posted on July 17, 2014
Erinn has spent the past 20+ years developing an expertise in the advanced care of healthy hair and scalp. As Owner and Head Stylist, she specializes in hair of all textures.
She brings with her a wealth of knowledge, experience and continuous study in the care and protection of hair and scalp. Providing lasting solutions for conditions facing many of her clients including balding, thinning, fungus, and over active sebaceous glands (amongst a host of others).
Erinn is committed to all aspects of women’s health including her important work with the “Cut it Out” project offering a front line defense against domestic violence. SEUHS hosts monthly Community Conversations for Women of Color called “Sister to Sister”, which is led by Professional Healthcare Practitioners who are Minorities as well.
She is committed to the clients, her staff and the hair care industry. When she is not making someone look good, she is making someone feel good. While in the Hair Care industry, Erinn has learned her great customer service skills and ability to create relationships.
Erinn has been a licensed Master Barber since 1990 and also a Cosmetologist since 1999. She has also earned certification in cutting and coloring at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Chicago, Jingles Int. in NY, Dudley University in NC, Influance in VA. Received certification in color with Clairol, Wella, Matrix in Mass and Trichology in GA,. Her Salon was recognized as the “The Best Ethnic Salon” in the Improper Boston, July 2009. Also in December 2009, The Boston Globe recognized her and her stylists for their efforts in Domestic Violence Awareness/Abuse Prevention. In the near future, her salon will be a training ground for Stylists coming right out of school and Restoration Center for clients dealing with hair and scalp issues.
She was chosen in October of 2015 as one of Cambridge YWCA’s “Outstanding Women”. In the same month she was also nominated as one of “Thrives Finalists”, in which being a business owner who has completed the StreetWise ‘MBA’™/StreetWise Steps™ curriculum. Also, one who has exemplified Thrives mission by demonstrating an outstanding commitment to her community.
Won the national “Barbershop: The Next Cut Challenge” a $20,000.00 makeover sponsered by Warner Brother in 2016.
Erinn resides in Cambridge, Mass. where you’ll find her in her Salon trying to give everyone who has stopped by to see her, a hug with one hand and a flat iron in the other.