Corto’s Salon and Spa – South Buffalo

820 Abbott Road | Buffalo, NY, 14220 | 716.825.1576 | Book an Appointment

Our original location, the Corto’s of South Buffalo hair experience dates back to 1962, when we began as “Joe Corto’s Unisex”, a barbershop that opened its doors to both men & women. Rich in tradition, Corto’s continues to offer great hair, coloring, waxing, and tanning services to a very loyal customer base in South Buffalo. Renovations were recently completed, giving this location a new urban chic feel. Additionally we have added a refreshments area and expanded our retail and waiting room area! Come check out the new and improved South Buffalo salon!

If you need to book an appointment today, please call 825-1576.
Online appointment requests are not guaranteed if booking the day of service.


Corto's South Buffalo Testimonials

Business Hours:

Monday 9am – 8pm
Tuesday 9am – 8pm
Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 6pm
Saturday 8am – 5pm
Sunday Closed
South Buffalo Menu of Services

Payments Accepted:

  • Master Card
  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Discover

South Buffalo Staff

Devon Alberico

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Licensed: Massage Therapist, Esthetician, Hair Stylists, Nail Tech

Katie Barr

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Hair Designer

I have been a stylist at Corto's salon in south Buffalo for 16 years . My formal education was with * Potter road Erie 1 Boces Buffalo N.Y. * Wella Institute of hair Boston, Mass. * Iso/Joico Artistic Institute Darien Ct. Continued hands on education for cutting and color techniques with *Iso/Joico *Paul Mitchell *Goldwell/KMS Also have participated in trade shows with Iso/Joico all along the east coast as well as the Buffalo Mercedes Benz fashion week with the Corto's team
Hobbies:   Art, photography,  volunteering at a horse stable, horse back riding and of coarse taking care of my own menagerie of pets

Nancy Beard

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Hi my name is Nancy and I am a graduate of The Salon Professional Academy. I have been a stylist for a year and absolutely love it! I have had many careers from a Radio City Rockette, to traveling with a Broadway show, and even a national taletn judge. I knew I had a passion with hair that I need to pursue. In school I won numerous awards. I feel my greatest skills are formals, highlights, and razor cuts. While not at work I love animals, shopping, cooking , traveling and making new friends. Come and see me, I would love to help you with your new cut, and maybe a new friendship too!

Kayla Boyd

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Hair stylist

Hi, I am Kayla and I love what I  do. My top skills are razor cuts, fades . I am a men's cutting specialist. I am excited to build my clients at Cortso's and hope to make many new friends here. When I am not at work I love to hang out with Marley,Kahlua,and Remmi- My dogs! I believe it is important to enjoy the small things in life. For me that is being outdoors, hunting , fishing and just relaxing with my family.

Kristen A Campanella

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Hair Designer

Work 820 Abbott Rd Buffalo, NY 14220 Phone: 825-1576
Hi I am Kristen. I have been in the industry for 11 years. I trained at Leon's Studio One and have been working here at CORTO'S  for 10 years! I have a busy life with 3 little kids.  They keep me and my husband on our toes. When I am not home with them I am working every Friday and Saturday. I have the skills to do it all, yet I specialize in Fades. I would love to help you anytime. Please call the salon to book with me.

Shauna Greiner

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Hair Stylist

I have been a stylist for 7+ years now, and having worked in a few different places I can say I am super happy to call Corto's my home. Coming here I specialized in men's cuts and through their training I have grown to LOVE color and highlights! We use a great color line called Goldwell and I would love to show you how a new color can make you look. When I am not at work I spend time with my son, and volunteer at as many of his school activities as I can. I hope to see you at Corto's soon!

Amber Grzechowiak

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Hair Designer

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Amber is a stylist who can do all that South Buffalo Corto’s offers. Her specialties are formal updo styling, color and corrective color services, and spray tanning, along with being highly trained in all that Corto's offers. Years Licensed: 11 yrs Years working at Corto's: 2 1/2 yrs Formal Training: Erie 2 BOCES @ WD Ormsby Center, Hands on KMS cutting with Robin Sweeney, KMS product education, Hands on Goldwell training in coloring, cutting, and products, Aveda training in color, cutting, and products, Gelish gel nail application training, Paul Mitchell products, Corto’s hair and continuing education classes. Hobbies/Interests: Being a mother to my two children and pets, making people look beautiful, hanging out with my family and friends, enjoying warm weather, and relaxing when I get a moment. What makes you unique: I love my field of work! Knowing that I can make my clients feel and look better makes me feel better. I take pride in my work and am always eager to please. I value my clients by truly listening to their wants/needs and making them happen giving them the satisfaction they are looking for! I love the artistic nature of color, and love to give my clients that want a new style the cut and the Product knowledge to upkeep the same look at home!

