Meet the Artist



Sr. Hair Stylist

Quick Facts: Melissa was raised in Brazil but moved to Maryland in 2012. She met the love of her life and got married in 2017. She loves spending time with family and friends and finding cute places to explore and eat in D.C. She resides in Germantown, Maryland.

Beauty Background: Melissa has been doing hair for eight years. She studied Cosmetology in Brazil and fell in love with the beauty industry. After moving to Maryland, she was an apprentice & hairstylist assistant at a hair salon for three years. Over time she taught herself updos and found out it was her passion.

Favorite Makeup Product: tarte Tape Shape Concealer

Favorite Hair Product: Kenra hairsprays

Favorite Beauty Hack: Creating curls with a straightener

From the Artist: "I'm created to create!"



  • "I wanted to say that the hair trial was AMAZING!!!! I wanted to let Melissa know that my hair stayed ALL DAY! I’m blown away with the wonderful experiences I’ve had with the trial."
    Maggie S.
  • "In terms of Melissa’s work on the big day, both the bridal party and I loved our hair! Everyone looked lovely and everyone’s hair lasted the entire day until the reception ended! I am truly grateful for her work and would not only love to hire her again for any future big events but would also certainly recommend her to anyone looking for professional hair artists. She was a pleasure to work with."
    Priscilla R.
  • "I wanted to let you know what a phenomenal job that Melissa did for my sister’s wedding celebration!! Our hair looked fabulous!!"
    Meda M.
  • "I had a great experience. It was exactly what I was looking for. Melissa was very welcoming, conversed with me during the appointment, and listened to what I wanted. Thank you!"
    Kathleen H.