Marty Franco, owner and style director of The Mane Tamer Salon has had a passion for hair design since 1977. The award winning, New York trained stylist opened the Mane Tamer in February 1994, with the belief that hair is everything -- THE ULTIMATE ACCESSORY. Marty specializes in designer cuts and color that work with the client's hair texture, facial features, and personality. Marty's goal is for all of his clients to look their best, but most importantly, to be educated about their hair style so that they can achieve the same style once they get home. So, come to the Mane Tamer and enjoy the excellent design creativity of this talented beauty artist.
Hi, My name is Cyndi Shevenock but everyone knows me as CJ. I have been a Master Barber/Hair Stylist since 1987. I went to school in Pennsylvania and then moved to Maryland in 1989 and have been here ever since. I have worked at The Mane Tamer since April 1998 and it is the best place that I have ever worked at. I became a Certified Deva Stylist in January 2003. Being a "Curly Girl" specialest has given me so much enjoyment in my work. I have meet so many nice woman who have beautiful curls that I am very jealous of. To help them finally find the right haircut and products that make their hair look its best is so rewarding. It would be my pleasure to meet new clients. Whether you need a hair cut, color or highlights please schedule a free consultation and together we will discuss what looks great on YOU. Men and children are also included in the services that I can do. Some of my interest outside of work are being with my husband, Jeffrey and son, Jedrek. I also have a 11 year old black lab named Sassy. I like to read on my spare time. Recentley, I have become an avid runner. I have run 2 half marathons and several 5k's with plans of doing more in the future. I hope to see you soon.
Cynthia Cooper has been a stylist here at the mane tamer for 7 years. She is fluent in Spanish. Cynthia studied cosmetology here in Maryland in 2001. When she graduated she began working at a local hair salon and shortly became one of their Style Directors. Cynthia then became a certified Mizani stylist. After 4 years, she decided to move to The Mane Tamer. Cynthia is very friendly and outgoing, and always listens to the client's needs. She continued her education and is also now certified in Deva cuts, Goldwell Color, as well as Keratin treatments. She also offers waxing services. Cynthia can work with all hair types, textures, and colors. Feel free to come on in for a consultation with Cynthia.
Lisa is an international competitive artist that has dazzled an array of clients for over 30 years. Formerly the stylist director for Saks Fifth Avenue, Lisa loves the challenge of the beauty industry. This talented artist loves to keep her styles on the cutting edge.
Lynn Manley is an outstandimg Goldwell Color artist. Lynn's experience in the hair fashion world comes from her New York trained approach. This accomplished artist will create the look that is right for you.
With over 34 years experience, talent and always a friendly smile, Mindy has become a staple in the Pikesville community. Her specialties include precision haircuts and blow dries and styling for special occasions. Before her 10 years here at The Mane Tamer, she spent over 20 years at Fantasia / Mr. Fritz Salon and operated her own line of cosmetics. In her long career, she has done hundreds of weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, special events and photo shoots. She currently has many clients that have been with her since the beginning of her career along with a second generation of those clients. People come from all over the area as well as Virginia, New York, Florida and even California for appointments with her. Mindy is very active in giving back to the community by helping cancer patients going through chemo and helping them to love their hair again. For her, it's not just about being the hairdresser, but a friend who strives for everyone to trust and feel comfortable with her while making their appointment a fun and pleasant experience.
Missy Coleman has been in the nail industry for over 25 years and has spent 20 of those years with Marty Franco at the Maintamers Hair Salon. Missy specializes in designing manicures to meet her client's needs/desires and is a master at providing relaxing pedicures. Missy hopes you will come by to see her so she can make your visit both special and memorable.
Sindi is a passionate stylist with over 25 years of experience. She is a master Goldwell Colorist with training with the latest color trends including hombre, dimensional highlights, and color correction. The Mane Tamer is proud to have Sindi back with her hairstyling family after 5 years absence. Her talent and drive to excel in all hairstyling techniques gives you, as a client, more options and talent to choose from.
Stephanie has been a licensed hairstylist for over 19 years and started her career with the Mane Tamer when she was 17 years old as a shampoo tech. She is a certified Deva Curl consultant, as well as being certified in Keratin Treatments, and microlink hair extensions. Keeping up with current hair coloring trends and techniques so to accommodate her clients needs. Stephanie also offers on and off sight styling for weddings and special occasions. On top of loving being a hairstylist, Stephanie is also a Rodan + Fields Skin Care consultant.