Melville Pipino Salon at Bar Beauté
57 West 58th Street 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10019
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Melville Pipino Salon is devoted to building and refining the concept, artistry and technical competence of haircuts and hair color.
By efficiently creating a chic, boudoir-inspired ambiance, women of all ages can feel right at home in our comfortable and personal salon atmosphere. Our goal of enhancing inner beauty begins with exquisite customer service and supreme attention to detail. Melville Pipino stylists always conduct in-depth and thorough consultations, carefully listening to and working with clients to achieve individual looks that suit unique lifestyles. By collaborating with only the best brands in the business, we offer an assortment of attractive beauty services, effectively making our salons a destination for excellence in beauty care. We endeavor to make clients look and feel beautiful and we strive to offer and deliver the best beauty services in New York City.
FOUNDERS: RIC PIPINO & PATRICK MELVILLE
Internationally renowned Celebrity hair stylist Ric Pipino began his career in his native Sydney, Australia. After four years of cutting hair, he moved to London. It wasn’t long before fashion magazines such as British Vogue and Harper’s & Queen were tapping Mr. Pipino for his “shear magic". In 1981, Pipino moved to New York - the city he now calls home.
After many years as a high-profile celebrity hairstylist working with top models, celebrities, designers, photographers and fashion magazines, Ric capitalized on his reputation by opening Pipino salon at the Shore Club in Miami in 2002. He continued expanding his brand and opened his downtown Manhattan salon in the spring of 2009.
For the past 30 years, Ric Pipino’s celebrity following and editorial career have flourished. Ric has built a name and reputation as an “it” stylist to celebrities and Hollywood’s elite. Know for creating sexy long layers and fuss free-hair style, his fashion work includes layouts in Vogue, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Playboy and GQ, as well as campaigns for Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan and Victoria’s Secret. He is a fixture backstage at the prestigious New York and Miami Fashion Weeks, working with the top designers like Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, Nicole Miller and Rosa Cha. He works regularly with celebrities, including Lady Gaga, Diane Lane, Bridget Monahan, Donna Karan, Chelsea Leyland, Jamie Pressly, Petra Nemcova, Jane Krakowski and Elizabeth Banks. He has been on assignment with fashion photographers Richard Avedon, Patrick Demarchelier, Bruce Weber, Sante D’Orazio and Annie Leibovitz.
In May of 2015 Ric and co-founder partner Gil Haziza launched Hairstream the first luxury mobile salon. In July/August 2016 Hairstream partnered with Allure and Gurney's Montauk bringing "the ultimate mobile beauty bar" to the Hamptons - a true "one-shop stop" for beach beauty, V.I.P. services, and treatments.
Ric's most recent pop-up salon Hairspace debuted at Gurney's Montauk 2016 - 2017. Mixing an ultra-modern look with a classic vintage feel, Hairspace features salon services with an ocean front view.
Ric is currently based in Manhattan and travels regularly, working On Location around the globe to cater to his international clientele. Stay tuned for Ric's newest pop-up salons to come in 2017 and 2018!
Synonymous with glamour, high fashion and timeless beauty, Patrick Melville is one the most prestigious and premiere hairstylists in the fashion industry. A former boxer in England, Patrick began his 30-year career in London for British Vogue. His work has graced the pages of Vogue, W, Elle and Harper’s Bazaar and he has collaborated with such top editorial photographers as Patrick Demarchelier, Gilles Bensimon, Kurt Marcus, Peggy Sirota and Walter Chin.
Upon moving to New York City, Patrick joined the creative team at the renowned Pipino Buccheri Salon and then spent several years as Creative Director of the Warren-Tricomi
Salon. In July 2007, Patrick opened the prestigious Patrick Melville Salon in New York’s Rockefeller Center.
Patrick is also the official spokesperson and branding consultant for Aveeno. His celebrity clients have included such high-profile stars as Ashley Judd, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Halle Berry, Heidi Klum, Demi Moore, Molly Sims, Sharon Stone, Petra Nemcova, Rosario Dawson, Brooke Shields, Sting, Mark Wahlberg, Tom Cruise and Harry Connick Jr., to name a few.