Ona Diaz-Santin, better known as Ona “The Hair Saint,” is progressively making waves as one of the most versatile and highly sought-after Latina hair stylists in NJ/NYC area. A celebrity stylist, educator and curl expert, Ona has revived the tresses of numerous celebrities. She has also become well-known amongst the rapidly growing curly influencer network, favorited as the go-to stylist by top bloggers and influencers including Massy Arias, Franchelli Rodriguez (Chellis Curls), Carolina Contreras (Miss Rizos) and Ada Rojas (All Things Ada). Her nickname, “The Hair Saint” was dubbed by her loyal clients, who felt she not only healed their hair but provided a full curative and soothing experience like no other.
Ona is a educator, giving dozens of workshops per year to train and educate other stylists. She is the owner and Creative Director at 5 Salon & Spa, which is located just a hop and a skip from New York City in Fort Lee, New Jersey. Most recently, 5 Salon & Spa was named by Refinery29 as one of “The Best New York City Salons For Natural Hair & Curls.” Next to raising her family, supporting other women in the beauty and salon business is Ona’s top priority. She's been featured in various publications (in both English and Spanish) including People En Español, Thrillist, Para Ti Mujer, Elle Magazine, Oprah Magazine and Allure Magazine.