Meet Our Stylists

Carmel Lepore, Owner + Stylist

Carmel has been doing hair since 2000 and is a Davines Regional Educator.


"Ever since I began styling hair over 15 years ago, it has always been my dream to have my own salon; a place where my vision and style pervade every aspect of the business. Cila is my namesake, Carmel Irene Lepore; it represents everything I've dreamed of achieving in my professional career."

Jessica Lake, Stylist

An Allilon Level 1 Stylist, Jessica has been with Cila Salon since 2012 and working in the hair industry since 2008.  She specializes in coloring, highlights, ombre, balayage, the Davines exclusive highlight technique called flamboyage, and color corrections using Davines exclusive color lines.  Jessica is also certified in the Keratin Complex Smoothing Treatment.


Jessica has sought out classes through Davines in Core Cutting Skills, as well as attended multiple cutting technique classes. She has up to date education as a Davines Educator and will soon be certified.  Jessica enjoys the experience of every client in her chair. She loves what she does and has a passion for her craft.

Jody Kinney, Stylist

Jody has been in the hair industry since 1999. She worked and studied in San Francisco until 2016, when she moved to Albuquerque. Over the last 21 years, she has continued to learn new styles and techniques, and pursues education regularly.


Jody is skilled with all hair types, textures, and loves to work with curly hair. Also an accomplished colorist, she loves to transform her guests with a new look or just bring out the natural beauty of the hair. Either way, her goal is to make people feel beautiful.

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