About Nina Raffaella

Nina Rafaella

After growing up in Chicago, Nina moved to Boston in 1992. There she pursued her love of fashion while working at the ultra-upscale clothing boutique Riccardi on Newbury Street. While at Riccardi’s, Nina was inspired by runway models’ hairstyles of such designers as Comme Des Garcons and Martin Margiela. As a result, she decided to enter into the art of hair. After completing hairdressing school, Nina furthered her training by apprenticing at the world renowned Vidal Sassoon, Boston. In 1996 Nina joined Salon Mario Russo, Boston and styled hair for runway shows, print, and editorial publications. Nina also styled the hair of many Boston celebrities.

To perfect her trade as a master cutter and colorist, Nina attended an intense advanced course in London, England taught by one of the worlds’ top educators in the industry, Toni and Guy. Most recently, Nina completed training at the L’Oreal Academy for advanced color techniques and Devacurl in New York City.

After moving to Worcester, Nina attended Clark University, where she earned her B.A. in psychology. When Nina was selecting a location for her new, world-class salon, she choose Worcester and opened SALON NINA RAFFAELLA in April 2008.

Worcester, MA 508.791.1800

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