Born in New York raised in Puerto Rico, he grew up in the industry working at his Father's Barber Shop. Wanting to achieve his dream of becoming a successful hair stylist on a higher level, he relocated to New York; there he attended a private hair academy. After a number of years building his reputation as an amazing hair cutter, retexturizing specialist and expert colorist, he relocated to Orlando with plans to start his own beauty empire. Cruz conceived his dream in 1995. He continues to reach for higher levels of achievement and set high standards in the beauty industry. Cruz loves the industry for the pure joy he is able to give his guests by showing them his abilities. His natural awareness of lines and balance together with continual extensive training in all aspects of the industry makes him a true icon.
Luzaida has been doing hair for 17 years and has always been ahead of her time, keeping up with every hair style and trend. Her loyal clients absolutely love her because she excels in cutting and coloring hair based upon her clients' complexions, facial shape and features. She has intensely trained in Paul Mitchell Hair Camps for Hair Color as well as Keune Hair Color and has attended several classes specializing in Keratin Copola & GK Keratin Treatments. Her expert color & haircutting techniques keep clients coming back time and time again. She specializes in Hot Heads Hair Extensions as well! Please Call Luzaida for an appointment at: 407-230-3585
Dawn is originally from Pittsburgh, PA. She moved here in 1986 & has been working at Bella Lina Cruz Salon for the last 10 years. She has been doing hair as a licensed cosmetologist for the past 26 years. Dawn has had extensive training in all areas of hair color & design. She has had the privelage to work with artists such as David Stanko & Sam Villa & has mentored under Michael Cole & John Maxwell for great business skills. Dawn works with many color lines such as; Redken, Goldwell, Scruples, Davines, Privana, Matrix, Schwarkoff & Paul Mitchell. She is always furthering her education by searching for new & exciting inspirations from all aspects of life. Learning is a journey not a destination. Please come in for a complimentary consultation whether it is for color, highlights, a new haircut, Keratin Treatment or extensions she will have a custom look just for you that will fit your budget, lifestyle & your personality. Dawn cares for her clients & her greatest thrill is making sure you feel beautiful!
Dorene feels very privileged to be a stylist for Bella Lina Cruz Salon. She has always been fascinated how she is able to share her vision with others by enhancing natural beauty.
Dorene's career began as a stylist in 1999 and through the years she has developed a passion for this industry that has grown with time. Her journey began with Bella Lina Cruz salon in 2009. Prior to this honor, she was a stylist in New Jersey. She has had tremendous opportunity advancing her skill in advanced training academies in New York City such as Matrix Academy and Wella Studio for Advanced Color training and in color correction earning a title of color specialist. Aside from those experiences, she is also Great Length Extensions certified, Keratin treatment certified, Paul Mitchell and Vidal Sassoon trained, as well as a certified make up artist in airbrush, basic makeup application and photography. Not only is she a stylist, but she is also an active Scruples educator in the state of Florida educating other stylists about scruples coloring system and techniques. Being involved with Scruples Professional Haircare Company has allowed her to keep her skills current and active in the fashion industry of hair. Dorene loves what she does and she does not feel this is a job, but a way of fulfilling her passion to help others achieve their vision.
Lindsey has been in the beauty industry for almost 10 years. Starting as a Massage Therapist at the young age of 21, she learned that she loved making people feel good by healing them. She then furthered her career by enrolling in Cosmetology school. Lindsey now not only makes her clients feel good, but look good as well. Besides her love of cutting, coloring, and re-texturizing hair, She also specializes in waxing and natural nails.
I have been a licensed cosmetologist for over 20 years. I have extensive training in Haircutting, Color, Relaxers, Up-do's, & Nail Care. I was privileged for many years to be an educator for Bumble & Bumble and Aveda in haircutting, color and all forms of up-do's. I was able to learn from several different well known educators in the salon industry! I continue to have a passion for the latest styles & trends. My number one priority is customer service; I want to make sure my client feels great on the inside & showing it on the outside by achieving their desired look above & beyond their expectations.
Dodie has over 15 years of experience in the beauty industry and a passion for hair that spans a lifetime. After working in New York and in the Disney area for a number of years, her desire to be in a salon where relationships could be established with clients and their families led to her becoming a independent stylist.
