hair lounge

A Full Service Eco-Friendly Salon.


Classic, modern, trendy, SL8 stylists  refreshes your look with a stylish cut,  leaving your hair shiny, soft, strong, & healthy.

Ballet buns, boho-chic braids, sleek ponytails, & many more fabulous styles for those special events when you want to look your best & impress.


SL8 Signatures are  designed with complementary services paired together giving you that true full service salon experience and caring to your every hair desire.


Find the perfect blend of hair care & styling that suits your lifestyle and your budget.





The dream of owning an Eco-friendly hair salon became a reality in January 2017 when the doors to SL8 hair lounge opened in the beautiful Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia. 

Our belief at SL8 is beauty comes from within.

Our products pure and Eco-friendly. Lanza  is 100% vegan and gluten-free. Oribe is cruelty free and vegetarian.

A trendy hairstyle is only as good as the health of one's hair.


We offer Wella innocence color line for the ingredient conscious clients. Our mission is to make you beautiful without causing harm to our delicate ecosystem.


SL8 is our way of offering clients a salon that uses only safe clean and pure products for beautiful healthy hair while protecting the environment and standing up for animal rights.

Together we can style a better future.


Danielle is a Jean Madeline graduate with 20 years of experience.  Inspired by nature and passionate about hair she combined the two to create SL8, an eco-friendly hair salon. She specializes in color, event styling and is certified in Brazilian blowouts. Danielle is available for on-site hair and makeup from weddings, bar mitzvahs, photoshoots & more.

Style:              Chic Modern Classic

Fav Product:    Oribe Cleansing Cream

Must Own:      Wet Brush
Fav Quote:

"We are the music makers and we are the dreamers of dreams"

- Willy Wonka



Kelly is a Jean Madeline graduate with 20 years of experience. She is skilled in the art of bayalage and hand painting. Her technique is natural and precise. Kelly is certified in Hotheads hair extensions and Brazilian blowouts. Not only skilled with a color brush, but Kelly is also a brilliant makeup artist. She's a master in creating natural texture and Bohemian chic styles on her clients. Kelly is passionate about staying educated in the ever-changing hair industry with the best quality service.

Style:              Boho Chic

Fav Product:    Lanza healing oil hairspray

Must Own:      Oribe dry texture spray
Fav Quote:

"Look for and see the beauty in everyone"

- Romans 12:18

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Stylist/Make-up Artist/Wedding Coordinator


Junior Stylist

Haley has been a salon assistant since she was 15 years old. In her five years of training, Haley perfected her art. Specializing in Brazilian blowouts, split end seals, Blowouts, highlights, and balayage. 

Style:             Youthful

Fav Product:    Oribe imperial blowout  

Must Own:      Wet Brush 
Fav Quote:

"Invest in your hair, it’s the crown you never take off“

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Kate is a Jean Madeline graduate with 8 years of experience. Specializing in Balayage, hair color and brush sets for a voluminous blowout. 

Style:            Trendy & Posh

Fav Product:    Oribe Maximista 

Must Own:      Boar Bristle Round Brush 
Fav Quote:

"Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself"

-Coco Chanel

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Stylist /  Social Media Manager



“Danielle is the best! She keeps my hair looking sun kissed year round. I always get compliments and asked who I go to!"

-    Krystyna

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8135 Germantown Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19118

Salon Hours 

Monday 3pm to 8pm

Tuesday to Friday 10am to 8pm

Saturday 10am to 4pm

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