Our Stylists


Jo, Owner

 
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Tuesday 11-4
Thursday 2-8
Friday 10-7
Saturday 11-4

DevaCurl Certified Curl Specialist

DevaCurl Inspired Pintura Professional

DevaCurl Curl Care Specialist

Jo's journey began in the theater department of Southwest Texas State University. After receiving her BFA, she headed for New York City to pursue a career in theater. In the late 90s, Jo switched gears and began chasing her other passion…hair! She studied cutting and color technique at Devachan Salon, Redken, Wella, Rusk, and (most recently) L'ANZA, and she's been a "Devachan Salon Certified Curl Care Consultant" since 2005. Jo has been commended on Naturally Curly, Yahoo and Google for her ability to achieve outstanding results for her clients. Her large and loyal client base extends beyond the New Haven area and reaches as far away as Boston and D.C.!


Christy, Creative Director

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Tuesday 11-3
Wednesday 11-8
Thursday 11-8
Sunday 10-3

DevaCurl Advanced Stylist

DevaCurl Inspired Cutting Stylist 

DevaCurl Inspired Pintura Professional

Christy's experience and extensive training began in 1990 at State Academy of Cosmetology from where she's worked in CT salons and also, as an Educator and Platform Artist for Sebastian International. After a long line of classes and certifications, she has settled in as Jo Bruno Hair's Creative Director and Education Manager where her dedication to educating stylists and clients alike allows for her knowledge of the haircare industry to shine. A passion for giving each and every one of of her client's that little bit extra...providing that personal touch is her focus while working on everything from natural hair to classic or textured cuts and color. 


Jane

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Tuesday 3-8
Wednesday 3-8
Thursday 1-8
Friday 10-7
Saturday 10-3

DevaCurl Inspired Stylist

DevaCurl Inspired Pintura Professional

The Art of Texture: Transforming Super Curly Hair

Jane began her education in New Zealand when she studied at the Wellington Polytechnic School of Hairdressing. She continued her focus at LIBS in New York City and then finished up at Brio Academy here in CT where she honed her skills working on mixed race and African American cutting and styling. Jane enjoys working with all her types and textures for a cut & style or color.


Leah

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Sunday 10-3
Wednesday 1-8
Thursday 11-8
Friday 10-3:30

DevaCurl Inspired Stylist

DevaCurl Inspired Pintura Professional

DevaCurl Advanced Stylist

DevaCurl Certified Curl Specialist

Leah is a graduate of the Academy DiCappelli School of Cosmetology . After entering the industry at a young age, she learned that hard work would pay off to multiply her skills. Leah loves having the opportunity to work on all different hair textures, from pin straight to super curly.


Lucy

Saturday 10-3
Sunday 10-3
Wednesday 2-8
Thursday 1-8

DevaCurl Advanced Stylist

DevaCurl Inspired Cutting Stylist

DevaCurl Inspired Pintura Professional

DevaCurl Certified Curl Specialist

Lucy trained at the Paul Mitchell School. As the super curliest of our curly girls at Jo Bruno Hair, Lucy loves anything and everything to do with natural hair. Her thirst for information drives her knowledge of how to help her clients have a  perfect hair day, everyday! Lucy enjoys working with all hair textures for cuts, styling and color with a special place in her heart for curly guys and girls. 


Rebecka

 Sunday 10-3
Tuesday 3-8

Wednesday 11-8
Friday 11-5
Saturday  10-3

 

DevaCurl Inspired Cutting Stylist


Rebecka joined Jo Bruno Hair and Body in 2015 as a graduate of Academy DiCappelli School of Cosmetology. Her dedication to her craft and thirst for knowledge helped her to grow her skill set to become a well rounded stylist with a passion for all hair types, textures and styles. 


Amber

 

Tuesday 4-8

DevaCurl Inspired Cutting Stylist

 


Kiayla

 

Stylist Assistant