Meet Kathy Blair, a 43+ year hair colorist, lead hairstylist and owner of Hair Chalet Multicultural Hair Salon (1632 Springfield Ave. Maplewood NJ, 07040). Kathy started her career in 1976 and quickly fell in love with the creativity needed to transform hair from one color to another. Thus began Kathy’s passion for all things hair and color. She feeds this passion with continued education to ensure that she remains informed, knowledgeable and current.
After working for Hair Chalet for 3 years, Kathy acquired the business from the original owner 15 years ago. Hair Chalet is a philanthropic salon; always reaching out into the community to donate to causes close to Kathy’s heart such as Autism Awareness, St. Jude‘s and The Special Olympics, just to name a few. Kathy sits on the board of Springfield Avenue Partnership and is a trustee and host at her church, Rivers of Living waters of NJ. Kathy is extremely active in her church’s out reach program to which Hair Chalet and their guests generously donate several times a year. Hair Chalet has hosted numerous events that include Women’s Appreciation day, Breast Cancer Awareness, Health, Nutrition and Medicare Seminars, and Storytelling with Arts and Craft events for children.
As a guest at Hair Chalet, you will immediately feel welcomed. Kathy has fostered an amazing atmosphere where Hair Chalet stylists love and support one another and guests meet for the first time becoming fast friends looking forward to their next visit. Whether you’re new to Hair chalet or have been a guest for 40 years, you’ll enter as guests but always leave as friends.