Her favorite service is hair color transformation, when the right color combines with a fabulous cut to give the client a gorgeous new look. She feels that "it is so rewarding when a client looks in the mirror and loves what they see". Not only does Dodie provide exceptional hair care services but she possesses a wealth of knowledge that includes training with Bumble and Bumble, Goldwell, Aveda, All -Nutrient Organic Hair Color,Paul Brown Hair Straightening Systems, Global Keratin Treatment, Coppola Keratin Treatment, Hairdo by Jessica Simpson, Intaglio and Rhonda Allison Skin Care.
Her schedule fills quickly and same day appointments are taken based on availability
Work hours are: Wednesday - Saturday 10am- 8pm
Please call or Text 407-489-1725 for an appointment!
Hello I'm Mary Ann Geyer, I've been behind the chair as well as on stage and behind the scenes of fashion shows for 30 + years. Educated in NJ and relocating to
FL 18 years ago.
Being a hairstylist is a hobby and passion and I believe a talent of mine.
I enjoy continuing education classes year round on coloring, cuts, and product knowledge.I believe your never too old to learn and that you will never know everything.
Change is constant.. and the simplicity of a bang, part change, or a few highlights can change a person's entire look. Hair is the frame of the face of which is the picture to the frame!
I'm the mom of 2 great guys, I enjoy family friends, dining out, traveling, and new experience. Feel free to contact me for a consultation and/ or appt. 407-493-4754
Marie is originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She relocated to Florida with her family in 1999. She has been working as an independent hair stylist in the
Central Florida area since 2002.
Marie continues to expand her knowledge in the latest hair & color trends by continuing her education, which plays a vital part in her success as a hair stylist. Marie is also a Paul Mitchell National Educator and specializes in multi-cultural hair, color, and styling.
When she started her business she never imagined that she would meet so many beautiful people both inside and out. She loves seeing their transformation through the art of beauty. Guest's satisfaction is her number one goal, through educating them on how to duplicate their style at home and look their best.
Every trend is not for everyone, and she takes great pride in making sure each guest's color & cut suits their personality, individuality and lifestyle.
Tara is originally from Tallahassee, she has been a licensed hairdresser for over 16 years! She moved to Orlando in 2000, she has always loved doing hair even as a child. Tara is Keratin & BioIonic Certified for all types of Hair Straighting. She continues her education by attending classes on all the latest trends in Hair Coloring & All types of Razor cuts as well as scissor cuts. She does all types of facial waxing & eyelash/eyebrow tinting. Tara is trained in Hair Extensions, Haircolor, Highlites, Perms, Straightners & Block Coloring!
Casey Jean Angione fell in love with this industry when her career began in 2012. Casey is an honored graduate of the Aveda Institute of hair styling and cosmetics, one od the nations most prestigious institutes of cosmetology and hair design. Casey specializes in the latest hair coloring trends and is called for frequently by clients looking for the latest ideas in hair fashions. Casey has had extensive training in Global Keratin, Aveda, Scruples, and Bumble and Bumble. She is a master of cosmetology, and with her bubbly personality and desire to please clients she creates the perfect relationship that delivers the most sought after hair styling achievements.
Sarah specializes in precision cutting and highlighting. She has a artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to come up with styles individualized to their needs. A master of her craft, she keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear on the fashion scene. She received her training from the prestigious Aveda Institute of Hair and cosmetology. She has continued training with Global Keratin, Aveda, Scruples, and Bumble and Bumble. She is very happy to be with Bella Lina Cruz Salon and the whole team. Whether you want a contemporary classic cut or a funky avant-garde style, you are sure to be pleased with the experience you have with Sarah as well as the result. Sarah's number one priority is achieving her clients’ hair care needs and is dedicated to exceeding their expectations.
"Alicia has trained extensively with both AVEDA and Paul Mitchell Systems since 2011. She has since had a successful caree rin an AVEDA concept salon in Colorado Springs as a senior stylist, team lead and in-house make-up educator. Alicia has taken advantage of multiple opportunities to gain advanced education in hair coloring effects and cutting. These advances in her career have lead to opportunities in television, having styled a number of Colorados FOXNews anchors and televison reality stars. Upon returning to her hometown in 2016, Alicia briefly worked in a private salon suite which allowed her to venture outside of her box and gain experience with Wella, Pravana, Pulp Riot and Keratin Complex. Alicia brings her passion to Bella Lina Cruz Salon and specializes in (but not limited to) dimensional color and creative cutting. She ensures each guest feels understood while conveying their desired results and maps out customized plans to help acheive #hairgoals. Have a seat in her chair at Bella Lina Cruz Salon and leave feeling Beautiful from the inside out."