Refined Color & Cut
with an Edge

Julio Sosa - Owner, Senior Stylist, Color Expert

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he began his craft and working as a stylist at an early age, Julio has come to establish a successful career spanning over four decades. From Buenos Aires to New York, to attending training seminars in World Capitals across the Atlantic, Julio’s profound breadth of experience within his trade has allowed him to remain at the forefront of the latest trends in cuts and hair color. Training abroad at the Wella Studios in Paris, London and Athens, and throughout his careers at Wella’s local New York Rockefeller Center Studio. Julio graduated from the first crop of select top colorists in the USA as a Wella Master Color Expert.

His appealing personality and unwavering devotion in his client’s needs and preferences has earned him a loyal and venerable following of stand-in clientele. He is a firm believer in continuous education and professional development for his staff as well, always challenging the salon’s operators to refine their skills through in-salon training seminars. As an Owner, Julio’s philosophy is to provide world class salon services within a pleasant, inviting environment. Integrating an old school, honest work ethic with avant-garde techniques and applications, Julio continues to make his mark as an elite colorist and stylist in Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Gerardo Maldonado - Senior Stylist

Gerardo, one of Dueto’s International stylists, has over 25 years of experience in every aspect of hair. He remains current in the latest looks and styles. Gerardo’s artistic vision in haircutting and styling can transform you to ‘the” look, whether it is for a business meeting, a special occasion or event or your everyday fabulous look. Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Gerardo looked to advance his career and moved to New York to pursue his artistic talent. His passion for fashion and beauty energizes his quest for new techniques and styles. Gerardo trained at Wella, L’Oreal Paris and New York, Caritas Paris, Toni and Guy London and C & C Academia Llongueras Spain.

Jessica Buhan- Master Hair Colorist

Jessica specializes in many areas of hair and beauty. Her knowledge on the latest hair color fashion and trends, while keeping her expertise of the basic grey coverage, enhances her knowledge of highlights/lowlights techniques as well as making hair look its healthiest. Jessica’s work expands into Special Occasions such as up dos, Bridal parties/Weddings and Events/Black Tie Affairs. Certified with Keratin Complex and Brazilian Blowout Keratin Companies, her Keratin treatments are known for consistency and professional finish. Jessica’s care for the integrity of the hair leaves her with a strong and loyal client base at Dueto Salon since 2007.

Loggia Lazo - Master Hair Colorist

Born in El Salvador, Loggia has had a passion for hair from very early her career. Her intensive knowledge of hair coloring and styling is a result of experience and training both in Europe and in the United States. Combine the international experience with Loggia’s own natural ability to understand what will look best to match facial and bodily features, and you have a fabulous hair stylist. Working in the heart of the Upper East Side of Manhattan for 10 years, loggia has developed an exorbitant amount of amazing and loyal followers. Specializing in precision hair cutting showcases her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to create unique styles individualized to meet their needs. A master of her craft, she keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear in the fashion scene which make her clients stand out in the crowd. LOGGIA LAZO continues to receive international training in hair styling and coloring.

Giro Iriarte - Master Stylist

Giro Iriarte studied at the International Center of Beauty in Bogota, Columbia. He has been styling hair for the past twenty years, and working his magic on the Upper East Side for the past ten years. Dueto welcomes Giro to the salon!

Natasha Senyk - Master Stylist

Specializing in hair in the United States for the past 13 years. Originally from the Ukraine, she adds to the International flavor of Dueto Salon. Hair has always been Natasha’s passion and her need for a creative outlet shows through in haircutting and coloring. Natasha’s clients leave the salon feeling and looking their very best giving her a feeling of accomplishment and wellbeing. Keratin treatments and color are her specialty. Natasha’s philosophy is continued education and often attends color and haircutting classes at the Wella Studio, Vidal Sassoon and Bumble and Bumble.

Rosa Collado - Master Stylist

Rosita has been a Master Stylist for the past 25 years. Her proficiency in all types of up-do’s as well as current styles can transform a plain look to an over the top powerhouse. As a professional haircutter and colorist, Rosita listens to her clients’ wishes and improves on their ideas based on their hair growth and look. Rosita has a long list of weekly stand-in clients that depend on her to make them feel and look terrific. Trained in New York, Rosita ongoing attendance to beauty shows and expos gives way to her knowledge of trends and modern cut, color and styles. Rosita has been with Dueto Salon for 23 years and loving every minute of it!

Miranda Sadiku - Master Stylist

Miranda Sadiku, a native of Albania started her career more than two decades as a hairdresser. She has continued extending her education by attending classes in Europe as well as the United States at the Wella Studio.Her talent is creating natural looking color and highlights, Keratin treatments such as Copolla, Brazilian BlowOut, and Brazilian Zero without formaldehyde and completing the look with fabulous haircuts!She listens carefully to what you want to achieve and suggest on your hairstyle, hair texture and condition. She recommends hair care products that keep you hair looking great everyday.Miranda inspires our team to bring you the highest possible performance in everything that we do. We are confident you will find our team among the finest in the industry.

