Salon Bella Flora Team
Flora Paskalakis Stoltz
Flora began her career in 1987 and became an International Award-Winning Stylist within one year. Flora has also been honored to represent the USA in the prestigious international Hair Olympics four times. Flora holds many certifications including color, haircutting, barbering and extensions. In 2002 Flora’s passion for her Clients and her industry blossomed into Salon Bella Flora. Since the beginning, Flora’s mission has been to provide her Client’s with the best possible salon experience. Flora not only concentrates her efforts on providing top of the line products, tools and services, but also focuses on mentoring and continued education for herself, and the entire Salon Bella Flora team, keeping them on trend and current within this ever-evolving industry.
Flora has a passion for her industry and is grateful to share that passion with her Clients and the many talented individuals who call Salon Bella Flora home.
Nick has been a hairstylist for over 35 years. Nick started his career in New York City completing a rigorous training program with Vidal Sassoon and working off 5th Avenue. While in New York Nick worked as Director of Education in a large upscale salon. After relocating to Florida, Nick owned and operated three salons while still working as a Stylist. Nick specializes in advance haircutting for men and women, Keratin treatments and perms.
Alicja, better known as Olivia, was born and raised in Europe where she received her education in Cosmetology. Coming to the United States in 1986 and began her US career in Chicago. After relocating to Florida, Olivia furthered her educationand specializes in blondes, color, Keratin Treatments and Brazilian Blowouts.
Rebecca has been doing hair for over twenty years. Hair has always been her passion since she was a little girl. Rebecca specializes in unique highlighting techniques and is well known for her bob haircuts. Building confidences in others is what lights her passion everyday behind the chair. Rebecca is constantly improving her skills with education and staying up on the latest trends.
Rovena’s love for Cosmetology started from a young age while watching her mother do hair. When she moved from Europe in 2000, she pursued her career as a Cosmetologist specializing in up-dos, blondes, and hair-cutting. Rovena is a five-time Award-Winning Stylist competing nationwide.
Sophia graduated from Paul Mitchell Tampa, in 2016 and received her certification from the Ultimate Make-up Academy as Make-up Artist. Sophia specializes in balayage, blondes, extensions, fashion colors and wedding stylings. Sophia is constantly educating herself on the newest trends in the industry. She is always determined to reach all expectations toward satisfying her Guests.
Thomaitsa has been at Salon Bella Flora since 2015. She began her career as an Assistant, attended Cosmetology school and Barber school. Thomaitsa loves everything about this industry and feels personal pride in making women look and feel more beautiful and men look and feel more handsome.
Tina has been in the industry since 2000. In the first few years of her career she became the youngest member of the USA Professional Hairstyling Team. As a Representative of the USA Team, Tina competed throughout Europe and South America. Tina earned international recognition in her field as she received National awards for her styles. Tina notes, “If I can do competition hair, I can do any hair.” Tina loves this ever-changing business and continues to strive to learn new techniques.
Vincene started her career in 1984 after graduating from Randy Rick Beauty Academy in Reading, PA. Continuing her journey in Florida, Vincene became certified in Brazilian Blowout and has many color certifications. She loves the challenge of thin hair and enjoys working personally with her Clientele to achieve their hair goals creating customized color while protecting the health of their hair.
Andie has had the pleasure of working at Salon Bella Flora since 2019 the positive and high energy that the stylist, staff, and clients radiate; makes working here an enjoyable experience. Being surrounded by such talented and educated people has extended my knowledge in this industry and Andie is committed to learning more to assist the clients and others around.
Arianna’s calling for hair began as a child while competing in contemporary dance. Hair was a huge part in overall appearance when participating in dance competitions. She soon learned to style her own hair and the hair of fellow Dancers. It was through photography that Arianna got her creative perspective for hair design. Arianna is always striving to learn new techniques and stay current in the ever-changing hair industry.
Dana has worked professionally since 2001 providing clients with a wide range of comprehensive services. She participates regularly in continuing education to provide on-trend and relevant services to her clients. Dana specializes in hair color, cutting, and Keratin treatments. Dana is certified in microblading and scalp micropigmentation.Dana’s passion and love for her profession combined with her Clients’ happiness continue to motivate her as a Stylist.
Debra’s love for skincare and her passion for making people look and feel beautiful, is what led her to a career in esthetics. Debra has been in the industry for over twenty-five years. She has earned certifications in microdermabrasion, chemical peels and makeup. Her expertise is in all types of skincare and waxing with an outstanding talent for eyebrow design and tinting. Debra will discuss your concerns and develop a personalize plan for your professional facial treatments and home regimen.
Demi knew she wanted to be in the beauty industry early on. She loved to do friends hair and makeup during her adolescence years. Demi started at Salon Bella Flora in 2016 as a Receptionist and Associate, while attending cosmetology school. She was inspired everyday in both work and school. Demi’s life revolves around creativity. Being a Stylist specializing in color, balayage, extensions and special occasion make-up is the perfect conduit for her to explore and tap into her creative nature and benefits her skills as a Stylist. Demi’s growth in the industry continues every day.
Denise began her career in 2005 and is proud to have attended the Redken Exchange in New York City furthering her education and skill level. Denise’s approach begins with a good consultation ensuring she and her Guest are on the same page. When you’re in Denise’s chair you receive 100% of her attention. It is important to Denise that her Guest’s vision is represented on the outside ensuring they feel amazing on the inside.
Eugenia (Mocha) is a multi-cultural stylist and makeup artist. She has been in the industry for over twelve years and specializes in several extension methods, straightening services, color and is certified in Brazilian Blowout. Eugenia continues to master her trade and stretch her skills every day. The energy and enthusiasm she brings behind the chair is what her Clients truly admire with every visit.
Growing up in a family of cosmetologists Hannah knew she wanted to be in the industry. Hannah graduated from the Aveda Institute of Tampa Bay in 2018. Hannah continued educating herself by attending multiple training classes and has expanded her skill set by becoming certified in eyelash extensions. Hannah is driven by the confidence radiating from her clients as they leave the salon. Hannah continues to further her education and her passion for blonding and styling continues to grow every day.
Katherine started her career at Salon Bella Flora in 2007 as an Assistant and determinedly worked to become a Stylist. Katherine has competed internationally and is a four-time Award-Winning Stylist. Her passion for Cosmetology stems from her love of art and sharing her ability to being able to express her creativity through hair. Katherines warm charismatic personality makeseveryone feel at home in her chair.