About Us
     Opening originally in 1972 Persia's Haircutting Salon started as a small two seat barber shop on Thayer St. It was run successfully for many years by its owner Mario Persia. In July of 2004 one of the shops lead stylists, Wassim Chedid, bought the shop from Mario. In January of 2005 he converted it into an elegant European style salon with six chairs, two washing stations, a front desk and a comfortable waiting area.
     Since its redesign Salon Persia, as it's now called, has taken on some of most professional and trendy hairstylists in Providence. We have imported some of the most cutting edge products from all over the world. Our pricing structure is very reasonable and our stylists are very well trained in some of the latest and most popular techniques. Come down to see our esthetically pleasing and comfortable Salon, our friendly staff, and the famous Thayer St. You will leave with confidence knowing you look your very best. Salon Persia is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 6pm. Walk-ins are welcome or for an appointment call (401) 831-9536.
Our Staff
Wassim Chedid
Originally from Lebanon, Wassim studied hairstyling and was featured in hair shows in France, London and Germany. In 2001 he immigrated to America and brought his expertise to a small barber shop on Thayer St. Wassim transformed the shop into a stylishly elegant salon and is now the owner. He specializes in hairstyling, razor cuts, hair coloring, Liscio (Japanese straightening), hair extensions, wedding, prom and special occasion up do's and other specialty treatments. For more details or to make an appointment with him, please contact us and ask for Wassim.

Nicholas (Zakhia) Chedid
Nicholas is a world renowned hairstylist who has trained and worked in London, Paris, Switzerland, Amsterdam, Italy, Stockholm, Barcelona and Brussels.  He participated in the World Hairstyling Tournament in Paris and won first place.  He has also won 8 other championships around the world.  He is proficient a trimming barber, male and female hair stylist and creative colorist.  He also specializes in threading, facials, make-up and updo’s for Formals Weddings, etc. To make an appointment with him, please contact us and ask for Nicholas.
Sara DeCristoforo
Sara has been a stylist for over 13 years. She is a certified master colorist, and also specializes in cutting, styling, and Brazilian Keratine.  Sara has trained at Bumble and Bumble New York as well as is a former national platform artist for ARTec, and Professional Loreal. She has traveled Nation wide training stylists the newest trends and techniques in color, cutting, and styling while on main stage at the hair shows. Sara has also works locally doing hair for independent films. Please contact us to schedule an apointment with her today.
Mario Persia
Mario opened Persia's Hair Cutting Salon in 1972. After thirty two years of successful business he sold the shop to Wassim. He continues to work at the salon for his love of cutting hair and his dedication to his faithful customers. Mario specializes in barber and razor cuts. To make an appointment with him, please contact us and ask for Mario.
Other Locations Inside the US
Heads of State Salon
653 State Rd.
Dartmouth, MA
Phone: (508)-999-0177
URL: www.HeadsofStateSalon.com

Ask for:
Wassim Chedid
or NIcholas (Zakhia) Chedid

Other Locations Outside the US
Salon Hair Games
Ste Takla Street
Chamatt, Lebanon
tel1: 09-735462
tel2: 03-954438

Ask for:
Charbel Chedid
or Genevieve Chedid
Salon Hair Games
Jbeil Downtown Main Street
Byblos, Lebanon
tel1: 09-541406
tel2: 03617225

Ask for:
Charbel Chedid
Genevieve Chedid
or Antoinette Chedid
Salon Hair Games
Jal el Dib 2nd Street
Beirut, Lebanon
tel1: 04-716990
tel2: 03-667718

Ask for:
Genevieve Chedid
or Samar
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