Marsha Dukich - Master Stylist

Marsha started her International hair styling career in Moscow where she worked in up and coming salons until 1986 and moved to Berlin. She immersed herself in the European culture, language and hair styles. In 1990 she returned to Moscow and continued her hair styling studies until 1993 at which time she moved to New York. Marsha’s career in the beauty industry took her through New York hair salons until she came to Dueto Hair and Color Salon in 2001 where she excelled using all her skills to bring out the best in trends to all her clients. Marsha attends regular hair color classes and seminars which continue to expand her knowledge base of the hair and fashion industry.

Paul Johnston - Master Stylist

After receiving a B.A. In Art History from C.U.N.Y., Paul decided to pursue a career where he could be hands-on creative. He decided that he could get the most satisfaction from the hair industry where he would dedicate his talent to making people happy through beauty. After his apprenticeship under Kenneth Batelle, where he learned both classic and contemporary haircutting and coloring, he proceeded to make his mark in New York’s competitive salon industry. Paul’s philosophy is that the client’s needs come first in every aspect of their salon experience. He prides himself in his attention to detail whether he is covering your grey, highlighting your base color or getting rid of unwanted textures through a keratin treatment. He understands your hectic schedule and does his best to accommodateyour every need on a moments notice. He is a lover of classical music as well as ballet. When not grooming his loyal following of many years, he is constantly attending to the beauty needs of his two champion King Charles Spaniels whose demands make them his most difficult clients!

Julio Sosa - Owner, Master Color Expert

Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he began his craft and working as a stylist at an early age, Julio has come to establish a successful career spanning over four decades. From Buenos Aires to New York, to attending training seminars in World Capitals across the Atlantic, Julio’s profound breadth of experience within his trade has allowed him to remain at the forefront of the latest trends in cuts and hair color. Training abroad at the Wella Studios in Paris, London and Athens, and throughout his careers at Wella’s local New York Rockefeller Center Studio. Julio graduated from the first crop of select top colorists in the USA as a Wella Master Color Expert.

His appealing personality and unwavering devotion in his client’s needs and preferences has earned him a loyal and venerable following of stand-in clientele. He is a firm believer in continuous education and professional development for his staff as well, always challenging the salon’s operators to refine their skills through in-salon training seminars. As an Owner, Julio’s philosophy is to provide world class salon services within a pleasant, inviting environment. Integrating an old school, honest work ethic with avant-garde techniques and applications, Julio continues to make his mark as an elite colorist and stylist in Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Gerado - Master Stylist

Gerardo, one of Dueto’s International stylists, has over 25 years of experience in every aspect of hair. He remains current in the latest looks and styles. Gerardo’s artistic vision in haircutting and styling can transform you to ‘the” look, whether it is for a business meeting, a special occasion or event or your everyday fabulous look. Originally from Caracas, Venezuela, Gerardo looked to advance his career and moved to New York to pursue his artistic talent. His passion for fashion and beauty energizes his quest for new techniques and styles. Gerardo trained at Wella, L’Oreal Paris and New York, Caritas Paris, Toni and Guy London and C & C Academia Llongueras Spain.

Jessica Buhan- Master Hair Colorist

Jessica specializes in many areas of hair and beauty. Her knowledge on the latest hair color fashion and trends, while keeping her expertise of the basic grey coverage, enhances her knowledge of highlights/lowlights techniques as well as making hair look its healthiest. Jessica’s work expands into Special Occasions such as up dos, Bridal parties/Weddings and Events/Black Tie Affairs. Certified with Keratin Complex and Brazilian Blowout Keratin Companies, her Keratin treatments are known for consistency and professional finish. Jessica’s care for the integrity of the hair leaves her with a strong and loyal client base at Dueto Salon since 2007.

Loggia Lazo - Stylist

Born in El Salvador, Loggia has had a passion for hair from very early her career. Her intensive knowledge of hair coloring and styling is a result of experience and training both in Europe and in the United States. Combine the international experience with Loggia’s own natural ability to understand what will look best to match facial and bodily features, and you have a fabulous hair stylist. Working in the heart of the Upper East Side of Manhattan for 10 years, loggia has developed an exorbitant amount of amazing and loyal followers. Specializing in precision hair cutting showcases her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to create unique styles individualized to meet their needs. A master of her craft, she keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear in the fashion scene which make her clients stand out in the crowd. LOGGIA LAZO continues to receive international training in hair styling and coloring.

