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Chelsea Rae Salon is one of the industry's leading Multicultural Hair Salons in Pittsburgh, PA. Located in Indigo Square in the vibrant eastside. they are known for their extensive knowledge of naturally curly and textured hair of all types. Not only will you leave with an amazing customized cut and style, but you ill also learn how to care for your hair as well. We offer a wide range of styling services and products to give you the look you want. With a wide selection of product, we've got you covered for whatever you need. We guarantee quality in all of our products and services, and are driven by our long withstanding commitment to our customers’ needs. If you want a new look or if you’re simply ready to get pampered — give us a call today to get the personalized attention you deserve!
Chelsea was born and raised in the Southside of Pittsburgh. Her first love of basketball took her to Longwood University in Virginia where she studied radio broadcasting and journalism.
After college Chelsea decided to enroll in cosmetology school, as hair had quickly turned into a hobby of hers during her college years.
With 16 plus years in the industry and 9 years as a salon owner Chelsea's hair knowledge knows no bounds.
"I try to take classes quarterly. I like to stay well versed on new trends as you never know who will sit in your chair and what they will ask for."
Chelsea serves a diverse clientele throughout Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas. She works with all hair textures, and enjoys enhancing her clients natural hair color. Chelsea's main goal is not only to provide naturally curly haircare in its simplest form, but also to teach clients that it doesn't have to be complicated!
"I love to cut, color, and style, but there is no greater feeling than helping a client love their natural hair. The acceptance of naturally curly hair has been a long time coming, and I'm just happy be a part of the movement here in Pittsburgh!
Jessica joined Chelsea Rae Salon after working in the neighboring Shadyside area. She is amazing with all textures, especially naturally curly hair. She also specializes in fun vivid colors and sleek blowouts.
Jessica is originally from Miami Florida and came to Pittsburgh to attend Carnegie Mellon University for design and architecture.
After college Jessica sought out a career that would allow her to help people more directly, and that's when she fell in love with the cosmetology industry.
"I love major transformations and working with all textures, as well as vivid colors."
"I want everyone who sits in my chair to feel comfortable and confident and leave loving their hair."
Jessica is an amazing addition to the salon and brings a fun and edgy style to the team!
Theresa is joining the Chelsea Rae team after working in a Murrysville area salon for 8 years. Theresa works with all hair textures, and her specialties include naturally curly hair, short haircuts, extensions, and multiple highlighting techniques.
Theresa was born in Birmingham, Alabama and later moved to the Penn Hills area as a young child.
"My favorite part of being a hairstylist is giving a client a drastic change, whether it is extensions or a whole new color, its such a rewarding feeling!"
"What I love most about my job is that it is never boring, because of all the different hair types I work with and all the different people get to meet!"
Theresa's experience and sweet nature will instantly make you feel comfortable in her chair.
Lenjuan also known as "Lenny" comes to Chelsea Rae after working 10 years in a Monroeville area salon.
Lenny was born and raised in Pittsburgh, and today is a wife and mother of three. She knew at a very young age that she wanted to pursue a career in cosmetology, and has been in the industry since high school.
Lennys specialties include silk presses, two strand twists, color blocking and loc-retwisting.
"I am all about healthy hair, and helping clients understand that natural hair can be styled in many different ways. I also pride myself on keeping up with the latest trends, while still maintaining the health of your hair."
Lenny is a wonderful addition to the salon, if you are looking for a sleek blowout on your natural hair she's your girl!
Lydia was born Kansas City, and raised in Monroe Louisiana.
She moved to Pittsburgh when her husband Dave accepted a job as head women's basketball coach at Chatham University. She quickly enrolled in cosmetology school in 2019 at Paul Mitchell Bella Capelli Academy, which was always a dream of hers. After graduating she and her husband welcomed a son named Bryson.
"I've always loved hair and dreamed of being a stylist, maybe even a celebrity stylist one day. I'm most excited about how much I am going to learn and grow as a stylist at Chelsea Rae Salon. It's amazing to be around women who celebrate all textures of hair!"
Lydia brings excitement and energy to the salon, after her training we can't wait to see her in action in the early spring.
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QUALITY SERVICES FOR AMAZING RESULTS
Is your hair thirsty and dry? Our 7 Customizable conditioning treatments will leave your hair feeling like you've never felt it before. Using our state of the art hair steamer your hair is infused with purified water rather than the normal dry heat of a hair dryer.
This patented technology works on a molecular level to repair damaged broken bonds. It repairs the broken bonds and rejuvenates the hair, increases tensile strength and restores elasticity. It also protects the hair from further breakage.