Lakewood Ranch Salon


Sue Anne Cinnamon: Master hair designer, stylist and colorist with 30 years experienceSpecializing in New York trendy attitudes in hair designHi lites, Lo lites, proper color placement, panels, blocks, foils, glazingFormally a member of the RUSK international design team and international platform artistPrevious owner of two New Jersey salons, previous Director of Cosmetology at the Meridian Career Institue, certified in Milady's "Survival Strategies" and Milady's "High Impact Teaching Skills and Techniques"Member of the CEA, and certified in Coppola Keratin Straightening systemTrained 2 weeks in London at the Vidal Sassoon AcademyAlternatives in Hair for Men, certified and trained in all facets of hair replacement.


Mary Pallante: Cosmetologist, Mary Pallante has been in the hair styling industry for more than 7 years some of them training in Vegas.  After receiving her license from the Ford Beauty Academy in Boardman, Ohio, Mary continued her education by traveling the country to train with some of the most talented salon owners in the industry.  Never ceasing to develop her art, Mary continues to attend expert cutting and coloring classes and has received advanced education in Redken, Majarell, and Nioxin, as well as certification in the Keratin smoothing system. Amongst her many talents she is also specializes in Sin Pretty Hair Extensions. Whether it is a simple trim, or a complete hair makeover, Mary Pallante is a consummate professional.  She provides each guest with her undivided attention, and by listening to their desires is able to expertly sculpt their vision into reality.

Viktoria Banka: Viktoria specializes in precision cutting and with her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail 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 is constantly working on her own innovative techniques always pushing the boundaries of hair. She is trained in and has expanded upon the cutting techniques of Aveda. She continues to improve her skills through international training with elite educators. 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 Viktoria as well as the result. Viktoria is a Certified L'Oreal Color Master, Keratine treatment and Kerastase. She is one of the leading stylist for Kerastase.

Mel Sosnoski: 30 years experience. Recently traveled to NYC for a 2-day class with Nick Arrojo from the show What Not to Wear. Constantly challenging for herself to keep learning and enjoys helping people have healthy shiny hair that is easy to manage. Her goal is to give people a style that is right for them and make them look and feel their best. Feel free to come look at pictures with Mel and have a free consultation about your hair!


Sheila Mooney: Sheila has joined Ana Molinari Salon coming to us from Wilton, CT where she worked as a hairstylist and colorist for 15 years. She has had extensive advanced training over the course of her career and is always looking for new ways to improve and learn new techniques and trends IN HAIR AND MAKEUP. Some (but not all!) of the classes Sheila hascompleted have been with: Frederic Fekkai, Paul Mitchell, SoCap Hair Extensions,U.S,A., L”Oreal, Devashan Cutting & Coloring technique, Framesi, MAC and Trucco.


Sumner Israel: Sumner is an artist. From pencil drawings to sculpting, design is constantly embedded in his psyche. This passion to create is mirrored in hairstyling. Whether it’s haircutting, coloring or styling, he loves to find ways to either stay on trend or make new trends, but always enhance the beauty of each individual. Education is a great motivator, evolving his skills daily from classes, fashion or hair shows, watching his peers and just observing people on the streets. He’s trained on Kerastace hair products, Short2Long extensions and L’Oreal Professional haircolor. Art is self-expression, hairstlyles are a way to express one’s self and Sumner feels blessed to be able to express his art through his guests.

Michelle Jordan:
Offering 14 years of Excellence as a Top Stylist/ Hair Colorist
Long Standing Client Base. Maintains a comprehensive understanding of the hair care industry. Top Training: Jacques Dessange hair cutting technique, Certified by L’Oreal Professionnel hair color, and Specialized Razor Cutting training by Nick Arrojo … Creative… artistic… highly skilled and knowledgeable… quick thinker… witty sense of humor…
Ambitious… hardworking… self motivated… detail oriented… outgoing… people-person. Specializing in hair extensions, updo’s, Weddings, Makeup, Color treatments, keratin treatments. Keeping up to date on the latest trends and giving everyone a touch of Hollywood glam is my specialty. I like to make each client feel special and achieve there own personal style.


