Meet Tie, the beautiful genius behind Styles & Designs by Tie! Since 2006, her cozy boutique salon has specialized in custom cuts, color, natural hair, Keratin treatments, and make-up artistry.  As a certified Keratin treatment educator, make-up artist, and colorist, Tie keeps her clients coming back by showering them with one-on-one attention with the highest level of professionalism. Whether your style is sassy, calm, conservative, or you need a soft press for a special event, Tie has you covered! Her objective is to improve the health of her clients’ hair, while creating head-turning styles.  As a make-up artist, Tie prides herself on her amazing ability to transform and enhance your look, while building your confidence. She has enhanced the beauty of many for photo shoots, everyday wear, and weddings. Tie also lends her image consulting talents to charity events on a regular basis.

Tie invites you to experience her beauty brand for all of your hair and make-up needs.

“Finally, hair care with a purpose!”


Tie’s Accomplishments

2015 & 2017: Platform Artist; International Beauty Hair Show, New York City

2010 to Present: La Brasiliana Keratin Educator

2009-2011: Lead MUA; Anacostia web series

2008: Lead MUA & Hairstylist; Maryland Fashion Week

2008: MUA & Hairstylist; W.E.T. Clothing Line Campaign Ad

2007: Lead MUA & Hairstylist; Steve Harvey’s Hoodie Awards


 Celebrity Clientele

Cast of the Steve Harvey Morning Show

Music superstars Tank, Musiq Soulchid, Anthony Hamilton, the O’Jays

Actresses Kym Whitley and Tichina Arnold

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith

April Tucker, mother of Trey Songz





A non-refundable deposit is required upon booking your appointment. The deposit is deducted from the cost of your services, and the balance is due at the time of the appointment.

Deposits are $20 for most services (for services that require longer processing time, the deposit may be more) and is payable when booking appointments.

We require 48 hours advance notice for all cancellations and/or rescheduling. For same day cancellations or cancels without a 48 hours notice, the client will forfeit their deposit and must pay 50% of their appointment cost.  Cancellations for consultations, your deposit is forfeited.  For rescheduling, client will have one opportunity to reschedule their appointment within the same month if 48 hour notice was given.  If the client does not reschedule within the time frame, a new appointment must be scheduled and a new deposit must be paid.

Please call as soon as possible if you are running late. If you are more than 15 minutes late, you may need to reschedule your appointment. After 30 minutes, your appointment will automatically be cancelled and fees assessed.(please refer to our cancellation policy above).   Your appointment time will be charged from the beginning of the appointment time slot if your service is an hourly rated service.

Consultations are a good opportunity to learn about services, get questions answered about specific styles, color, and learn more about going natural with treatments. The consultation fee is $20, and can be applied to a service when booked at the consultation.

Special circumstances that require a before or after business hours service will be charged up to 40.00 over the service price.

We like to make your time in the salon a relaxing one. Please refrain from bringing children or additional guests with you unless they are also being serviced.

We accept cash, all major credit cards and debit cards.

By booking this visit with Styles and Designs By Tie, you give are giving permission to keep your card on file.


By booking this appointment, you authorize this business to charge your credit card a no-show fee of up to 100% NON REFUNDABLE and CANNOT BE CREDITED of the scheduled value should you miss your appointment without proper notification.

Updated: November 2018