Salon 647 is a fun, trendsetting salon located in the heart of Worcester's Tatnuck Square.


Here at Salon 647 we aspire to bring each client a new level of personal satisfaction, to show them just what their hair can do! We use the newest techniques and latest trends to create a stylish and fun experience for each person who walks through our doors.

 

Our team of talented professionals are continually learning and broadening our expertise in order to bring you the best the industry has to offer.
 



 

 

J Christian Rea - Owner Salon 647
 

Christian grew up in Northern Maine in the town of Van Buren. From as far back as he can remember he always wanted to be a stylist. In 2001 he enrolled himself at Headhunters School of Hair Design of Portland Me. Half way through his course he took a chance on exploring the country and put his career on hold. During this time he discovered his passion for make-up through this discovery he was able to travel around applying make-up for different events. In 2005 Christian relocated to the Worcester area where he finished his Cosmetology course and started working at Hair Excitement of Sutton. After three years under the direction of Sandra Roy he decided to make a career move to Jeffrey Robert Salon & Spa. This is where Christian was able to apply his talents as Junior Artistic Director, Television, along with being publish in local magazines. Christian was a character on the hit reality show “Split Ends” for two seasons. During his time at Jeffrey Robert Salon he also had the privilege of hosting the city of Worcester’s Pride celebration 5 years in a row as his alter ego Miss Crystal. Christian has held fundraisers for different organizations that help different communities in need over the years. He decided in 2009 that it was time to venture out on his own and thus he created Salon 647. Since 2009 he has grown Salon 647 from being just himself to what it is now. Christian truly believes, that to be successful in your career you must have passion in what you do. 

 

One thing that most people don’t know about Christian is that when not in his element, he is very shy.  

 
 

Published work:
 

Bride & Groom Fall 2007

Bride & Groom Spring/Summer 2007

Out @ Night 2008

Pulse Cover July 2006

Telegram & Gazette Cover Story July 2008

Telegram & Gazette Living section August 2012

Classes

Goldwell Certified Colorist 2006

Redken Exchange Cut and Know why 2007

Advanced KMS Cutting Classes.

Label M Cutting Classes.

Paul Mitchell Cutting & Color Classes.

Logic’s Color Class 2004

 

 
CITY VIBES METRO INTERVIEW WITH J CHRISTIAN REA OF SALON 647
Christian Rea and Christina chat about what are the styles for this next season and how a hair style can enhance it or not...What's hot, what's not! For both men and women.

 

Christian's Work:

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STYLIST - COLORIST - NAILS
* Gillian is an Independent Stylist & only Accepts Cash or Checks. Gillian can be contacted at: 508-713-3785

 

Gillian brings over 6 years of professional experience in the Cosmetology field.  She has always had a passion for hair design starting from a young age. She gets great pleasure out of getting to know each of her clients and helping them feel and look their very best. Gillian feels that ongoing education is the most important way to keep your style updated and fresh.  She truly enjoys the time she spends with each of you while in her chair.

Stylist Gillian quotes; “Growing with Christian professionally over the years has truly been rewarding.  I am so lucky to have found such an amazing mentor who has stood by and supported me for so long. I am so grateful to be a part of the Salon 647 team. ”

 

Worcester, MA is her home and she loves the energy and the closeness of the Tatnuck community.  You will often hear her speak highly of her family, friends and of course two dogs. She is a proud supporter of the United States Military and Wounded Warrior Project.  She love’s nail polish and would consider her self an OPI Fanatic!


