Our Beauty Specialists at Salwa'z Beauty Salon
Our Beauty Specialists at Salwa’z Beauty are the fundamental base of our success and our customers loyalty. Salwa Elashmawy, a Hungarian native had a dream: “Once I will have my own salon where I can treat and help my clients the way they deserve.”
After learning the basics of skin care in Hungary, she moved to United States in 2009. Since then she had been working at several beauty salons and collected lots of experience as an esthetician. Finally in early 2018 she opened her own salon in Clearwater FL, a European-style organic beauty and hair salon called Salwa’z Beauty Salon, where lots of her clients followed her.
During the recent years she built her team with beauty experts, who represent the same quality values in beauty like hers. It was a priority to provide an ultimate experience to the customers not just in skin care, but other areas of beauty as well.
Today we have well-trained beauty specialists like hair-stylists who are providing the very latest hair styles and hair treatments using chemical free organic hair products like Natulique and Cliove. Our clients absolutely love and satisfied with our organic hair services as well as our organic skin care. Salwa is an exceptional expert of your skin needs and offers various organic facials, eyelash extensions and painless waxing using organic Eminence products. You can also get your nails done by our nail professional while we take care of your beauty! Our nail technician can assist you with gel or full set manicures, pedicures.
Our beauty specialists are absolutely committed to continual education in the most advanced techniques and products to ensure superior services.
We invite you to visit our salon and experience our friendly and relaxing atmosphere as you are pampered from start to finish!
Meet our awesome Beauty Specialists
Esthetician / Owner
Salwa Elashmawy is a highly trained and educated Esthetician and Esthetician Instructor from Budapest, Hungary with over a decade in experience helping her clients look and feel beautiful. She made a brave choice to move to the United States in 2009 in order to find new adventures professionally and personally. Within her first year, she was able to learn English and achieve her certification from the American Institute of Beauty to start practicing in Florida. Since then, she has been dedicated to continuing her education and always staying on top of current industry trends.
First and foremost her specialty is organic facial using Eminence Organic Skin Care, a successful Hungarian product line. Besides Salwa also has a passion for creating beautiful full sets of lash extensions as well as addressing all of your waxing needs in the most sanitary and nurturing way. Moreover she has a way of connecting with her clients that makes every visit special! Salwa is also motivated by the opportunity to bring European style services and spa experience to Clearwater!
Ibolya Riedt joined our team at Salwa’z Beauty Salon as a Hair Stylist at the end of July 2018. Before she went to Suncoast Beauty College in Clearwater Florida in 1989. Since then she has been working in Dunedin and Clearwater area. Her priority is to take care of her clients and they are very loyal to her, most of them treat her like family. Also Ebe really loves the atmosphere and energy of the salon! In her opinion it is very beautiful and welcoming, it is just perfect for her and her clients!
She has been using Schwarzkopf color line in the last 25 years. It’s the best! Ebe only works by appointment only, that allows her to focus more on each client’s needs. Her work is uplifting and she just love to see the smile on her client’s face!
Kathy Lammon is a Master Stylist, Certified Naturopathic Wellness Coach, Educator and a Fine Hair Specialist. She started her career back in 2011 graduated from Aveda, as a cosmologist. Most importantly she loves helping other people, taking care of the environment and her community. Her speciality is to help women and men to find the right solution to hair-loss problems and to choose the right hair treatments, hair extensions. She has been working with Natulique, an organic colour and style line from Denmark.
As an educator, she has been traveling and learning from top stylists around the world. Furthermore Kathy has participated in the world beauty for him in Paris and pioneered scalp therapy to help with natural hair grow systems. Additionally she also works with Cliove, a keratin line, that has certified organic ingredients from Israel and made for all hair types to give healthy frizz free hair. Above all Kathy always strives continue to learn and grow to find the best beauty solutions to all her clients.
Kim Nguyen is our nail-technician at Salwa’z Beauty. She has a Vietnamese descents, but American born and raised. Kim is very creative, artsy person and loves to do nails! In addition she is very professional and has a great experience, she has been doing manicure & pedicure for 15 years! As an exceptional host she is creating a relaxing, friendly atmosphere, so you would be as comfortable as possible during your visit! Her priority is to take care of her clients and make sure everyone leaves satisfied!
Carrie Smith Kapkowski
Carrie Kapkowski is a 15 year licensed esthetician, relaxation specialist, keto and wellness coach. She graduated from the Aveda Institute of St. Petersburg in 2006 and went on to become the lead spa educator for the Institute from 2008 to 2012. She has a passion for the beauty industry and for making people feel like the best versions of themselves.
Carrie has also developed her own skin care line called The Foxy Glow (TFG) which is a luxury brand of all natural and many organic products used to treat a variety of skin care concerns. TFG utilizes peptides, botanicals, and vitamins blended together to give you the skin of your dreams. Her knowledge and experience put her clients at ease as she transports them to a deeply relaxing and blissful state. Her clients leave with a healthy glow and inner peace. She utilizes many different modalities including different relaxation techniques, aromatherapy, gua sha, crystals and energy work.