Our talented Salon staff brings a combined total of over 100 years of experience to our intimate, boutique salon! An environment of relaxation and excellence awaits you… Please ask about our new client special promotions.

Stephanie Bedusa

Stephanie Bedusa - Stylist

Beginning her career in 1993, Stephanie has completed advanced training with Aveda, Redken and Wella, specializing in coloring, highlighting, and haircutting.

Stephanie joined Dream in 2004. With a natural ability to interpret client’s needs, she can customize both color and haircut to compliment each individuals taste and lifestyle. She is a strong advocate of positive change and a “less is more” approach. Working in an intimate atmosphere like Dream, she is able to give her clients genuine attention for a truly personalized experience.

Ron Ahrens
Master Colorist

Ron Ahrens - Master Colorist

Ron has been working as a hair colorist for nearly thirty years now. His career began in Connecticut, then took him to New York City for ten years. During that time he worked in several premier salons, such as SUGA, Saks Fifth Avenue and Oribe, where he enjoyed a diverse and fast paced career.

Ron’s specialty is creating very natural looking color with highlights and single process colors, and if you want a subtle to vibrant red, he’s the man to see.

Susan Schwartz

Susan Schwartz - Stylist

Susan was born and raised in Great Britain, and began her career in England after completing her London’s City And Guilds, Advanced, along with an Art Degree. She believes that continuing with her education on a regular basis will keep a fresh and exciting perspective with cutting, styling, and colour.

Susan works closely with her clients to marry their hair style and colour, with lifestyle and the clients’ abilities…it’s about keeping an open mind, and working with what you have. For over ten years she was responsible for running the Look Good Feel Better program at a local hospital, helping woman going through the most difficult time in their lives.

Susan combines her vision, ​knowledge, and creativity with a fierce technical precision that has kept clients coming to her for 30 years plus. A very strong foundation has given her the ability to never fear challenges in any aspects of her career or life.

Nektarios Kanakis

Nektarios Kanakis - Stylist

Nektarios has been a hairstylist for 20 years. His training started locally and has continued from NYC to Los Angeles with Vidal Sassoon to Bumble and Bumble. Nektarios was an educator for Paul Mitchell for a number of years.

His specialty is listening to his clients needs and lifestyle. Nektarios feels that if the client can’t replicate the look at home, then his job was not done well. He works with long hair, short hair and everything in between. Curly, thick hair is his specialty, blowing it out straight or enhancing the natural curl. He also teaches blow dry classes. Nektarios’s consultation is complimentary, so please call for an appointment and he will gladly make time for you.

Spring Frimpter
Texture Specialist

Spring Frimpter - Texture Specialist

Spring has been working in the Westport area for more than fifteen years. Friendly, warm and personable, her knowledge and specialization in hair straightening and texturizing treatments lend to a wonderful experience. Spring is extensively trained in Kerastase product and treatment rituals. Please call for a complimentary consultation with Spring.

Belkys Schinto
Master Colorist

Belkys Schinto - Master Colorist

Belkys developed her artistic eye and technical skills not only by working next to some of the most successful colorists in the industry, Joel Warren and Lea Arpell, but also by constant education throughout her career with the L’Oreal Academy in NYC and Redken 5th Ave NYC and having been trained by the best educators in the industry such as Nancy Braun, Min Kim, Tracey Cunningham and others.

She has developed and will customize a color plan for each one of her clients, which will result in a color service that is consistent every time, and it will keep the integrity of the hair as healthy as it can be. If you are new client and you are dissatisfied with your hair color and texture, she will create a color rehabilitation plan along with the right prescription of home care products for best repairing and long-lasting color results.