Meet the Owner

Val Yukhanov


Meet The Owner

Understanding how a person came to be who they are today is important to grasping their innermost uniqueness. Val’s ability to create the perfect experience at his salon comes from within.

Val has been nationally recognized for Goldwell’s Design Cutting Team, selected among 500 specialists as one of the 20 most distinguished in the industry, focusing on teaching techniques that foster creativity and overall salon performance. As a Goldwell Artist® and owner of Hairsay Salon, Val has dedicated 16 years to honoring his craft, and continues to do so, interpreting the latest trends, styles, and techniques in hair cutting and coloring. As part of the Goldwell’s Design Team, Val was instrumental in launching the 2016 Kerasilk Collection nationally, and regularly works on projects with the Goldwell® brand.

Val has trained under some of the nation’s best stylists and educators helping to make him one of the most sought-after stylists. Val’s dedication and commitment to educating himself, and his team, distinctively classifies him as one of the best in the salon industry. Val has put in place a successful apprenticeship program that allows all his stylists to have the same core training and workmanship.

All of the work done at the salon reflects Val’s vision and philosophy, resulting in exceptional craftsmanship, and outstanding client relations making Hairsay Salon in Garden City Park, one of the best salons in Long Island and New York.

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