She is an independent contractor reach her at (508) 713-3785

 




Education:

 

Class of 2006 Wachusett Regional High School, early graduate 2006 Blaine Beauty School Framingham, MA

- 250 Hours Theory of Cosmetology

- Marilyn Brush Master Blow Out

2007 Graduate of Cosmix International School of Hair Skin & Nail Design, Marlborough, MA

        - Graduate with Honors

        - Nail Excellence Curriculum

        - Participant Matrix Hair Show, Providence

 

Training - Classes & Certificates:

Premiere Orlando International Beauty Event, 2007

Goldwell International Product & Color Hands on Education

1st graduate Christian Rea apprenticeship program, 2008

 

Coppola Keratin Complex Smoothing Therapy certified, 2008

Redken Product Knowledge, 2009
Pureology Product knowledge, 2010
Redken Principle Based Design

Redken Color & Know Why, NYC
Redken Cut & Know Why, NYC

Label M Product and Services Seminars, 2012

Specialties:

Design & Dimensional Color

Color Corrections

Facial waxing

Published - Editorial Work:

Hair Stylist; Artigo Ajemian Films; Indy Film Boy Band

 

 


STYLIST - COLORIST
* Lori is an Independent Stylist & only Accepts Cash or Checks. Lori can be contacted at: 774-641-8447

 

Lori  has been a stylist for 24 years. she has enjoyed her clients over the years, and likes meeting new people in the adventures that the beauty industry put in front of her. " I love creating the perfect  cut and color creations that suit the client's needs" She enjoys and excels in Special Occasion Formal Styling. Lori is a proud supporter of the American Cancer Society , She also enjoys Volunteering her time to support the "The Look Good Feel Better Program" .  Residing in Worcester MA, she enjoys life with her two daughters and one thing about her that most people don't  know is that she loves southern Hospitality.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education:
 

Graduated in 1989 from Learning Institute of Beauty Science Worcester MA.

1992- Certified Goldwell Colorist

1996- Studied at the Aveda Institute for Facials, Hair Design and Styling

Has attended a number of Paul Mitchell Cutting Classes

Matrix Design and Product Knowledge NYC

John Sahag Design workshop NYC

Kalidocolor Knowledge NYC

Special Occasion Formal Styling with Martin Parsons NYC

Label M Cutting & Styling Long Hair Seminar 2012

 

 

 

Stacey Bouley - Salon 647

Stacey is a motivated Worcester based stylist who has been practicing for over 10 years. She completed Rob Roy Academy and received two awards upon graduation. Stacey has always had a desire to be creative dabbling in various arts, choosing cosmetology as another outlet and continues to be inspired and is more passionate than ever. She has received specialized training through Paul Mitchell and Goldwell as well as some of the most challenging cutting techniques. Precision haircutting is one of her specialties. She spends a lot of her past time using her skills on photo shoots whether it's hairstyling or being behind the lens. Stacey continues to grow by educating herself and learning more each day.
 

Stacey's Work:

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Megan Brown - Salon 647
Megan is a young and up incoming stylist, who is motivated to always learn new techniques and styles. She has a passion for updos and makeup and loves to give her clients an amazing experience with a look they love. She is a graduate from Toni & Guy Academy and has worked many events including hair and makeup for the Miss Massachusetts pageant. She is also Keratin Complex certified. When Megan is not busy being a stylist, she's a mom to an amazing little boy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

I found this salon on the internet. After reading all the excellent reviews on it I decided to give it a try. I was in desperate need of hair color since the hairdresser who did my hair before did a terrible job. I made an appointment with one of your stylists.  She was wonderful! Very pleasant and friendly. She took the time to talk with me about my preferences and look I was looking for. I am very picky about my hair and she exceeded all my expectations. There was not rush during my appointment. I felt I was NOT in a "factory" where the only goal for the hairdressers is to take as many customers as possible. I did not have to wait for my appointment as I used to in every salon I went before (I tried many salons).  She was all about quality and customer satisfaction. She did a wonderful job on my hair. My color looks great as well as the haircut! Happy I found her! Thank you salon 647.

 

- Anna C / Worcester, MA

 

 

 

I always get compliments when Lori cuts and colors my hair.  She helps with ideas for styling at home.  And, she pampers my daughters when they come in as well....finally, they enjoy going to the hair salon!  Highly recommend.
 

