About Us

Barbara Forgione was the founder of the original Barbra Forgione boutique Salon back in 2006. Her credits included being nationally recognized, the Salon has been featured in ‘Hot in My Salon’ video series of the top 100 trendy salons in the USA, MTV’s “Made”, TLC’s ’The Makeover Story’, voted S. Tampa’s Best Kept Secret, S. Tampa’s Best Salon, guest spots on ABC Action News and NBC’s Daytime Show, showcased in Modern Salon and American Salon magazines.

The Salon is also the first in Tampa to use sulfate free products, Yuko Japanese straightening, Deva Curl cutting techniques, fashion forward hair color.

Unfortunately, Barbara passed in 2019. But before she did she chose Tuya Page to continue the cutting edge tradition and service she worked so hard to achieve.

Our services start with you…customer service. Your happiness is our top priority. We respect your time, so we do our best to run on-time. We are committed to providing you with the best salon experience. We are an employee-based salon and work together as a team so we can take care of your needs at any time. We research and test our products so we know our products deliver what they promise. We’re passionate about beauty inside out, and it shows. Forgione Salon is the best in the beauty business for your experience and long-term beauty needs.