Copy of Loggia Lazo - Stylist

Born in El Salvador, Loggia has had a passion for hair from very early her career. Her intensive knowledge of hair coloring and styling is a result of experience and training both in Europe and in the United States. Combine the international experience with Loggia’s own natural ability to understand what will look best to match facial and bodily features, and you have a fabulous hair stylist. Working in the heart of the Upper East Side of Manhattan for 10 years, loggia has developed an exorbitant amount of amazing and loyal followers. Specializing in precision hair cutting showcases her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to create unique styles individualized to meet their needs. A master of her craft, she keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear in the fashion scene which make her clients stand out in the crowd. LOGGIA LAZO continues to receive international training in hair styling and coloring.

Copy of Loggia Lazo - Stylist

Born in El Salvador, Loggia has had a passion for hair from very early her career. Her intensive knowledge of hair coloring and styling is a result of experience and training both in Europe and in the United States. Combine the international experience with Loggia’s own natural ability to understand what will look best to match facial and bodily features, and you have a fabulous hair stylist. Working in the heart of the Upper East Side of Manhattan for 10 years, loggia has developed an exorbitant amount of amazing and loyal followers. Specializing in precision hair cutting showcases her artistic vision and impeccable attention to detail. She enjoys working with clients to create unique styles individualized to meet their needs. A master of her craft, she keeps up with the latest techniques and hair trends as they appear in the fashion scene which make her clients stand out in the crowd. LOGGIA LAZO continues to receive international training in hair styling and coloring.

Natasha Senyk - Stylist

Specializing in hair in the United States for the past 13 years. Originally from the Ukraine, she adds to the International flavor of Dueto Salon. Hair has always been Natasha’s passion and her need for a creative outlet shows through in haircutting and coloring. Natasha’s clients leave the salon feeling and looking their very best giving her a feeling of accomplishment and wellbeing. Keratin treatments and color are her specialty. Natasha’s philosophy is continued education and often attends color and haircutting classes at the Wella Studio, Vidal Sassoon and Bumble and Bumble.

Rosita - Master Stylist

Rosita has been a Master Stylist for the past 25 years. Her proficiency in all types of up-do’s as well as current styles can transform a plain look to an over the top powerhouse. As a professional haircutter and colorist, Rosita listens to her clients’ wishes and improves on their ideas based on their hair growth and look. Rosita has a long list of weekly stand-in clients that depend on her to make them feel and look terrific. Trained in New York, Rosita ongoing attendance to beauty shows and expos gives way to her knowledge of trends and modern cut, color and styles. Rosita has been with Dueto Salon for 23 years and loving every minute of it!

Marsha - Stylist

Marsha started her International hair styling career in Moscow where she worked in up and coming salons until 1986 and moved to Berlin. She immersed herself in the European culture, language and hair styles. In 1990 she returned to Moscow and continued her hair styling studies until 1993 at which time she moved to New York. Marsha’s career in the beauty industry took her through New York hair salons until she came to Dueto Hair and Color Salon in 2001 where she excelled using all her skills to bring out the best in trends to all her clients. Marsha attends regular hair color classes and seminars which continue to expand her knowledge base of the hair and fashion industry.

Karina Landestoy - Junior Stylist

Originally from the Dominican Republic, Karina came to New York in 2009. She developed her interest in the beauty industry and took to the floor her knowledge of color, cut and style acquired from some of the best academies from the Dominican Republic, Nacidit to New York, Wella Studio. Karina at her young age is a very talented stylist, very dedicated and still attending classes in different cities to expand her knowledge. She is a rising star.

Axel Fabre - Junior Stylist

Axel has been in the beauty industry for the past 11 years. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Axel studied at Rogies School of Beauty Culture in San Juan, PR and TIGI as well. During the first 8 years of his career in Puerto Rico, Axel had the opportunity to work in the field with renowned brands: Elizabeth Arden, Lancome, Estee Lauder, Zen Spa, Beyond Salon, and Bloom Salon-Official Salon of the Miss Universe Puerto Rico. Axel has expanded his portfolio of work since his arrival in NYC and we are now pleased to have him at Dueto Salon where he continues to expand his hair color knowledge with Wella Studio NYC where Axel is getting closer to achieve his goal of Master Color Expert.

Paul Johnston - Master Stylist

After receiving a B.A. In Art History from C.U.N.Y., Paul decided to pursue a career where he could be hands-on creative. He decided that he could get the most satisfaction from the hair industry where he would dedicate his talent to making people happy through beauty. After his apprenticeship under Kenneth Batelle, where he learned both classic and contemporary haircutting and coloring, he proceeded to make his mark in New York’s competitive salon industry. Paul’s philosophy is that the client’s needs come first in every aspect of their salon experience. He prides himself in his attention to detail whether he is covering your grey, highlighting your base color or getting rid of unwanted textures through a keratin treatment. He understands your hectic schedule and does his best to accommodateyour every need on a moments notice. He is a lover of classical music as well as ballet. When not grooming his loyal following of many years, he is constantly attending to the beauty needs of his two champion King Charles Spaniels whose demands make them his most difficult clients!