Get to Know Our Team
Anna Parlanti Warmolts
Master Stylist - Owner
Annamaria (Anna) is a Master Stylist & Owner of Ciao Bella salon. Together with her husband, Simone, they’ve proudly owned and operated Ciao Bella Salon for the past 11 years and counting. Anna attended the Aveda institute in her hometown of New York. Anna is proud to be active in the hair industry for 20 years. She enjoys working with all hair types but has a particular love for curly hair, and all textured lived in blondes and brunette colors. Anna is Deva Curl Certified and has attended advanced training at the flagship DevaCurl Academy in Manhatten. Her outgoing personality will make you feel right at home when you are in her salon. When Anna is'nt attending to her business or furthering her education, you can bet she’s with the people that matter the most to her and that is family; husband Simone, daughter's Aviana and Julietta, and son Alessio.
Jo Brandon is a Master Stylist with over 16 years of experience under her belt. Her background in education all began with an apprenticeship at Nesbitt with training under Pivot Point along with Bumble & Bumble. She continues to further her education with Aveda, Logics, Schwarzkopf, and Unite. She offers a variety or color and cutting services including her speciality in Razor Cutting. Jo has an affinity for fun, edgy short/pixie hairstyles along with natural wavy, curly hair textures as well!
Tiffany is a Florida native that moved to Richmond 10 years ago following her training at Aveda Institute. Her passion for learning continued while immersing herself in advanced cutting, styling, and coloring classes becoming certified to train in Aveda color and eventually landing the dream experience of educating students at Aveda’s Institute in Birmingham. Tiffany hopes to empower others in practicing self-care, finding their inner confidence, and expressing their most authentic selves as naturally and mindfully as possible. Tiffany focuses on “lived-in” color, texture and shapes but also enjoys cutting strong short shapes and edgy looks. While outside the salon Tiffany loves anything music, comedy, or nature related; especially when it’s enjoyed with her daughter Peyton.
Collin Dare Brown
Collin is a Richmond native and fur momma! She attended Paul Mitchell The School in Woodbridge, VA and has spent the past few years immersing herself into the beauty industry full force! She enjoys highlights, fantasy colors, and platinum transformations. Doing makeup is another one of her favorite ways to further express her creative talents. Outside of work, she loves to be cuddled up at home with her fur babies watching tv. Her favorite shows to binge watch are The Office, Law & Order SVU, and The Great British Baking Show.
Bee (Angkana) McKinley
Angkana "Bee" Mckinley studied cosmetology at The Paul Mitchell School in Tyson's Corner VA and has previous experience in the hair industry when she lived in her mother country of Thailand. Bee enjoys working with her clients to create amazing styles that fit their look, personality, and lifestyle. She has experience with all hair textures, styling, and absolutely loves coloring. In her free time she loves cooking Thai foods and spending time with her husband and twin babies!
Cynthia has had a passion for the beauty industry since she was very young. Her peak interests include a variety of color services, especially blonding & fashion colors. She graduated from Chesterfield Technical Center and has continued to further her education by attending as many classes as possible. When she's not behind the chair, she enjoys experimenting with makeup & listening to music.