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Hey Hey!

Curled + Contoured here, we are a hassle free, flat fee booking hair and make up service company. You can expect speedy email replies for all of your questions and concerns (before and after booking!). You can also expect high quality artistry and we know this might be a bit bias here, but…we believe we are pretty fun to also have around for your getting ready time. We will make sure you look good in all of your photos that you will be reminiscing and treasuring for the rest of your life.  We know you want to be comfortable and feel like yourself on your big day, But… also make you feel like an elevated and sophisticated version of yourself. Let us guess, You want a messy but polished updo, or you would like a natural but dramatic makeup? We've heard it all and we can help! We also care about your entire wedding party and guests. We offer a beauty bar touch-up station for your wedding party and guests. And last but not least, we cannot forget about the boys, Male grooming services are also available!

How we got started...

Curled + Contoured was founded by Janais Lopez and Kathy Zikas. Kathy is a full-time freelance makeup artist and Janais is a full-time freelance hair stylist, we kept meeting on different jobs and after some lunch over pizza one day, found out that we were both raised in Queens, NY. Not too far from each other either, which is crazy. Kinda meant to be lol. As some time went on, we ended up becoming very close friends. Soon after had an “A-HA!" moment, realizing that we both have the same passion to run a beauty service business. After some brainstorming sessions, here we are!
 

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A little bit about Kathy:

Introvert extraordinaire with a dash of EXTRA!

Obsessed with Makeup, skincare & my Italian Greyhound mix dog Llewie.

Living in Astoria, NY. Born & raised Queens girl!

Hustling & bustling through the concrete jungle. 

No bad vibes! I keep my makeup kit saged & cleansed from any negative energy.

As much as I love being a couch potato, I also love outdoor activities like hiking & camping.

Guilty Pleasures:

  • Online shopping

  • DONUTS! But honestly, really ANY sweets at ANY time

  • Kick-Knack Collector

  • Binge watching 90's re-runs & horrible reality TV shows

  • DIY Projects

Co-Founder

KATHY ZIKAS

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A little bit about Janais:

Opposite of Kathy- You’ll notice me from a mile away with my extrovert personality.

Always buying and trying new hair care. I swear by hair oils/ hair masks.

When I'm not working, you can find me relaxing at the beach.

Miami, FL is my new home, but NY will always have my heart.

You can take the girl out of NY, but you can't take the NY accent out of the girl!

Guilty Pleasures:

  • Sneaker addict

  • Could watch Friends re-runs for the rest of my life

  • Endless amounts of sour candies please

  • Coffee always!

  • Tanning at the beach

Co-Founder

JANAIS LOPEZ

Actually, HOLD UP. Let's get a little more personal !