppa

michele yuppa

manager

michele's bio

As a licensed veteran of the Salon Industry for over twenty years, Michele joined the sydneyalbert team in 2008. Exploring the industry beginning as a nail technician, Michele found herself having a strong foundation in guest relations. Michele has transformed into becoming the salon manager, ensuring a comfortable flow for its clientele. It is Michele’s goal to ensure that each guest’s experience is a memorable one and she looks forward to assisting clients with any questions.

aziza kamara

aziza kamara

guest service coordinator

aziza's bio

*Coming soon

jacklyn althouse

jacklyn althouse

guest service coordinator

jacklyn's bio

*Coming soon

social media and website coordinators

casey marcinkiewicz

casey marcinkiewicz

social media and website coordinator

casey's bio

Casey is a graduate of the famed Rizzieri Aveda Institute where she led her class in many accomplishments. She has attended advanced training from the Aveda Institute, L’Oreal Professionnel, Davines, Eufora, Cezanne, and Unite Eurotherapy. As a stylist, Casey has advanced training in Keratin smoothing treatments (including Lasio and Cezanne) as well as all other aspects of your hair care needs. You will be sure to enjoy your time spent with Casey and walk out with the ultimate hair experience. On the other side of hair, Casey has become a part of our Social Media team. Look for her posts on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages.

Days in the salon: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, every other Saturday and every Sunday.

management

lauren albert

lauren albert

salon owner

lauren's bio

Every business needs a leader, and Lauren is ours. Lauren graduated from Boston University with a degree in Communications and Marketing. She began her business career in the world of advertising and continued her professional development in the beverage industry in the fields of sales and marketing. During those years, Lauren realized her real dream was to harmoniously blend her love for beauty and fashion with her business experience and interest in customer service. If timing in life is truly everything, then timing for Lauren to embark in her own business presented itself soon after her daughter Sydney was born. With the support of her husband Paul and mother Lynne, Lauren opened the doors to sydneyalbert salonspa in july 2004. She has continued the evolution of sydneyalbert through on-going training and education with industry experts and manufacturer partners including Bumble and bumble, L’Oreal Professionel, Raylon Corporation, Geno Stampora, Kristi Valenzuela, Michael Cole, John DiJulius, Scott Missad and Frank Gambuzza. Lauren’s core values of service excellence, personal integrity and mutual respect drive the sydneyalbert salonspa team to create a memorable, extraordinary experience for each and every guest daily.

darlene baldachino

darlene baldachino

stylist

darlene's bio

As a creative stylist and makeup artist, Darlene has attended numerous advanced and master’s courses offered by the world’s leading stylists, hair academies and communication experts including Etre Joli, Geno Stampora, L’Oréal Professionnel, Nancy Braun, Toni & Guy, Temptu and Unite Eurotherapy. Additionally, she has also worked in NJ Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week, LA Fashion Week, and has styled the hair and done makeup for celebrities and television personalities including Allison Sweeny, Denise Richards, “Kim G” from the Real Housewives of New Jersey and Mya. Darlene specializes in Balayage color, Keratin smoothing treatments and airbrush makeup. Whether you’re looking for a complete beauty metamorphosis or skillful enhancement, Darlene is your go-to stylist.

Days in salon: Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.

joie brann

joie brann

stylist/director of education

joie's bio

Joie…Our Master Stylist, joined the SA team in 2004 bringing three decades of experience with her. Her inspiration comes from many facets in life and her thirst for education is unending. She always brings the latest trends and exceptional service to her guests.

Joie’s philosophy is to create colors, styles and/or recreate texture to suit your individual needs. Her focus is in the details that define your specific needs. During your consultation together, you will strategize a game plan to create the perfect look or solve the challenges you maybe be dealing with. Immediately, you will love the transformation in the color, condition and style of your hair. A true artist indeed!

For her male guests, Joie’s tonsorial skills include classic styling, trending fades, hard parts, facial hair shaping and color services.

Each and every time you leave the salon, you will feel confident knowing you are looking your very best. You will also take with you the knowledge on how to recreate your look with the perfect products in hand. Joie stands behind her creations and wants you to be 100% content.

Days in the Salon: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

michele sondej

michele sondej

senior stylist/director of education

michele's bio

For over three and a half decades, Michele’s experience, accomplishments and dedication to the world of hair and makeup have been her undying passion. As a senior hairstylist and director of education in the beauty industry, Michele has evolved with the times by attending various business seminars and advanced classes with: Eufora International, L’Oréal Professionnel, Toni & Guy, Temptu Airbrush Makeup and Unite Eurotherapy. Joining the sydneyalbert team in 2009 has given Michele the opportunity to continue her journey in beauty. Michele specializes in the following hair services: Ombre, Balayage and customized hair cutting. She welcomes you to come in and experience a truly professional salon visit.

Days in salon: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and every other Saturday.

michele yuppa

michele yuppa

manager

michele's bio

As a licensed veteran of the Salon Industry for over twenty years, Michele joined the sydneyalbert team in 2008. Exploring the industry beginning as a nail technician, Michele found herself having a strong foundation in guest relations. Michele has transformed into becoming the salon manager, ensuring a comfortable flow for its clientele. It is Michele’s goal to ensure that each guest’s experience is a memorable one and she looks forward to assisting clients with any questions.