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About us

Meet Swella

**Cues Solange F.U.B.U "This one is for us 🎤🎶"

Hi there! Welcome - we're glad you're here.

Swella stems from the source of many amazing things in life: Black Women. Two Black Women who valued their time so much they sought to save it.

Meet Swella - she embodies a maturity and warmth that nourishes us when we need it most. She restores our balance and removes any expectations of us. She creates space for us to "just be." 

And like all great Big Sisters she's non-judgmental and protective. Protective of her community, protective of your hair health, and protective of who she serves. She can't wait to love on you.

Welcome to Swella's Braid Bar.


Our promise.

Our promise to our customers is to provide luxury, convenient, and stress-free hair braiding experiences. We are dedicated to providing an experience that is as beautiful and protective as the style.


Modern & Cashless

Luxury Experience

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Customer Reviews

I was pleased with the service and the atmosphere. There were no surprises or added fees. My appointment was pleasant.

Kind and friendly staff, clear policies, clean establishment, and fast service!

Comfortable Atmosphere, timely response and easy scheduling, great customer service and styling options

The experience was great and i love my hair.

Shampoo included, hair included, amazing customer service. What more can you ask for!

I like the ambience of the establishment, the fact that it is Black American owned and operated, clean and professional.

Kia was very understanding and willing to come up with a solution for my thinning edges. She was extremely quick and professional!

Braids came out beautiful, setting of Swella is amazing and the staff was great!

I was pleased with the service and the atmosphere. There were no surprises or added fees. My appointment was pleasant.

Very nice atmosphere. Very professional. Kamara did an excellent job on my hair

Respect people's time, friendly, great service, accommodating.

Everyone was professional and friendly. My stylist did a amazing job!

The first impression of the salon, down to the hair washer and the Braider.. the overall appearance of the salon

The salon was so clean everyone was very nice and attentive. My braids are impeccable. Porche my braider was amazing! I will definitely be back.

2nd time with this company and equally as pleased

quick and efficient service, nice stylists, caters to needs

Great environment and amazing braider! Very warm and welcoming.

Excellent customer service which is priceless!!!

Convenient, luxury experience, really great service, patience with my daughter's very thick and long hair. Cost is not unreasonable.

Very nice braider! Definitely made my experience good