Owner and Head Stylist
Marcus D'Ambrosio has been designing hair in Albuquerque, NM for the past 13 years. His training began at The Carsten Institute in Phoenix, AZ. After returning to New Mexico, Marcus trained with Redken and became both a Redken educator and a Certified Redken Colorist. Marcus also received his BA from UNM's Anderson School of Management. His award winning business plan for UNM's Business Plan Competition was the inspiration for D'Ambrosio Designs.
Natalia Vigil has mastered the art of hair color in her 13 years of experience in the hair industry. She was a certified Aveda color educator for eight years and was featured in Albuquerque The Magazine’s “2009 Best of the City” issue for her talents. Natalia studied cosmetology at CNM, receiving her associates degree in 2000.
Danielle has been styling hair for over 9 years. Danielle studied at the Aveda Institute in Albuquerque, NM. Her specialty is custom hair sculpting to enhance her original color techniques. She has been featured on the New Mexico Style morning show. Danielle continuously improves her skills by attending educational classes and hair conventions.
Chris has been designing hair for 4 years and has worked in the industry for over 8. His experience and talent eventually led him to become a master educator. He graduated from the Bumble and Bumble Urban Academy in Albuquerque, NM in 2009. In only four years, Chris has been voted "Best Hairstylist" by Albuquerque The Magazine in both 2012 and 2013. He has also been a hair consultant on several episodes of "New Mexico Style."
Yvonne has been designing hair for 10 years, 8 of which she spent mastering the art of cutting. She has continued to receive education in advanced cutting techniques from Aveda Purefessionals throughout her career, with an emphasis on specialized skills like cutting curly hair. Yvonne's many passions include cutting curly hair, customizing men's haircuts, and preparing bride's hair for their special day.
Andrea "Brooklynn" Baca
Andrea began her training in Phoenix, AZ at The Carsten Insitutute. She has continually furthered her education by completing classes
with Lisa Vann, Hauns Korpela, and Kevin Krauklis, among many masters in the field. In the few years of her career, through hard work and continuous education, Andrea has built a full clientele
while getting promoted to D'Ambrosio Designs' salon manager.
Devonne is a graduate of the Aveda Institute of New Mexico. Since graduating, Devonne has continued her education by taking master classes from some of the top stylists in the industry. She has also completed the color master class with Goldwell. She considers her strengths as a hair designer to be updo's and styling, in addition to excelling in color application and formulation.
Natalie is a graduate of the Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy in Albuquerque, NM. Natalie was one out of two students in Toni and Guy's cosmetology program to intern in a salon. She has worked on a local tv show, The Morning Brew, doing hair and make-up. Natalie is continuously seeking ongoing eductation, and has taken advanced classes so she is able to better benefit her clients.
Alain J. Ibarra
Alain has been designing hair for 7 years after attending the Aveda Institute Of New Mexico. Alain has continuously furthered his education by attending conferences in L.A, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, and Albuquerque. Alain worked in L.A before moving back to Albuquerque, where he learned a deep understanding of different color lines, chemical services, and hairstyling.
Amber has been a hair designer for 5 years. After completing her cosmetology education at Penrose Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona, Amber returned to New Mexico to further her knowledge by assisting some of Albuquerque's finest hair artists. Amber is passionate about all aspects of hair design, but particularly loves styling hair for special events, ombré hair color, and cutting precision bobs.