Cortello Salon
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Cortello.com

OWNERS: Ryan Fitzgerald & Courtney Costello

SALON STYLE: Modern, upscale, beach

SQUARE FOOTAGE: 3,869

STYLING STATIONS: 20

TREATMENT ROOMS: NA

EQUIPMENT:Minerva Beauty, Free-Style Systems

FURNITURE: Salon Guys, West Elm, Ikea

TOTAL DESIGN INVESTMENT: $153,000

RETAIL LINE: Kerastase, ShuUemura, Moroccanoil

COLOR LINE: Goldwell

DESIGN: Courtney Costello

ARCHITECT: Marckell

PHOTOGRAPHY: Erynn Dostaler Photography

 

“Cortello Salon is home to Jacksonville’s first and only Blow Dry Bar. Ceiling-suspended blow dryers create a wow factor and provide a conversation centerpiece for new and existing guests. Each service includes a complimentary shampoo and customized scalp massage.”

 

JUDGES’ COMMENTS:

“Love the color bar, the blowdry bar and the lather lounge.”—McGwire

 

“Colors are very complimentary of a Florida feel and an atmosphere of relaxation.”—Valenzuela

 

“The suspended ceiling panels and the integrated lighting system create a wonderful mix of ambient, reflective and direct light that is crucial in a successful salon environment.”—Soukhopalova