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At Shear Ingenuity, our focus is on you. Our staff has a combined total of over 30 years of experience in making people look and feel their absolute best. We take pride in our industry and it is our objective to provide each client with the highest quality service available. Regardless if you are interested in an edgy trend cut or something a little more subtle such as a classic design, we can provide you with an exceptional concept of beauty perfectly suited for your taste. We know that hair care products are available from many sources, but the best quality products are those carried at professional establishments like ours. We take the time to carefully test and become fully educated on every product that we use. You can be assured that when you look to us for your professional hair care needs that all of the products available through us have gone through careful evaluation and considered to be among the best that modern cosmetic chemistry has to offer.


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Ramika Guillory - Master Stylist/Owner

Ramika Monique Guillory is a licensed seasoned cosmetologist, a member of the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and sole owner of Shear Ingenuity Hair Salon in Philadelphia, PA. With over two decades in the beauty industry, Ramika considers herself to be a “Doctor of Hair” who specializes in enhancing natural beauty through innovative techniques, creative designs and exceptional client care. She believes that hairstyling should be treated as an art form and strives to create “masterpiece” styles for each of her clients. 

Ramika recognized her passion for hairstyling at an early age and built a small clientele of family and friends based purely on her natural talent. After receiving her license from Gordon Phillips Beauty School in 1995, Ramika has continued to perfect her craft and evolve with the changing trends of the beauty industry. She has participated in advanced master training in hair coloring and weaving extensions and is skilled in hair cutting for all hair textures and multi-cultural hair care. Ramika’s artistry and range as a stylist is evident by her diverse clientele which boasts both new and long-term clients varying in age, gender and culture. Her ability to attract and retain clients is a true testament to her aptitude as a hairstylist and businesswoman. 

Over the course of her career, Ramika has developed quite an impressive resume. Her work has been featured in countless hair shows, theater productions, photo shoots, music videos and industry publications including Style Q. Ramika has participated as a member of the styling team for Philly Fashion Week spring and fall collection since 2011. Arising from this event she was given the opportunity style the models during the advertisement segment of The Eye Opener on PHL 17. Ramika was also a hairstylist for BET’s Sunday Best with Yolanda Adams, Cece Winans, Kirk Franklin and Donnie McClurkin. 

 In addition to these high profile engagements, Ramika also takes time to give back to the community as well. She has lent her styling talents to Stomp the Runway to fight against domestic violence, Style Me Hire for unemployed women, Look Good, Feel Better for the American Cancer Society and Stop CAID to prevent child auto inflammatory diseases. 

Considering all that Ramika has accomplished, she is only beginning to make her mark in the beauty industry. As a professional stylist and salon owner and she has many different projects and ventures on the horizon that will continue to build her professional portfolio and solidify her prosperous future.

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Season Whiting - Salon Coordinator

Season Whiting has worked in the beauty industry for about 10years. She is also a graduate of Dobbins High school where she studied cosmetology. Whether it was as a stylist assistant, braider, or receptionist she’s always been on top of her job.If there is ever any events or programs that anyone would like for Shear Ingenuity’s style team to be involved in. This is the person to contact.

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Ashire Davis - Stylist

Ashire graduated from West Philadelphia High School in 2004. She later went on to Empire Beauty school; where she received her degree in cosmetology. She is certified in Recephage waxing and facial treatment. Ashire specializes in natural hair care. 

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Jenée Chanel - Hairstylist

Jenée Chanel is a hair care guru/ specialist, and licensed cosmetologist, that is on the rise one strand at a time. With over 8 years of hair care under her belt she comes highly recommended by some of Philadelphia's spotlighted entrepreneurs. Jenée has studied under many seasoned stylists, who have trained her to focus on ensuring that your hair is healthy, vibrant, and growing; Even if it is colored, relaxed or natural. 

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Kiera Nychelle - Hairstylist

Kiera Nychelle is a hair care specialist that caters to your hair needs rather than wants. Let her know what your goals are so she can help you attain them.

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Christine - Hairstylist

Christine is a stylist at shear ingenuity hair salon. Christine, has been doing hair for over 30 years. She is a dedicated stylist who also enjoys doing hair. She tries her best to satisfy all of her clients to the best of her ability. Hopefully one day she can help service you.

Contact Us

Shear Ingenuity
7223 W Passyunk Ave
Philadelphia, PA

Tel: (215) 883-0893