Hello Everyone! I am Antoinette Di Mascio and I am an organic beauty and holistic wellness practitioner ( Hair Stylist, Aesthetician, Yoga teacher RYT- 500, Ayurvedic Practitioner, Reiki Master and Herbalist , lead developer for custom skin care products). I have been in this industry for over 20 years but have been here at Bella Nani only since December 2017 and you can find me here Tuesday from 10-2pm for walk-ins and Mon-Sat by appointment only. I look forward to seeing you as I begin my journey here at Bella Nani Salon and Day Spa!
BN: What made you fall in love with working at Bella Nani? Why do you love working here?
Antionette: The true holistic beauty experience, and the kind compassionate care that is given to each client. There is a great diverse team of stylists and talents
BN: How did you get into the industry?
Antionette: From the time I was little, I was always interested in making people feel beautiful, my own personal experiences over the years have led me to expand my education into other areas of wellness, as beauty is not only skin deep.
BN: What is an in industry dream job for you (besides Bella Nani)?
Antionette: Working privately with corporate clients on on one to help them develop a healthy personal, beauty routine and professional persona as they advance in their career…..And I am blessed to do this as a public speaker, and Yoga teacher!
BN: What 3 tools in your kit can you not live without?
Antionette: Scissors, Herbs and Coconut oil
BN: What is your favorite product offered at Bella Nani and why?
Antionette: My own line of custom handcrafted skin care products, Antoinette’s Apothecary. As I have spent 20 years developing these custom formulas, I love watching each client I work with learn to naturally care for their skin with simplicity and a new found understanding for natural products.
BN: Advice for anyone just starting out in the industry?
Antionette: Be true to your own talents
BN: Favorite service to do/hairstyle to create?
Antionette: Organic color, cuts & updos, as well as Private Yoga sessions and Herbal consultations
BN: What has been your best day on the job?
Antionette: Treating a Cancer patient to organic , non toxic services
BN: Favorite Quote?
Antionette: “Be who you are truly meant to be, and you will set the world on fire!” – St. Catherine of Sienna