Meet Our Team

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Tzigane Libson

SALON OWNER

Meet Tzigane, Lead Stylist, mentor, Paul Mitchell National Trainer, and the owner of “Layla” A Social Salon. Originally from Zimbabwe, Tzigane moved to Las Vegas when she was 14 with her mother and stepfather and has been here since. Initially a communications major at CSN, she fell in love with hair while working at the front desk at a prestigious salon in the valley and decided to attend Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences and graduated in 2007. In 2011 she took the leap to open her own studio salon her studio quickly blossomed and soon after started growing her team in 2015. With her team thriving and quickly growing on their own, Tzigane knew there was more out there for herself and her staff and opened her first, full-size salon, Layla, in March 2017.

As a massive believer in extended education, she is certified in multiple extension techniques, cut, color, and keratin smoothing systems and has a true passion for blonding. In. 2012, she decided to take her education even further and became a Paul Mitchell National Educator and in 2023 was promoted to a National Trainer- where she now trains up-and-coming educators. Within the first 4 years of opening Layla, Tzigane has been featured in numerous publications, awarded Affluence of Talent by Deluxe Version magazine twice, nominated as Top 100 Women in Las Vegas, and won Best Salon of 2021 by the Las Vegas Weekly. Undoubtedly this is just the beginning for Tzigane and the staff at Layla.

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Pam Cartwright

SALON DIRECTOR & LEAD STYLIST

Meet Pam, a Lead Stylist and the Salon Director of Layla Social. Originally from the Outer Banks of North Carolina, Pam moved to Vegas in 2004, where she later attended the Paul Mitchell School. At an early stage in her cosmetology career, she knew she wanted to master Men’s Grooming and dived deep into education to perfect her craft. She is now the Men’s Grooming Specialist at Layla and our very own in-house educator on all things men.

However, her forte doesn’t stop there – Pam loves everything color, especially blonding. She’s the perfect stylist that can take care of the whole family. As Tzigane’s right-hand woman (and first employee- joining way back in the studio days), it was only a matter of time before her boss energy took over and she evolved into a role of leadership. In 2020, Pam assumed the position of Salon Director at Layla Social and shortly after the salon won Best Salon by the Las Vegas Weekly in 2021. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and always has her eyes set on the next excursion, especially if it involves a concert! When she isn’t traveling, Pam loves to relax at home and Netflix and chill…. With her three dogs, that is.

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Carley Chavez

ELITE STYLIST
Meet Carley, Elite Stylist and loving Dog Mom. Carley has been in the beauty industry since 2012, when she graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Las Vegas. From a young age she has been intrigued by fashion and how hair can make such a bold statement. Today, those bold statements are made every day in her chair through her precision haircuts, attention to detail, and an eye for seamlessly blended blondes. Carley loves taking her client on hair journeys by giving them their dream look. She specializes in all things blonde, extensions, and woman’s short haircuts. When Carley isn’t behind the chair, she is practicing Pilates, playing with her two pups, Stella and Mookie, or jet setting across this world.
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Marina Lugo

STYLIST

Meet Marina, a Stylist at Layla Social, who started her hair journey at Paul Mitchell the school Las Vegas, where she honored and cutting, color, and texture. Marina’s handwork in school landed her on the Dean’s list in 2018 when she graduated. Shortly after graduation, she joined the Layla team in 2018.

Marina has a true knack for product knowledge and educating her guests on how to care for, and maintain, their hair at home. She is also incredibly creative and loves coming up with bright vivid formulas for her guests- turning their hair into colorful works of art. Marina likes to take it easy when she isn’t working, she enjoys playing video games, trying out new recipes, and enjoying hot cups of tea.

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Lexus Wong

STYLIST

Meet Lexus, Guest Relations Manager turned Stylist at Layla Social. Born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii you can always count on Lexus for a warm greeting when you check in at Layla Social. Lexus originally started as a salon guest in 2015 and shortly after joined the Layla team in 2018.

After university, Lexus was inspired by the ladies of Layla to pursue her own education in cosmetology at Paul Mitchell The School Las Vegas, graduating fall of 2022. She is now a stylist behind the chair that loves color, cuts, and Men’s grooming. You can look forward to seeing her in the salon and behind the chair.

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