Albert has been an integral part of the beauty industry for over 30 years. As a premier trainer in the professional beauty industry he has been on local, national, and international education platforms sharing his point of view on hairstyling techniques, most recently as an Executive Creative Artist with Farouk Systems, the makers of CHI. Working with numerous Beauty Pageants, including Miss USA and Miss Universe, he has styled many State, National, and International beauties before and after their wins. Albert has also had the distinct pleasure of working at numerous New York Fashion Week seasons and has styled hair for many runway shows including Diane Von Furstenburg, Carolina Herrera, Prabal Gurung, and had the honor of being key stylist for Britney Spears' premier NYFW collection!
He appeared in episodes of Donald Trump's "The Apprentice", "America's Next Top Model Cycle 5", and "The E! True Hollywood Story", as well as having worked with music and television celebrities, like Lady GaGa.
Beauties from all over the U.S. and abroad travel to Sugar Land Salon and Spa, his creative home in Sugar Land, TX, for his hair styling point of view.
It's hard to find the perfect stylist that can do just about anything with hair. Well your search is officially over with Janet. Having apprenticed under phenomenal hair designers and learning the "tricks of their trade", Janet has truly joined the ranks of an exceptional hair designer. She strives to provide the perfect look for each of her clients and is now a sought after stylist and makeup artist at Sugar Land Salon and Spa.
Vidal Sassoon, Robert De L'anza, Toni & Guy, and Paul Mitchell are just a few of the impressive organizations Kenny has educated himself with to become a talented and creative "hair-cutter" for Sugar Land Salon and Spa. His specialty is to create new styles for those looking for a change. Kenny currently is a mentor for the Sugar Land Salon Apprenticeship Program and leads the In-Salon Haircutting Program. He was recently featured in the Houston Chronicle "best of" category for Hair-cutting and Permanent Waves. (Permanent Wave & Hair-cutting Specialist)
Having 18 years of experience working behind the chair, Alicia is phenomenal in all aspects of hair artistry including haircutting, coloring, and styling. Alicia specializes in the Brazilian Blowout Treatment which is so important in Houston's climate. She is also the Salon's Framesi color expert. Her calm and friendly demeanor merged with her amazing talent is a great blend for all the clients at Sugar Land Salon and Spa.
Having a strong client base as well as sometimes a wait list, you would not be surprised to find out that Anthony began his career at Sugar Land Salon and Spa! He hit the ground running from the very beginning, soaking up all the knowledge and then immediately applying everything to truly understand the essence of what it takes to be an amazing hair designer. Don't be fooled by his baby face and soft demeanor...he's a definite force to reckon with when it comes to creating absolutely beautiful hair!
Assisting Master stylists and participating in advanced education programs is how Christina began her journey as a Hair professional. Her experience has allowed her to work with prominent Professional Haircare systems which made her position at Sugar Land Salon and Spa an obvious choice as Schwarzkopf Professional is one of her favorite Haircolor Companies!
Among her favorite things to do are Highlights, Balayage techniques, dimensional coloring and Evening hairstyling.
Striving to understand each of her guests’ needs and concerns in order to give them the best experience and stunning hair that everyone will notice, is her daily goal at Sugar Land Salon and Spa!
A talented stylist with a focus on continuing education is the best way to describe James. His passion for knowledge and an on-going education program led him to Sugar Land Salon and Spa and his exceptional skills in haircutting and creative color placement will keep him as a sought after stylist in the Sugar Land market.
This native Californian definitely has the knack for relaxing tense and sore muscles through various techniques of deep tissue and sports massage. Boasting a clientele of professional athletes from the Houston Texans and other local organizations, Jamie incorporates reflexology, Thai, and hot stone to customize her therapeutic massage treatments. Expecting mothers can enjoy pregnancy massage and everyone can benefit from one of her fabulous body treatments to moisturize, detoxify or remove cellulite.
For more than 13 years, Kaycie has enjoyed watching the transformations that happen in her chair. “Even a simple blowdry can change a person’s day!”, she says. Kaycie has learned the ins and outs of different color systems and has even trained to become an educator for world renowned hair color system, Framesi!
Not one to fit in any one box, Kaycie loves everything about what she does professionally. From Brazilian Blowouts, Balayage color techniques, to cutting hair, this small town girl has big city vision!
Our most recent graduate from the Sugar Land Salon Apprenticeship Program, Kay’la brings a breath of excitement and energy to our team. She was invited to work alongside Albert Luiz at the Miss USA 2015 Pageant. Come see Kay’la for your next color and haircut services and explore her creativity and talents!
A seasoned stylist with a wealth of knowledge is the only way to describe Kristin. Specializing in color, hilighting and color correction, she brings years of experience and dynamic creativity to Sugar Land Salon and Spa. You'll be truly amazed by the talent and creativity of this artist found exclusively at Sugar Land Salon and Spa.
Having trained in both Germany and the United States under renowned hairdressers has given Lesley an edge with our design team. She is highly skilled in ALL HAIR TEXTURES and is excellent at Extension work, chemical work including relaxers, perms and color. She is well grounded and committed to education, a winning combination in the hair-care industry. (Hair Extension Specialist, Permanent Wave and Relaxer Specialist)
At a young age Ryan knew exactly what he wanted to do as a career. Watching his photographer dad at work and seeing the magic professional hair and makeup artists would do to transform his father’s subjects amazed him. It was only natural that he want to be a part of that magic transformation process. Starting at age 13, Ryan has not put down his tools in that transformation journey. Working as a freelance artist doing photoshoots and weddings and now calling An Albert Luiz Salon and Spa his professional home, he continues to hone his skills to not only find the best look for his clients and their lifestyles, but sees himself doing New York Fashion Week and becoming a style influencer like the people that inspired him long ago. Having a point of view in the beauty industry is vital to customize trends, according to Ryan. Expressing his view with each client is what sets him apart in a sea of sameness.
In 2005, Swanee decided to take an advanced course at the Aveda Institute of Esthetics to become a skin care specialist. Her passion and drive for a beautiful and youthful glow in all her clients keeps her focused on the latest in skin care regimen as well as new service offerings. Having a previous background in pharmaceuticals, it was a natural transition for Swanee to pursue skincare. She has taken several advanced courses with the skin care manufacturer, Biodroga, She truly loves what she does and we invite you to experience her touch!
DeAnn is our latest member to join Sugar Land Salon and Spa team as a Licensed Esthetician. Her vast experience and knowledge has always been key to her clients' experience at Sugar Land Salon and Spa. DeAnn specializes in facials, waxing, microdermabrasion and chemical peels.
Ro has returned to where it all began. His journey in the industry was inspired by and began right here at Sugar Land Salon and Spa. Starting at the ground level as a receptionist, he can remember looking out on the floor and seeing himself behind the chair.
After gaining years of experience with other salons in the Montrose area as a senior stylist and a salon educator, he likes that he can just look at the hair and see exactly what it wants to do.
Ro has also spent time training in NYC and specializes in cuts of all length as well as Schwarzkopf color.