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Lindsy Hayes

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Phone: South Buffalo 825-1576 & Hamburg 648-3120
Hi, I am Lindsy and I have been a stylist for 10 years. I love what I do and my clients love the personal attention I give them. I am thrilled to be here in the Corto's family. I will be at South Buffalo 3 days a week and Hamburg 1. I look forward to meeting you and letting me help you find your perfect cut.

Judy McGuire

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Hair Designer

Phone: 825-1576
I graduated from Piccalo School of Hair Design 24 years ago. Much of that time working at Corto's. During my 15 years here I have had the opportunity to take many classes to advance my technique. I attended the Aveda Institute of Technology for cutting classes. Training from Paul Mitchel and Rusk. I've taken advanced classes in color from Goldwell, the color line we use here at Corto's. I love what I do ! I also love to give back. On my time off I enjoy spending time with my family and volunteering with children with Autism.      

Alyssa O'Mara

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Hair Designer

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I have been a stylist at Corto's South Buffalo since 2010. I have taken several classes on new styles, techniques, trends, cuts, and colors since the start of my career. I love being able to be creative with every client that sits in my chair and making them feel great when they leave. I specialize in cutting, color, texture services, facial waxing, manicures, make-up, and spray tanning. Please feel free to call 716-825-1576 to book your appointment today! Outside of work I teach dance classes at two studios, one located in South Buffalo and the other in Cheektowaga. I have been dancing for 12 years now and love every minute of it! I'm currently teaching hip hop, modern/contemporary, jazz at the studios. I am also a graduate of Mount Mercy Academy (2006) and went to Buffalo State College for Graphic Design (2009) and studied Cosmetology at Continental School of Beauty in West Seneca (2009).

Ashley Parry

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Hair Designer, Makeup artist

Anniversary: June 8th
Graduate of continental beauty school 2009. I have only been at Corto's a short while but I already feel like I'm home. I love being great at every aspect of my job & creating one of a kind looks from color, cut, style, & makeup. I'm a trained technician in Goldwell color, color correction & red colors.  Come & see me for your everyday elegant looks, to something fun & funky! I'm here tuesday through saturday!  

Lynn Polichetti

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Hair Designer

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graduated in 1985 from Peter Piccolo School of Hair Design. started my career at Hair Crafters where I worked for 6 years, came to Cortos Salon in 1991. continuous education with goldwell, KMS,  always learning new techniques. specializing in men and woman's cutting and styling, coloring and texture services, waxing and spray tanning.

Jeanette Riccione

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Phone: 716-825-1576
Hi, I am Jeanette and I am so excited to be with Corto's. I graduated Continental and have been doing what I love for 2 years now. I am experienced in Gold well color and cuts. I love helping people find the best look for them. When you meet me you will know I am a real go getter! When I am not styling I am a cheer-leading coach. I have been working with kids of all ages for 7 years , helping them get their spirit! I also love animals and have a pet chinchilla. So give me a  C,   O,   R ,  T,  O,  S!!  It's Corto's and I hope to see you here!    

Anna Roe

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Hair Designer

I am a graduate of Continental Beauty School. I have been a stylist for 11 years and worked at Corto's for all of the 11. I am also a Goldwell color specialist. I feel my strengths and skills are bio ionic hair straighteners, color, updos, spray tanning, facial waxing, textures and tinsel. What I am most proud of is being a Mom. I am here Monday -Wednesday and would love to see you.

Bushra Saleh

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Hair Designer

I'd like to introduce myself my name is Bushra Saleh and I'm a Senior Stylist at Cortos Salon. I have been in the beauty industry for 12 years now! I'm a graduate of Erie 1 Boces Class of 2000. My passion is to make people look and feel beautiful. I'm highly trained in all aspects of color, cutting, waxing, special occasion styles, spray tanning, makeup, chemical straightening, hair extensions, and keratin treatments. Also I'm known for my blowouts, I can smooth out any type of hair texture. Come see me and you will leave with a bouncy voluminous blowout! From 2002-2005 I worked as a team member for ISO/Joico working alongside many platform artists in the beauty industry. I have also taken extensive training classes in Goldwell & KMS products. I have participated in No Shave November for Family and Child Services. For the past two years, I have had the opportunity to work Mercedez Benz Fashion Week and recently I had the honor of styling reality tv star Alexis Bellino from the House Wives of Orange County.   The beauty industry is my passion, and you'll leave with no regrets. Bushra Saleh