The insta-worthy salon is located in West Chelsea and has become the go-to cut and color destination for young creatives, models, influencers and all those aspiring to look and feel their best. The salon-fused-art collective exhibits the work of emerging and contemporary artists to create an artistic experience, in a studio full of natural light, beauty and personality.
LRN beauty has grown from humble beginnings to a favorite spot for a weekend blowout, balayage, bridal beauty or total makeover.
Lauren Paglionico is one of the most prominent hair color specialists in New York City, bringing an unprecedented artistry to her work as a top beauty expert and a deep dedication to the needs of her clients. Her passion for blending the technical and spiritual aspects of the holistic beauty experience make her an innovator in the industry, and her focus on cultivating a warm, hospitable salon environment has garnered her a cult-like following.
Paglionico has over 20 years experience working in New York’s most distinguished salons, including John Barrett at Bergdorf Goodman to Warren Tricomi at The Plaza Hotel & Madison Avenue. She is also the former co-founder of LAUREN+VANESSA. Today, Paglionico is the founder of LRN BEAUTY located in the heart of the Chelsea art district.
Featured in publications such as Vogue, Refinery 29, Byrdie, Marie Claire, InStyle, Brides, Martha Stewart Weddings, Over The Moon, Well+Good, Dr. Oz Magazine and Health Magazine, Lauren has been able to sustain her reputation as a deeply respected and inspired artist and colorist, dedicated to supporting women everywhere.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, Courtney Gerics has worked at some of NYC’s most recognized salons, most notably Warren Tricomi in the Plaza Hotel and Madison Avenue. Courtney delivers a wide range of color services by thinking outside of the box. She is always up to date with current trends and her innate sense of style and ability to create beautiful, natural looking hair color is what keeps her clients coming back for more. No matter which color service you have, you’ll always leave feeling like the best version of yourself.
Enraptured by high fashion and beauty at a young age, Irving's calm demeanor and passion for hair complements his commitment to his craft. Irving is best known for his signature red carpet hairstyling skills, as well as thoughtful, inspired haircuts. In addition to his work on the LRN Beauty team, Irving is in high demand in the bridal industry and is the go-to stylist for some of your favorite celebrities.
Nicolette Rauchut is an innovative and contemporary hair stylist and extension specialist who has been in the industry for 10 years. Nicolette trained under Edward Tricomi, the co-founder of the renowned Warren Tricomi salon, where she learned the art of precision dry haircutting. Whether you desire a simple dusting, her famous beach waves or a complete style overhaul, Nicolette aims to empower her clients with a style that embodies strength and femininity.
Jennifer Velez has over 10 years of experience in the beauty industry, honing her skills in New York City, New Jersey, and Colorado. Specializing in long women's haircuts and blondes, she creates low-maintenance highlights that prioritize long, healthy hair. Jennifer is also skilled in wedding hair and makeup and has provided her services for hundreds of events. Working with other talented stylists, she aims to empower clients by enhancing their outer beauty and boosting their inner confidence.
With 17 years of experience behind the chair, this Texas transplant is brings a touch of Southern charm to the heart of New York City’s hair scene. Lacy is the go-to stylist for those seeking sought-after effortless “Cool Girl Hair.” With her specialization in intuitive hair cutting and a foundation in Principle Based Design, Lacy crafts customized and structurally sound shapes for her diverse clientele. Her creative color techniques, which blend artistry and personalization, are designed to align seamlessly with her guests’ lifestyles and personal brands.
Kat Dorn is the under-the-radar makeup artist and eyebrow expert that New Yorkers swear by. Dorn’s passion is to reveal the uniquely exquisite beauty of each of her clients by expertly highlighting their finest features. She has worked with top models, influencers and celebrities such as Sailor Brinkley, Hannah Bronfman, Hailey Khalil and Nicole Scherzinger to name a few. Her signature bespoke brow treatment combines tweezing, trimming and tinting leaving you with beautifully arched brows that will frame your face perfectly.