Priti has been a stylist since 1998, and is the proud owner of The Kindest Cut. She strives to lead her team on top of current trends in our ever-evolving industry by hosting classes for her staff monthly. She is a certified Deva-Curl expert, specializing in a specific Curly Girl Deva cut. She has attended shows in Paris, London, Italy, and all over the United States led by top industry professionals. On top of owning TKC, she is also a Davines Educator, teaching other salons throughout the area who have decided to carry the elite Davines Color Line. With the strong passion to inspire, Priti finds her inspiration from travelling to exotic places and eating good food. She lives by the great motto of, “Work hard, play hard!”
Taylor has been with The Kindest Cut family since fall 2018. Her career began in New Jersey and she has spent the last few years working in San Diego. She maintains a focus on the modern edge of design and style with skills in Balayage, Hair-Painting, Razor and Classic Cutting. Her expansive formal training includes certifications from Paul Mitchell, Arrojo, Salvage Salon, Alter Ego and Davines. She has a strong tie to our military families and loves wedding and event styling. Her priority is to provide guests with an excellent modern salon experience.
Shelby is our newest member to join The Kindest Cut Salon! A proud NOVA native, Shelby's journey begin as one of Donna's many cosmetology students. Shortly after, Shelby became an amazing hair stylist. She has developed her own colorful and fashion forward style. Shelby enjoys working with fantasy colors and men's grooming. In her free time, Shelby has attended hair shows and enjoys trying new colors on her own hair!
Michelle joined our team at the beginning of 2019. She brings with her years of extraordinary customer service experience. She has the hands that do work and the mind that cares for guests. With her help we are able to efficiently manage our appointment books and keep our hidden gem of a salon clean and professional. When she is not at the salon, Michelle enjoys hanging with friends and tropical smoothies!
Adiam is one of our new part-time front desk service coordinators. She is a Fairfax native and loves the northern Virginia area! Adiam loves 90s music and comedy movies! During her free time, Adiam enjoys spending quality time with her friends and family. She is a fun and upbeat person and we are so happy to have her on the team!
Carolina has been with The Kindest Cut since 2003. She is a Davines educator and The Kindest Cut's Education Director. Having traveled all over, she is a passionate stylist who is always challenging herself. Specializing in color, precision and razor cuts, braiding, relaxing and straightening services. Carolina is also a certified Deva-Curl expert with a specific focus on cutting curly hair. Carolina is a true craftsman.
Donna has been with The Kindest cut family since summer of 2019. Donna brings with her over 36 years of experience to the salon. Donna is not only a TKC stylist but also a cosmetology educator for Fairfax county public schools and a former educator for Redken. Donna strives to stay up to date on the latest trends and techniques. Donna’s passion is to make a client feel comfortable with their hair and style. Donna believes that a client should not only love their cut but be educated on how to maintain the style at home. Donna has many strengths such as color, highlighting, Brazilian Blowouts, and cuts. On Donna’s free time she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren her dogs and traveling with her Spyder group on her motorcycle.
Megan has been with The Kindest Cut since 2007, where she has excelled as our salon manager. She brings with her extensive knowledge of the industry with 18 years of styling experience. Megan brings a guest friendly attitude, and we
are very lucky to have her expertise.
Janiah is one of the newest members to join The Kindest Cut Salon! She's been working in the customer service industry for over 5 years and is a great addition to the guest services team. She loves working with people and making connections with our guests. Originally from Culpeper, Virginia, Janiah moved to NOVA around 6 years ago. In her free time, you'll find Janiah painting as well as spending time outdoors with her family and friends!
Hillary Started at TKC 14 years ago as front desk services, during that time she had the opportunity to apprentice as a nail technician. Her love for providing guest with thoughtful, personal and natural nail care bloomed from there. She since has obtained her RN and currently works full time as a nurse, Hillary still remains passionate for nail care which keeps her with the TKC team part time. She is truly a woman of many talents!