One Last Thing With Laura "Lala" Chihaia

Written by SalonCentric TeamOct 25, 2023

Read time 5 min


In recognition of Cosmetology Month, we’re showcasing some of beauty’s biggest names in our One Last Thing series, revealing a bit of their personalities and behind-the-scenes to celebrate the person behind the chair. We hope these episodes of random, off-the-wall Q&A's let you get to know them a bit better, and spark a little joy in your day.

It’s time to go beyond the chair and behind the scenes with Laura “Lala” Chihaia (@lalasupdos) – the powerhouse behind Lala’s Updos Bridal Academy and Lala’s Tools. As the bridal industry’s go-to guru, Lala is known not only for her inspiring talent and specialty in updo styling, but also for the invaluable techniques she shares through her educational tutorials and hair show performances. With over 15 years of experience, Lala has earned the winning title for Behind The Chair’s “2015 One Shot Award – Updo Category” and has been featured in prestigious magazines such as Modern Salon, American Salon, Beauty Launchpad, New Trends Hair and Beauty Business.

Get ready for a dose of Lala’s infectious energy and immerse yourself in this exclusive Q&A.