Bastiano Salamone moved to NYC from Rochester, NY, after leaving a graduate program for International Relations, in order to pursue his true passion, the art of hair styling. Inspired by a summer in Italy, assisting in a trendy hair salon, in 2004, Bastiano pursued his cosmetology license at the Aveda Institute in NYC. He later worked at the Ted Gibson Salon, for over 2 years, where he also had his formal salon training.
Bastiano loves participating in fashion week, working on various publications including “Harper’s Bazaar” and “Elle” magazines. Bastiano also enjoys creating flattering styles that make for truly achievable looks at home, his exceptional hair extensions services transform his clients image, and his hair straightening procedures help his clients achieve a more desirable hair texture. Bastiano is an incredible member of the Gemini 14 Salon team, where his uplifting positive attitude makes him loved by his clientele and coworkers.