Copy of Stylists


MEET Our Team



Salem Desta


Salem is a premier stylist at Aesthetics Salon, working alongside Yene for 6 years. Knowing at an early age she had a passion for hair, Salem began her haircare journey studying at Paul Mitchell The School mastering coloring techniques. Quickly, Salem became a sought-out stylist in the DMV area. Specializing in color and hair extensions, Salem is your go to girl when it comes to versatility. Currently, Salem works Tuesday thru Saturday from 9am to 7pm.



Yene Damtew

Owner + Hairstylist

Yene is an independent hair stylist based in Washington, DC. A girl on the go, she made a name for herself as the person to go to for unsurpassable standards of fashion forward hairdressing. With over 15 years’ experience, Yene prides herself on her standard of excellence in both high fashion and classical hairdressing. She has an unfaltering belief in continual education and development is which drives her forward and keeps her ahead of the game.



Frey Desta


Frey is a premier stylist at Aesthetics Salon working in the industry for over 5 years. After studying Marketing Management and working within the field, Frey left it all behind to follow her dreams of being a hairstylist. Prior to joining our team, she worked at Hair Cuttery as a lead associate. She specializes in braids, crotchets, weaves and standard hairdressing.  She prides herself in superior customer service and healthy styling techniques. Currently, Frey works Tuesday thru Thursday from 10am to 6pm.