WINDERMERE

7828 Winter Garden Vineland Road, Suite 142
Windermere, FL 34786
Phone: 407.876.0015
windermere@salondulay.com

ORLANDO

1430 N. Mills Ave, Suite 150
Orlando, FL 32803
Phone: 407.985.5243
orlando@salondulay.com
        


 

Meet The Team – Orlando – Dr. Phillips

Meet The Team Orlando – Dr. Phillips

Laura Dulay

Owner

Laura has been in the beauty industry since graduating high school. She moved from NJ to Orlando to work as a freelance hair and makeup artist for television and photography. She has travelled the world performing her craft and has done hair and makeup for companies like Home Shopping Network, Miller Brewing Company, Wella and Sally Beauty. She also worked in the salon at the Ritz Carlton, where she specialized in making brides radiant. Laura graduated from the Aveda Institute and has attended continuing education classes from Vidal Sassoon and Aveda. Laura is passionate about making sure every guest to Salon Dulay has a relaxing and rejuvenating experience and loves their hair!

laura@salondulay.com

Shelly A

Shelly A

Manager

Originally from Ohio, Shelly relocated to Orlando with her family in 2013 after spending the previous 12 years in Charlotte, NC. She has spent most of her life in retail management, and has worked with brands such as Starbucks, The Walt Disney Co., and most recently Margaritaville at Universal Orlando. Having previous salon experience, Shelly is excited to bring her passion for customer service to Salon Dulay. Shelly resides in Windermere with her husband of 24 years and has been with Salon Dulay since 2016

shelly@salondulay.com

Rachel

Supervisor

Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Rachel relocated to Orlando in January of 2020. She joined the Salon Dulay team in June of 2020, bringing with her several years of experience in both the Salon and Guest Service industries. She is excited to now be leading the team at the new Dr. Phillips location.

rachel@salondulay.com

Emily

Marketing Coordinator

Emily has been with Aveda since 2014. She moved from Sarasota to Orlando in 2018 after graduating from the University of South Florida with a bachelor’s in Hospitality Management. Since beginning her career with Aveda, she has attended numerous classes and training exercises with the Aveda Business College in St. Petersburg and has grown her network of Aveda colleagues and friends throughout the years. She loves to travel and experience new cultures and has been to 9 different countries so far. She lives in Orlando with her husband and their two fur babies.

emily@salondulay.com

Cindy

Colorist Level 3, Stylist Level 4

Cindy was born in Detroit, Michigan and grew up in Allen Park.  She has wanted to be a hairdresser since the 4th grade, and never wavered from that dream! Cindy chose to go to Detroit Barber College because she wanted to get into more modern hair styling.  Cindy loves staying fit by doing Zumba and enjoys attending art fairs and going to the beach.  She loves cooking, especially her heritage of Italian food. Cindy is a precision hair cutter and a master in razor cutting.  She also loves highlighting, perms, waxing and special event styling.

Linda

Colorist Level 3, Stylist Level 4

Linda became a hairstylist in 1985 after being inspired by some of her close friends in the industry. She is originally from New Jersey and has worked and trained at Aveda Institutes in Philadelphia and New Jersey. She relocated to Orlando, Florida in 1994 with her husband and two daughters. Linda worked for Salon Salon for 23 years where she had extensive training in Aveda, Goldwell and Bumble & Bumble.  Linda is most passionate about Aveda, because it is a salon spa experience for every guest. She specializes in color, perms, smoothing treatments, special event styles, hair extensions and advanced cutting techniques- from short bobs to long layers to men’s cutting.  When Linda is not working, she enjoys gardening, exercising, being with my family and friends, traveling to Europe and enjoying the different cultures and foods.

Dee

Colorist Level 3, Stylist Level 3

Hairstyling is in Dee’s DNA!  There are four generations of hairstylists in her family and she was most inspired by her father who was a big platform artist who specialized in Macel Waves.  Her family also owned a cosmetology school and Dee’s father made sure all of his children learned the trade.  Dee is a master at short ladies cuts and perms.  She also specializes in special event updos, single colors and highlighting.  In her free time, Dee enjoys working out, reading, doing puzzles and cooking.  Dee’s daily goal is to do better each day than the last!

Cristina

Colorist Level 2, Stylist Level 3

Cristina is from Michigan and graduated from Douglas J Aveda institute in 2010.  She moved to Florida in 2018 and loves creating a whole look for her clients- cut, color and style. She is most passionate about blondes, balayages, and highlights and also enjoys working with curly hair. Cristina is always ready to learn new techniques and classes are very important to her.  Her favorite part of her career is making people feel good about themselves.

 

Davina

Colorist Level 2, Stylist Level 3

Davina has been with the Aveda family since 2007. She received her education from the Aveda Institute of Tallahassee where she also attended FSU.  She loves taking the time to talk to you and customizing a look that fits your lifestyle and makes you feel great! She is proficient in Global Keratin treatments and VOMOR extensions. Come in today and have her help you boost your day!

Desi

Colorist Level 2, Stylist Level 3

Desi is originally from the small town of Benson, AZ and has always had a passion for all things creative.  She was especially passionate about the beauty industry, because it is forever evolving and that’s what she loves! The beauty industry is also the perfect fit for Desi, because she loves meeting new people, building relationships, and making people feel beautiful! Desi specializes in Balayage, blondes and “Lived-In” hair.  When she is not at the salon, she loves spending time with her family, trying new places to eat, and hanging out with her dog Daisy!

