Chroma Stylists

Carmela Lanza | Salon Owner

Carmela has had a passion for the beauty industry since the 1960's.

Her experience was the catalyst to open Chroma Hair Gallery. Carmela understands the importance of having every client feel relaxed and pampered while spending time in her salon.

So be prepared to be treated exceptionally special during the time you spend with her or her amazing staff.

Karlie Lanza | Stylist / Make-Up Artist

Assistant Manager

Karlie has over 9 years of experience as a professional stylist. She collaborated with Carmela to brand our trendy, boutique style salon. Karlie is the perfect stylist for that make-over you’ve been thinking about.

Karlie is a thoughtful listener and considers lifestyle, face shape and texture of hair to create your own personalized style. Karlie's signature brush set blow dry is the perfect  finishing touch to any cut, color or customized services including hotheads extensions.  She is also a certified Brazilian Blowout specialist.

As a make up artist, Karlie has worked backstage along top designers. Her work has also been featured in several Bridal magazines and websites. Her ability to translate runway to everyday is unparallel. Karlie's flare for fashion and love for styling allows her to create a complete look for any bride.


Emily Gloster | Stylist \ Make Up Artist



Libby Hitt - Chroma Hair Gallery

Libby Hitt |  Stylist / Mens Specialist

Libby has joined the Chroma team bringing with her over 12 years of experience and world wide talent.  All the way from Nebraska, she is excited about East Coast trends! She has mastered cutting and st lying short hair as well as all mens cutting techniques.

Along with the entire team at Chroma, Libby provides color, highlighting and is a certified Brazilian Blowout specialist. She continues to educated herself and is hotheads extensions certified. All which keeps her ahead of the latest trends, styles and beyond. She has traveled to Europe and back finding a home in Philadelphia.  Ladies and gentlemen: The Best from the Midwest... Libby Hitt!

Chino Chi Chi Lanza

Chino "Chi Chi" Lanza

Chi Chi is a hot four legged blonde who loves attention. He's not your average Chihuahua. You can find him at the salon wednesday- Saturday where he is always looking to make new friends. He's never met a lap he didn't like!

The Knot Best of Weddings 2012 Pick

Best of Weddings on The Knot

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Walk for Hope 2012

City of Hope walk to help cut out HIV/AIDS cancer and other life threatening illnesses. We provided services for participants and donated our time to help those in need.

Project Valanni 2012

Featured make-up artist Karlie Lanza, senior stylist Jason Joseph and stylist Libby Hitt in the 6th annuak fashion show featuring local designers.

Philadelphia University Evening of Innovation 2012

Featured the entire chroma team's work in a evening honoring designer John Varvados>

Project Valanni 2011

Featured make-up artist Karlie Lanza, stylist Jason Joseph, and stylist assistant Austin James in the annual fashion show featuring local designers.

City of Hope Hairball 2011

Featured performer Jason Joseph

Philadelphia Bride Magazine

Featured in the Spring/Summer Bridal Issue 2010 for hair and make-up

Chroma adds finishing touches

to the 2007-2010 Philadelphia University Fashion show at the Academy of Music.  Our salon donated hair and make-up artist services to create a show stopping runway experience for the students.

Talk of the Town

2010 Winner in excelence in customer service

Philadelphia Style Magazine

Featured stylist, Karlie Lanza in the May-June 2009 issue. Karlie provided expert insights and is quoted in the article "Hair Help".

Savannah Magazine

Featured our master stylist, Jason Joseph in the 2009 Spring-Summer Issue.  The article highlighted Jason's expert work with an international wedding.

City of Hope Hairball Award

Congratulations to our stylist, Jason Joseph for winning "Most Intricate" Hair Design at the 2008 City of Hope Hairball.

Daily Candy

March 2008 Beauty blog "Up all Night" highlighting Chroma's late night hours in Old City.