Bio - I N V U
salon invi is your salon salon invi is an ultra-modern, ultra chic hair salon dedicated solely to hair. Nestled in the heart of downtown Andover, Massachusetts in the Merrimack Valley area just outside Boston, salon invi represents style, sophistication, and personal inspiration in the art of hair design. Come Define Yourself at salon invi. Whether it is a night out, special event or your wedding day we can help."
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Owner – Master Colorist and Stylist

Rachel has a deep passion for making women feel beautiful by looking their absolute best. Through honesty and excellence, Rachel strives to offer her client’s individual attention and complete satisfaction.

By focusing on each clients unique hair texture, complexion and lifestyle, Rachel can enhance your natural coloring, creating soft and fresh tones. Rich chocolate browns, beachy blondes, and natural reds are achieved through the skilled art of Hair Painting. Rachel attended Jean Madeline Institute, Rachel has worked as a stylist in the mainline for over 12 years, continually furthering her education with trips to New York City to train at the John Sahag Workshop learning the craft of the Dry Haircutting Method. She has also trained at the Devachan Academy in NYC and has learned the Deva Curl transformation service.

Rachel also specializes in Hot Heads tape-in extensions to create length and volume, Brazilian Blowouts and Cezanne natural smoothing system to loosen curl and smooth frizz from the hair. Cezanne is a natural chemical free smoothing system




Alaina studied cosmetology at Empire Beauty in 2011 and assisted in Bryn Mawr for two years. Upon moving to Tease Salon in Springfield, she was trained in the art of balayage hair painting, color melting and took classes under L’Oreal Professional and Ted Gibson.


Before joining INVU Salon, Alaina most recently worked as the Salon Manager at a leading national chain in Wynnewood. She has been trained in color under Nick Ortega and through years of experience has mastered the art of cutting men’s hair, even curly hair!


Alaina Perry - Senior Stylist / Salon Manager

Paola Rivera - Tech

Newest member of our team. Paola has been training under Rachel for over a year now. Specializing in long lasting blowouts, smoothing the curliest textures and giving volume to finer tresses

She is continuing education  in  Oligo color, hair cuts & keratin treatments 

She has been training in airbrush make-up & has been refining her craft for 5 years. Beautiful bomb shell looks or fresh faced everyday are her signature 

All of our makeup services & wedding trials are done in a private suite for special 1 on 1 attention. Paola is certified in Trissola Smoothing Systems





Specializing in:

DevaCurl Transformation
Pintura Highlighting
Devacurl Product Pro
Keratin Specialist
Hot Heads Extensions Specialist


I knew I wanted to be a hairstylist ever since I gave my Barbie her first haircut. Don’t worry, that’s not my only training, I graduated from Empire Beauty School. Since then I’ve trained with HotHeads Extensions, Devacurl, Men’s & Women’s Cuts and various Keratin Treatments. I’ve found myself immersed in the world of texture. I love guiding my guests through their curly journey and embracing the hair they never knew they had! You can too, with the right products and a little know how. I hope to see you in my chair soon!

Chelsea Feaster - Tech

Elise Capobianchi - Esthetician




Elise attended Jean Madeline Aveda Institute for her esthetician’s license. Elise loves all things natural and has decided to use plant based products on her clients. From signature dermaplaning to peels, Elise makes all her client’s skin feel hydrated and refreshed. She uses a natural wax enriched with vitamins to remove unwanted hair from the face and body. She has an impeccable technique to shaping the perfect brow as well! Elise customizes each skincare regimen to fit their skin needs, goals and lifestyle.


Shampoo & Scalp Massage

Chadd - Shampoo & Scalp Massage

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