Donald Paul DiZio: Donald Paul DiZio has worked all over the United States in the beauty industry for the past thirty years. From Philidephia, to Cincinnati, Chicago, and Florida; he is an accomplished platform artist. Donald has done, and continues to do freelance hair and makeup work for editorial publications such as Sarasota Style Magazine, What's Happening Tampa, and various local television commercials. He is proud to be a part of Beautiful Bride 2 B - an internet business that he created, offering hair and makeup services for brides. Formerly the Creative/Artistic Director at Mitchell's Salon - a multiple salon corporation - in Cincinnati, Ohio, Donald is excited to be present in Tampa, Florida working as a salon stylist and regional makeup artist for Jane Iredale.


Tina Oaks:  With over 20 years experience she specializes in color correction, multi dimension highlighting, precision cutting, razor and dry cutting. Graduated in California, attends Paul Mitchell continuing education. Master Colorist using Schwarzkopf and Redken. Specializes in long hair updos for all special events.


Make-Up Artists:

Helena Santiago: Helena Santiago is an accomplished and creative makeup artist with experience in all aspects of media makeup: fashion, video and print. Helena’s diverse background and experience creates a unique style accredited only to her and her artistic talent. She has the innate ability to bring out the natural beauty of her subject, no matter the gender, ethnicity or character portrayal. Whether her responsibilities take her on location to a motion picture set, television studio, video session or to wedding, Helena displays her mastery for creating the right look, a "flawless on film" look, for any occasion. Credits: Voted best make-up artist 2009 Creative Loafing Magazine



Helena Santiago: Helena has been in the Beauty Profession for over 14 years with a combined knowledge of skin and body services. She is passionate about the spa experience customizing every clients needs and delivering the highest quality treatment for all clients skin and body. She has directed and Instructed the Aesthetics Program for 3 local Beauty Academies for a combined 6 years. Her spa specialties include Spray Tanning, Lash extensions, customized facials treatments for every skin condition and rejuvenating body wraps that will leave your Skin, Body and Soul looking and feeling great.

Cindy Pachas:Medical Aesthetician, Electrologist, CME | Cindy is a 2003 honors graduate of the University of South Florida earning a B.S Degree in Elementary Education. Realizing a passion for skin health Cindy enrolled at the world renowned Steiner Institute where in 2005 she earned an AS. degree in Natural Health majoring in Paramedical Aesthetics. In 2011 Cindy went on to further her education in Electrolysis, and in 2012 completed her Florida license for Laser Hair Removal. Cindy is an accomplished Aesthetician with over 8 years experience in the Spa Industry as well as employment with one of the top Dermatologist in South Florida. Her focused training include Therapeutic Facials, Microderabrasion, Advanced Medical Chemical Peels, Dermaplaning Anti- Aging Facials. Acne Facials, Full Body Waxing, Eyelash / Eyebrow Tinting. Cindy is a motivated and positive professional who is passionate about providing results oriented skincare, and establishing lasting relationships with her clients.


Massage Therapists:  MM2756

Alberto Sardinas: Massage Therapist7 years experienceSpecializing in deep tissue, Swedish, hot stone, prenatal, athletic sport massage, and pain relief.


Nail Technicians

Jennifer Watson: Nail Technician and EstheticianSpecializing in natural nail care Luxury spa pedicuresshellacspa manicures hot oil manicureswarm paraffin treatmentsnail repairs with silk wrapsSkills USA national medalist in nail care European facialswaxingbrow and lash tinting


Janine Dixon: Janine has been licensed and has practiced natural nail care for over 22 years. She loves to educate her clients about the benefits of natural nail care and how it affects your total body. Janine has extensive training in massage techniques of the hands and feet. Through her practical knowledge and intuitive style, Janine tailors an amazing treatment for you to enjoy. Your nails look outstanding and your whole body feels amazing with any of her manicure or pedicure treatments. Janine is dedicated to making sure your nail care is relaxing, rejuvenating and educational. From natural nail to nail art and enhancements.


Helena Santiago: Helena has been in the Beauty Industry for over 14 years. Highly skilled in gel nails, shellac, tailored made pink and white, and overlays. A master nail art artist in free handing nail art and rock star nails. Spa pedicure and manicure experience can range from paraffin to hot oils and stones; add on services upon request.