Founder, creator and head makeup guru at Kriss Cosmetics. From her humble beginnings working out of a small makeup kit doing home parties, Kriss has grown to be the go to artist for political and celebrity events. While she always dreams big for herself and her company, Kriss remains intimately connected to her studio serving the local community.
While working as a professional interior painter, Joni found us when she was working on our new studio location 3 years ago and has never turned back. She fell in love with the beauty industry through the inspiration of Kriss’s work. From paintbrush to makeup brush, Joni has grown to be an exceptional esthetician and the general manager of the studio. When she’s not delivering powerful customer service, she remains passionate to help any client at great lengths.
After beginning her retirement from a successful career with the US Post Office, Linda found Kriss Cosmetics as a client and fell in love with the atmosphere enough to volunteer with us for the past 3 years. Joining the studio was a defining moment for Linda because it has helped her stay busy and continue to connect with others with her beautiful personality. She works diligently on the back end of our services to ensure that each client has an exceptional experience. If you happen to catch her in the studio she’ll be sure to put a big smile on your face.
Sarah has been a solid member of the Kriss Cosmetics team for over 5 years. She loves connecting with all of her clients through her comforting and relatable personality. Specializes in Lash Extensions, Facials & Body Waxing
Ever since Holly was a young girl her dream has been to help others look and feel beautiful through her miracle working hands. After experiencing a teen makeup lesson with Kriss at our studio, Holly’s career path was clear and ignited. She worked part-time through high school stocking makeup shelves and dreaming about a future here. Following Kriss’s path she attended the prestigious Catherine Hinds Institute of Esthetics in Boston to further her knowledge. She’s been living her dream for the past year being one of our go to beauty experts. Holly’s sweet and relaxing personality and passion for her work graces each client that walks in the door. Her specialties include: Master Lash Extensionist, Advanced Skin Care, Brazilian Waxing, Makeup Artistry
Over her 15 years of experience, Krystle has found makeup artistry to be a steady passion of hers and has led a powerful career painting faces in television, films, print and in weddings. She is a trained esthetician with a certification from The Esthetics Institute and has trained at the Makeup Designory in NYC including their special effects program. Krystle is a two time winner of the New York Women in Film & Television Ensemble from her work on "The Angriest Man in Brooklyn" and Marvel's "Jessica Jones". Having worked hand in hand as the personal artist for Cat Deeley from "So You Think You Can Dance" plus several other notable television series there has never been a dull moment with her work. She loves her job and find the most joy from making others look beautiful.
Once a job recruiter and a stay at home mom, Melissa developed a new found love for makeup and beauty through the encouragement of her daughter. Since then she has gone on to become a licensed esthetician through the Laird Institute and has continued to love her job because she is able to work with others making them feel confident, comfortable and relaxed. Melissa is known for having healing hands and a calming presence while she focuses on lashes, waxing and makeup.
Having worked on hair for over 20 years and with her professional training from Dover High Cosmetology School, Melissa has proven herself to be a creative and an exceptional hairstylist. She is experienced with precision cutting and has taken part in the Redken Color Exchange Program to further her knowledge. Melissa specializes in formal hair styling especially for weddings. She is also experienced with highlights as well as natural and creative coloring. Call to book an appointment!
Charlene has been styling hair for over 25 years and her extensive experience shows in each client she works on. She is a Continental Academy graduate and has a specialization in short hair, texturized cuts and many forms of coloring. Call and book an appointment now!
Kassie is here to provide zen and calming energy. When she's not keeping our guests company, she acts as our friendly greeter.