Biography & Portfolio

Lauren Lampa or “Elle” as many of her clients know her, has been around the hair industry for as long as she can remember. Coming from a long line of hair stylists including both her grandmas, aunt, uncle, and cousins. Her true passion and love for the hair industry started when she moved from Chicago to Arizona to attend the acclaimed Toni&Guy Hairdressing Academy in the Fall of 2006. After graduating school and receiving her license, she made her way back to the big city of Chicago where she apprenticed then worked behind the chair at Joseph Michaels Salon and Spa for 3 years before making her way over to Red 7 Salon for the past 3 and a half years. The beginning of 2015 brought Lauren's next chapter when she opened her own salon business, Boutique Noir-Chicago. During her time as a stylist, she has worked the Macy’s stage four times for their annual fashion show-Glamorama, styled MODA fashion show, as well as several charity fashion events through Akira. Her first photo shoot publication was in Modern Salon 2012. Lauren is constantly improving her skills with ongoing education. She has attended courses put on by top product lines like Kevin.Murphy, Bumble & Bumble, Toni & Guy, Wella, Redken, Goldwell and Schwarzkopf. Most say her style is classic with a little sparkle. Specializing in rich all over colors, soft “sun kissed” highlights, any special occasion hair, as well as Great Length hair extensions. She loves being a stylist because she has the ability to connect with people while being able to give them confidence and beauty through her talent and creativity.

Phone: 219-313-5256 Email:


Everyday Styling

Event Styling