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Currently a Specialist in alopecia, Specialist in non-surgical hair replacement, all types of weaving and natural hair. Lead educator for Basic Hair Care Products, providing services while keeping healthy hair the number one priority. Educates and Certifies Licensed Professional Cosmetologists and Barbers as Certified Hair replacement Specialists. Author of “Hair Loss and The Black Woman.” Owner of Smiley’s Hair Clinic and National Black Hair Institute. Network Provider for Multiple Health Insurance Companies. Hair Product Developer of “Cilium Surge Rx Strength Hair Growth System.

Platformed for:“The Pantene Pro-V Tour,” Designer’s Touch Hair Products, “For Sistas only,” “Basic Hair Care,” “Bronner Brothers.” And much more.

Cover Feature on:  Urban Beauty Hair Packaging. Early 2000s

Magazine features: Real Styles International, Mazza Magazine, Stylez 4 Life Magazine, Prestige Hair Designs Magazine, Braids Magazine, Hotlanta Hair Magazine and more.

 Media accolades: “The Champion Press,” “Rollin’ Out Magazine,” “Lilburn Patch” to name a few

TV: “Focus Atlanta”

Movies & Celebrities: The Source Awards, P-Diddy, Ex-Heavy Weight Champion Lennox Lewis, Trina, Ludacris, Sincerely Ward, Top Shottas Movie, Too Fast Too Furious Movie, South Beach Hotties Movie and Everything Gon’ Be Alright 

Philanthropy: Founder of non-profit organization “Smile 4 New Life Foundation” which plans and produces hair & Fashion show annually to donate funds for Colon Cancer Awareness.


Jenaé “Skit The Barber” Mitchell is a certified Hair Replacement Specialist, Master Educator, Master Groomer at Smiley’s hair clinic and Platform Artist for National Black Hair Institute.

“Skit” specializes in creative design as well as sharp and polished looks for her clients. She is motivated to leave a positive impact on every client and takes pride in providing exceptional service to all. Skit is licensed in 3 states: Missouri, Florida, & Georgia.


Lola is the Naturalista of Smiley’s Hair Clinic. Anything to do with locs and twists, Lola is #1. Updo’s, Styles, Binding, Loc Extensions, Instant Locs… She does it all. 16 years in the industry, she has become very knowledgeable about natural hair and making sure it is kept at its healthiest state. She will make your natural journey the most beautiful experience from the inside out.


Lauren Lovee may be the Salon’s youngest stylist, but she is the when it comes to her specialty. She is a specialist in Custom Integrations. (Weave Installations) and Fantasy Colors for Bundle Hair and Natural Hair. 

She has participated in numerous Hair Shows and behind the scenes for major events. She will install your sew in making sure your hair underneath is being taken care of as well. She makes wigs with and without lace fronts. If you like Fantasy Color/Ombre and long hair don’t care hair… Then this is the specialist for you.



Edwina J Dixon has been in the Hair Care business for over 20+ years. She received her Cosmetology license from the Lacarm School of Cosmetology at Dekalb under the guidance of Betty Lyons, who now heads the State Board of Cosmetologists. She is currently a Lead Regional Educator and Platform Artist for Basic Hair Care Products. Edwina prides herself on being able to give her clients Quality Professional Service in a timely manner. She is always incredibly grateful and appreciative for your patronage.  So, thanks in advance!