meet the sgs team



Tom is the owner and creative director of St.Germain Studio. With over 15 years experience he is educated in the latest hair techniques, trends and styles for both men and women. Tom was trained at Regis School, and has become one of the most sought after color and blonding experts in the region, is certified in Keratin Complex, as well as HotHeads hair extensions. Tom is currently on the Board of Directors for StyleWeek NorthEast.

Jill Kashgagian

Our salon manager, Jill, graduated from Boston’s Learning Institute of Beauty Sciences in 2004. She found herself in Providence pursuing new adventures while beginning a photography certification program at the Rhode Island School of Design, and is currently lead stylist for StyleWeek Northeast.

Jill is certified in Keratin Complex and Lisse Design smoothing treatments. Hairstyling is her creative outlet, and offers endless possibilities of twisting, pinning, and creating structures. She loves short haircuts and excels at formal occasion styling.



Lulu blends old-school techniques with fashion forward aesthetics. She also runs Providence Pin-Up, a vintage styling and photography studio. She has styled performance art for Liz Collins at the Institute for Contemporary Art in Boston and Dawn Kasper at the Whitney Museum. Lulu has created custom looks for Marchesa, the Rhode Island School of Design, Dear Kate and Maria del Carmen Mercado. Lulu is also a guest lecturer at the Rhode Island School of Design, and a frequent participant in Chifferobe and charity events like the Sojourner House Gala in Providence.


brandon ward

Brandon has been a licensed esthetician and makeup artist since 2000. He worked for 10 years as a MAC retail artist, including several years at the flagship store in SoHo. Known for painterly precision in sculpting an eyebrow, and breathtaking brides, Brandon is a true artist.


Julia Paone

Licensed since 2013, Julia keeps our stylists on time and our studio running smoothly. She is a Paul Mitchell The School graduate, with a great attention to detail, and an ambitious attitude. Julia is currently majoring in theater at Rhode Island College with a concentration in design and technical.


Molly Cartier

Molly is a graduate of Empire Beauty School and has over six years’ experience behind the chair and eight years as a bridal makeup artist. She specializes in the technique of balayage and excels in blonding. Molly is also certified in Brazilian Blowout.


Laura Philbrick