Q&A with Warren Tricomi Stylist Queila Santos

Warren Tricomi W Hotel South BeachJoel Warren and Edward Tricomi are the masterminds who founded Warren Tricomi salons. Joel’s expertise in hair coloring combined with Edward’s precision dry cuts, have made Warren-Tricomi a trend-setting salon in New York and Miami Beach. The dynamic duo’s unmatched skills have redefined beauty time and time again, so it only makes sense for them to have an exceptional styling team as an extension of themselves.Queila SantosThe fashionable, white, modern Warren Tricomi salon located at The W Hotel South Beach exudes chicness and has become the one-stop beauty destination for South Florida women and visitors alike. We had the privilege to chat with Queila Santos, a stylist at the famed salon and personal stylist to Haute Living’s very own Associate Publisher, Sarah Mirmelli.

Queila Santos has called Miami Beach her home for quite some time now. Originally from the tropical and vibrant country of Brazil, her interest in beauty and style began when she was a young woman. The expert stylist has performed her “BeautybyQ” TM magic on A-list clients, beautifying super models and Hollywood actresses. Queila’s passion is delivering a unique styling experience by fulfilling each and every client’s desires. There is no doubt that once Santos has worked her beauty magic, client’s will be feeling and looking beautiful.
Here’s what Queila Santos had to say:

When did you know you wanted to become a stylist?

“Ever since I was a young girl in my native Brazil I wanted to be in the beauty industry.”

What services do you offer?
“I offer a wide range of beauty services and specialize in make-up, cutting edge hair styles, custom color, updo’s/blow-outs for events, extensions, eye brow threading, and the hottest new secret Brazilian hair treatments.”

How long have you been with Warren Tricomi?
“I have been offering my services at Warren Tricomi-Miami Beach for 3 years.”

Tell us a bit about Warren Tricomi salon:
“Warren Tricomi-Miami Beach is a cool, trendy, fun salon located right in the W Hotel just steps from the beach.”

What is your greatest strength as a stylist?
“My greatest strength is helping my client’s achieve their individual beauty goals.”

Do you have any special techniques?
“In addition to traditional American-based techniques, I utilize some of the most amazing new techniques straight from Brazil!”

What cuts are you loving right now?
“I am loving the long bob haircuts; they’re chic, fun, and easy to maintain, but of course I can’t deny my love for long layered hair.”

What do you think is the biggest challenge for a stylist?
“Most stylists don’t have an innate sense of style and therefore can’t offer creative solutions for their client’s. I have a unique gift that allows me to assist each client in achieving an individualized beauty solution!”

What do you enjoy most about what you do?
I love seeing the smile on my client’s faces after I’ve provided an exclusive beauty experience. And I really appreciate my client’s accolades for a job well done! I enjoy being the agent of happiness for my clients!”

2201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 673-9190 warrentricomi.com