we listen and then we respond with the cutting edge resources of our profession. Every member of our staff is in school at least 4 times a year so we can bring the best of our field to you. Our commitment to excellence results in your healthiest hair, skin, and nails.
Judith Sanchez Perez
Judy Sanchez Perez is the owner, artistic director and soul of NYHC. Her professional background includes master stylist, colorist and educator status across color, cutting and styling disciplines. Judy’s esthetic, artistic and technical standards not only require her staff to be in school at least four times per year but the integrity she brings to her craft applies to how NYHC is run from the inside out. She has a loyal following of clients, often spanning two generations, as well as a devoted staff. Around the salon we refer to Judy as the “hair whisperer” because she can coax the most beautiful color and cuts out of the most mischievous heads. Working in Manhattan at Saks Fifth Avenue, then managing their flagship salon in Long Island, Judy has maintained her cutting edge, exclusively for her clients, best-from-the-beauty-industry standards which her clients demand. “Mastery”, “excellence”, “artist”, “height of her powers” all work to describe this professional giant in a smiling, diminutive package.
Ina is a triple-threat, certified and an educator for Kemon color as well as a Master Colorist by the American Board of Certified Colorists. She excels at Copolla Keratin Treatments, trend-setting highlight color, up styles and blow outs. Ina is our salon rep for Kemon and loves both their organic lines, Nayo and Yo Color. Originally from Eastern Europe, Ina’s fashion sense is international and voracious. Ina’s enthusiasm, passion and energy is contagious. Ina began as a child in her mom’s studio, sewing, learning pattern construction and geometry. Today, that translates directly into her artistry and execution with hair design.
Ina is our Kemon color expert and leads the salon for education for Color in Green, a tone-on-tone, ammonia-free glazing system and Nayo, our organic, yogurt-based, ammonia-free, PPD-free permanent color with certified organic natural extracts.
Laz’s eye for the elegant, understated, sophisticated clean lines and subtle color mirrors her aesthetic attraction across arts disciplines. Laz is certified as a Master Colorist by the American Board of Certified Colorists. A student of fashion, costumes, art history and architecture, Laz’s time in New York and her eastern European roots inform every client conversation. Certified in eyelash extensions as well as cutting and styling, Laz is a tall drink of water with an eye for detail in a streamlined world.
A native Cape Codder, Sara's artistic inspiration comes from 70's and 80's punk rock and 90's hip hop fashion, synthesized into today's edgy, modern style.
She holds color certification from Clairol, Wella, Matrix, Redken, Goldwell, Pravana and Framesi but her passion is custom color in all shades of the rainbow, both for all over and bialiage effects.
Sara's razor cuts are outstanding. She loves working with the movement, layers and hair liberation in a razor design. Pairing edgy color with the perfect razor cut, is Sara's forte. Her quiet and unassuming manner is just a facade for the celebration that her cut and color work is.
When not in the salon, Sara works as a visual artist in oil, acrylic and mixed media.
Her empathy, sensitivity and compassion drew her to work with rescue animals at the Brewster Animal Rescue, where she adopted both a cat and a dog. Sara also helps raise money for the Sampson Fund.
Stephanie has a passion for play with color and line. With disciplined attention to detail and a love for strong design, Stephanie executes excitement in her color and cuts. This girl can foil and baliage like no one's business. Steph travels easily from micro to macro design, from head to nail work, and the through line is a celebration of the beauty she connects to in you.
Lilia is part of our international team who are under 30 and taking the beauty world by storm. Lilia does outstanding highlights and Keratin Treatments plus edgy haircuts for men and women. Her sense of fun in fashion were formed growing up in Moldova. Now, she combines that sense of fun with precision technique to translate what you picture in your head to exist ON your head with color and style. Her energy, thirst for new things and desire to succeed all make her able to envision the new you each time you sit in her chair.
Courtney's talent spans multiple disciplines within salon and spa services as she is an exceptional certified master massage therapist, Dr Hauschka aesthetician and a stylist. Book with Courtney to have experience the best in therapeutic touch, have your fine lines smoothed or your skin refreshed. Although outwardly quiet, Courtney is highly sensitive and gifted, to the benefit of all of her clients.
Borislava (Bobbi) Stoyanova
Originally from Bulgaria, Bobbi's love of color, design, detail and fun expresses itself as both a nail artist and pastry chef. Her eye takes in the whole confection, whether she is designing for your hands, feet or a 3-tiered celebration cake. Her sense of beauty and play combine to insure your nails are shaped and painted to perfection.