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
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.
Libby Hitt | Stylist / Mens Specialist
Libby has joined the Chroma team bringing with her over 15 years of experience and world wide talent. She is excited about East Coast trends! She is a master designer in cutting. Styling short hair as well as all mens cutting techniques
She is a huge fan of Philly and their sport teams, as they are a huge fan of her. So big in fact, she is the official stylist of our own "Philadelphia Eagles."
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!
Kat Spence Master Stylist
Kat is an experienced. well tranined and respected by hair designers in Europe, Japan, and the U. S. She is a creative force who has been on the cutting edged of the hair industry, and has lef her mark in Paris, London Milan and Tokyo. She participated as a feature stylist for the 13th annaual Zotos Creative Designer Conference in Palm Springs, which was atended by 250 stylists from around the world.
Kat has represented Zotos as a platform artist from 1980-1999. Kat has been an instructor on the latest techniques in styling, coloring and perms. A promotional video produed by Zotos, for use by salons throughout the country, showcases Kat demonstrating a perm for High Lift and recommended for heavily highlighted and bleached hair.
Working with and traning with many of the international stars of the design community has afforded Kat the luxury of having the most current trends in hair. Her work has graced the cover of Salon Today and has been featured in passion, American Coiffure, "Q", Celebrity Hairstylists and many more. Kat Spence continues to contribute to her profession on all levels establishing her as one of the premiere experts on the Hair Care scene today.
Kat specealizes in women with fine thinning hair and hair loss. She is on the Evolve artistic council, with 10 other founding artist. Not only a certified stylist but has trained many stylist in the industry with the Evolve volumizer throughout the country.
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
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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
Project Valanni 2011
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
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".
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.
March 2008 Beauty blog "Up all Night" highlighting Chroma's late night hours in Old City.