The great stylists at Haba have over 40 years of experience between them.
They pride themselves on continuing to perfect the craft of hair through ongoing education.
Training all over the world from New York to London they come together in Iowa City to keep their clients feeling confident and looking beautiful.
You may find all of our stylist's individual price lists and Instagram profiles under their bios.
Leah is founder and owner of Haba Salon. She has been cutting hair for 20 years. She began her time in the industry in Dallas, Texas and has been trained with the best of the best, including Nick Arrojo and Oribe. Leah gives back by working hard to educate new talent here at HABA, providing endless opportunities for higher learning to help our stylists excel in their careers. Leah worked in Dallas for 5 years before moving to Iowa City and has been cutting hair here for 13 years. She specializes in low maintenance styles that grow out and look good with almost no effort involved.
Leah is only taking new clients by referral
Styling and cutting hair since 2001, JoAnn creates looks that are flattering, versatile, easy, and cater to individual style. JoAnn's extensive training includes Kevin Murphy, Arrojo in NYC, Davines and Pivot Point in Chicago, and Vidal Sassoon in London. She is firm believer in continually advancing your abilities and is a former Kevin.Murphy Color Educator and current R+Co Creative Council Member. She takes pride in teaching and mentoring anyone who wants to hone their craft, including the HABA Staff!
JoAnn is only taking new clients by referral.
Katelyn joins us from Kansas City, MO by way of Phoenix, AZ. With her hands in hair since 2012, she's developed an affinity for all shades of blondes and effortless looks. Her beauty philosophy is to work with what you have to enhance natural beauty. Training under Juut Salonspa and Aveda have helped her learn to expertly execute this philosophy.
McKenna is an Iowa native who just moved back to the area after working under Aveda salons for the last 2 years. McKenna is the perfect stylist for those who love their balayage, highlights, and blonde hair, She loves connecting with her guests and enhancing their natural beauty with color, customized cuts and everyday, easy styles.
Ali may be one of HABA's most recent additions, but she is no stranger to Iowa City. She did hair in the area for 3 years before hopping around the Midwest and landing in Cedar Falls where she established herself as a successful stylist for over 10 years. She's been trained by the best of the best and favors short women's cuts, beautiful colors and balayage.
Cassie has been specializing in timeless, manageable and easy hair for 13 years. Her style was refined and honed through study with Kevin Murphy and Aveda educators.
Cassie is no longer taking new clients at this time.
While Liz is new to HABA as a stylist, she is grounded in the salon business. Liz has over a decade of experience working management and front desk at top salons here in Iowa City and San Francisco. She brings to us a fresh outlook on hair, creating no-fuss looks that are as fun as they are timeless. Liz specializes in all short cuts, regardless of gender, style, or texture.