 

Lauren

Colorist Level 2, Stylist Level 3

Lauren is passionate about making each and every guest feel welcome, rejuvenated and confident after each visit. She began her career as a stylist at the Aveda institute in Clearwater when she was 18. After working at an Aveda salon in Tampa she relocated to Orlando to further her career and pursue her bachelors degree. Lauren has worked with many local photographers, designers, and bridal crews on shoots and fashion shows and even attended New York Fashion Week. She has a passion for education and mentorship in her salon and helped lead Rizzieri Orlando’s Assistant Program.  Lauren specializes in blonding services, trend cuts, keratin treatments, extensions, and bridal updos.  She treats every guest like family and makes sure all of her clients feel beautiful, both inside and out.

Sarah

Colorist Level 2, Stylist Level 3

Sarah is originally from Indiana and has lived in the Orlando area since 2012. Sarah has always had a passion for all things beauty starting from when she was a little girl. From doing her grandmother’s hair and makeup on the front porch, to styling hair for proms and weddings, these led her to attend cosmetology school. She attended the Aveda Institute of Orlando, which she graduated from in 2014, and has been doing hair behind the chair ever since. She loves to expand her knowledge of the beauty industry by learning from others and strives to make every experience for her guests unique and personalized. She is certified in Global Keratin treatments and creating volume and length with Vomor extensions. Sarah loves blonding, balayage and major transformations, but her true passion is making her guests feel beautiful no matter what.

 

Alexandra

Colorist Level 1, Stylist Level 2

I grew up as an artist, painting and drawing but was always very interested in the fashion and beauty industry. Viewing hair and makeup as an art form. Coming from a family who practices holistic medicine I gravitated towards Aveda for it’s naturally derived ingredients and focus on wellness. Originally from New York and raised in Pennsylvania, I moved to Orlando to be closer to family and attended the Aveda Institute where I’d find my passion for the beauty industry. In my free time I always find it important to spend quality time with friends and family as well as practicing and perfecting my craft. I specialize in blondes and balayage as well as short and men’s cuts.

 

Alexis

Colorist Level 1, Stylist Level 2

Alexis has been a Central Florida resident since she was four years old. She graduated from the Aveda institute in Winter Park Florida. Alexis is married to her high school sweetheart and is a proud dog and cat mom who loves hiking and being surrounded by nature. Alexis loves dimensional color, lived in blondes, balayage, and curly hair. She also has vast product knowledge and loves teaching others how to care for their hair. Most importantly, she loves making people fall in love with their hair.

 

Brittany

Colorist Level 1, Stylist Level 2

Born in Gainesville, Fl, Brittany moved to Orlando in 2013 to work for the Walt Disney World Resort for 5 years, making magic and spreading pixie dust. She was part of the Marion Performing Ballet growing up, and had a knack for helping her fellow performers with their updos and makeup for shows, which is where she first fell in love with all things beauty related. Brittany graduated from the Aveda Institute in 2017, and trained for a year and half as a salon assistant before going behind the chair. She loves doing makeup, updos, pixie cuts, and funky colors. In Brittany’s free time, you can find her cuddling with her dogs or dancing in her living room to Lady Gaga.

 

Jamilla

Colorist Level 1, Stylist Level 2

Jamilla was born in Maryland but raised in Central Florida since the age of five.  While obtaining her bachelors degree Jamilla found herself being asked to mimic the styling of her hair on to others.  This was when she began to grow a passion for her craft.  Upon graduating college, she began cosmetology school.  While still in cosmetology school, Jamilla began working as an assistant at an Aveda salon and soon after graduating from the Aveda Orlando Institute in 2015, she began working behind the chair.  Jamilla has a passion for wowing her guests with her attention to detail.  She is very familiar with curly textured hair, although she loves working with all textures.  Jamilla specializes in long hair cuts, blonding and balayage.

Jessica

Colorist Level 1, Stylist Level 2

After moving to the United States in 2013 from South Africa, Jessica followed her dreams of becoming a hairstylist and makeup artist by attending Aveda Institute in Jacksonville where she was awarded a full scholarship. Jessica is passionate about the Aveda lifestyle and ensuring her clients feel beautiful inside and out.  As a general stylist, Jessica loves pairing a beautiful hair color with a complimenting haircut.  She specializes in balayage, soft blended blondes, dimensional blondes, long layered haircuts and blunt textured styles.  She specializes in bridal makeup and loves enhancing a client’s natural beauty to ensure they feel and look their best on their special day.

 

Moriah

Customer Service

Moriah was a military brat who was born in Germany and moved to Orlando in 2010 with her husband and two sons. She has been a part of the Aveda network for 10 years and is passionate about the Aveda mission and creating incredible experiences for every guest.

Taylor

Customer Service and Assistant

Taylor has been in the hair industry for most of her life! Her mom is a cosmetologist and Taylor would help her at work and go to hair shows with her. She is super excited to be working in the salon industry where she is surrounded by motivational people and to be a part of a team that will bring smiles to everyone’s faces. She is looking forward to the next chapter of her career as she is attending cosmetology school and cannot wait to be on the other side of the chair to bring even more smiles to her guests.