- Kathy D / Worcester, MA

 

 

Your stylists are the best!  They really understands my hair type and preferences, but always puts a fresh and updated spin on my needs- tons of compliments from everyone on my hair since I have been going to her.  The products they recommend have made my color and shine last forever.
 

- Grace Kelly / Holden, MA

 

 

I have been going to this salon since it opened. And I have been going to Christen since he was in Kelly square. I followed him to his new salon, and would follow him anywhere else he goes. I have never gotten more compliments on my hair since going to him, even from other stylists.

 

My hair was over-processed by my previous stylist. I am a natural blonde, and my last stylist bleached it to the point it was straw. He returned it to my natural color, and treated my hair to get it back to a healthy condition. My hair has never been softer, or full. My hair went from long, stringy, over bleached mess of straw to a full head of gorgeous blonde curls. I am always pleased to go and sit in his chair and have a nice chat too. He keeps me entertained the entire time I'm there. I would recommend this salon to anyone and everyone. 

 

ps. He has his own coupons that he sends out every month via email.

 

- Allison T / Hopedale, MA

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

I have been going to Salon 647 for more than three years now.

Before finding the salon's secret weapon: Christian, I had been to many other salons in the Central Mass region.
 

I have been to the high-priced city "exclusive" salons as well as the small town folksy salons.  I was thirsty for a professional that would listen to me and do what I wanted.  Instead, time after time, I got self-serving, narcissistic, self-proclaimed "artists" that could care less about my limited time each morning to spend on grooming my hair. I was shown how "using a flat iron would give me the look I desired". I have no interest in purchasing a flat iron, not to mention using one.
 

Christian cuts and styles my hair in a manner that doesn't require special tools to look great.  The way he cuts/styles doesn't need the assistance of implements. It looks great every day with minimum work on my part. Wash, blow dry, and Label M products (sold exclusively at Salon 647) is all it takes!! 

 

I am extremely particular!!!  As a mother who works inside and outside of the home, I don't have much time to spend on myself. So, going to the salon to spend time doing something just for me is not only important; it is something that I treasure.
 

Christian not only suggested updates to my short hairstyle; he spent time listening to me.  His sensitivity to my needs was relaxing, reassuring and refreshing. He never pressured me to do anything-- he presented me with options that fit with my lifestyle.  His easy, confident manner gave me the confidence to try a modern update to my current style.

 

I have never been someone who makes appointments ahead of time because I never wanted to commit to going back.  Christian is the ONLY stylist that I have booked appointments far in advance.  Two cuts in advance, in fact!
 

Perhaps the best compliment I could pay would be the fact that I bring my teenaged children to Christian for their styling needs as well.  My daughter was empowered by Christian to try several new styles over the years.  One time she brought a magazine clipping to him for an idea.  He didn't just replicate the "celebrity hair style"; he adapted it to her type of hair and she honestly looked better than the celeb!  My daughter is hard to please.  She could not stop looking at herself in the mirror in the salon and all the way home in the visor mirror as well!  I swear, I have never seen her so happy with her hair.
 

I am so glad that I found 647 Salon.  I get compliments on my hair on a regular basis....that's a nice bonus as well.


Kaylin Reynolds has been my hair stylist for nearly 5years.
 

Of all the hair stylists/salons I have been to, Salon 647 is the absolute best.
 

Kaylin is a color expert and cuts my hair just the way i like all the time.

Plus, she beautiful person outside as well genuinely nice person.

Love her... Love going there.

 

Thanks Kaylin for making me look so beautiful!!! LOL

 

- Maria L. / Sutton, MA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 
 

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9:30am to 6pm
Tuesday 9:30am to 8pm
Wednesday 9:30am to 8pm
Thursday 9:30am to 8pm
Friday 9:30am to 8pm
Saturday 9am to 3pm
Sunday closed
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Salon 647
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Worcester, MA
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