Meet Our Team


Jonathan Mosco

Growing up in the hair industry, Jonathan Mosco started working in his family’s business when he was 13. Now armed with a degree in Hospitality Administration and a cosmetology license, Jonathan’s expertise and talents have grown.

“Your decision to visit our Aveda salon is a choice that we deeply appreciate,” he says. “We are constantly striving to deliver the best services, products and experience that we can.”

Elsa Mosco

An accomplished stylist and owner of Rituals Aveda Salon, Elsa Mosco has dedicated herself to working with the Aveda brand and philosophy throughout her entire career. Elsa was the first stylist and salon owner to bring the Aveda brand to the Tampa Bay area in 1983. She has practiced with Horst, the founder of Aveda, and David Adams, Aveda’s first director of hair color.

Very passionate about her work, Elsa always takes the time to listen to what her clients want, and helps them integrate their ideas and goals with what will work best for their hair, face structure, and lifestyle.

Bayleigh Darrough

For as long as Bayleigh can remember she has been passionate about the hair industry. Her first encounter at an Aveda salon compelled her to pursue her education at the Aveda Institute in Dallas, TX where she graduated top of her class. Her first job as a stylist was with a luxury salon in North Dallas, before relocating to St. Petersburg. As a stylist at Rituals Salon, her mission is to provide exceptional service to each guest she encounters, and help them feel beautiful inside and out.

Rene Stewart

Rene specializes in foil highlights and colors of all kinds. She developed her own no tension cutting technique, after attending a week-long inspirational training seminar. Her haircuts are like no other. After owning her own salon in Indianapolis, In.since 1994, Rene relocated to St. Petersburg to enjoy the year around warm weather and sunshine. She is very personable and loves to make her clients happy.

Berry Seedaya

Berry has been a stylist for over 30 years reaching the level of master stylist. She has a passion for the beautiful aspects of hair coloring, cutting and styling, and fresh takes on classic styles. Berry continues to work on her craft by taking advanced classes in both color and haircutting.

Abby Ozkan

Abby has spent her career focusing on all aspects of hairdressing; styling, cutting, color and highlights. She particularly loves balayage, highlighting and bridal styling. Her focus has been creating looks that are designed for each individual guest and are customizable. She loves working with all lengths of hair from really long to short men’s.cuts.Abby is inspired by fashion, music, and her guests.


6649 Central Ave
St Petersburg, FL 33710





Monday: By Appointment Only
Tuesday: 10am – 7pm
Wednesday: 10am – 8pm
Thursday: 10am – 8pm
Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: Closed

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