About Us

Privi is the new, upscale
modern, sophisticated salon
located in the heart of Wellesley, MA

Privi - The ultimate experience in luxury hair care

Privi has the very best in state-of-the-art, modern salon luxuries. From our plush seating and hanging blowdryers to our deluxe shampoo area, we offer cutting edge hair indulgence.

It is our mission to offer the ultimate experience in luxury haircare, tailored to suit every clients personal needs and goals.

Privi is redefining the art of hair by providing clients with the very best in traditional services as well as the latest and greatest in coloring and cutting technologies.

Whether you crave beachy balayage, fun ombréd ends or just soft grey coverage, our talented stylists will help you achieve your best look possible.

Our Services + Treatments

Privi is thrilled to announce the arrival of the unparalleled Kérastase Paris Fusio-Dose Hair Treatment Lab.

Incredibly effective, specialized and results driven, the Fusio-Dose Hair Lab offers a range of tailor-made blends of the most potent and active ingredients for instant and long-lasting hair transformation.

Privi also offers continuous Olaplex and the Caretrico Privy treatments, which both address your hair's vital moisture and protein needs to improve the integrity and vitality of your hair.

Haircuts and Design

Cut + style: 70+
Shampoo + style: 45+
Updo: 75+
Bridal updo: Upon consultation

Hair Color

Single process color: 80+
Balayage/Ombré: 140+
Gloss: 40+
Partial highlight: 130+
Full highlight: 150+


Keratin Complex: 300+
Keratin Blowout: 150+
Kérastase Smoothness Treatment: 125+
Demineralization: 40+
Kérastase Treatment: 35+
Kérastase Chronologiste: 60+
Caretrico Privy Treatment


Meet The Team

Karen Ricci

Owner and Master Stylist

Karen, our fearless leader, is the brains and talent behind Privi. An accomplished master colorist and stylist with over 15 years as a certified color educator and over 30 years in our industry under her belt, she has never met a color challenge that she couldn't fix. Opening Privi in 2015 was brought on through the desire for a standard of excellence in the beauty industry. Because of her passion for continuous education, she is at the forefront of innovative hair trends and techniques. Her clients flock to her, and for good reason. She is creative, passionate and meticulous. Her vision and motivation helps to commit all the stylists at Privi to providing the highest level of care, creativity and inspiration to our clients. When she is not behind the chair working on her latest masterpiece, she enjoys spending time with her husband and family.

Jennifer Raymond

Lead Stylist and Color Specialist

Jenn brings a chic and artistic flair to her work here at Privi. A perfectionist at heart, she loves taking the time to create original, fresh, wearable looks for her clients. With an easygoing charisma and an artists eye, her signature is her attention to detail and her inherent creativity. She is passionate about our industry and it's ability to help people look good and feel better. She could spend hours perfecting a look, which her clients love her for. As Privi's Kérastase brand Ambassador, she's the go-to girl for real answers on what works for your hair and what doesn't. An avid reader, yoga enthusiast and lover of all things beautiful, she won't steer you wrong.

Tara O'Brien

Stylist and Color Specialist

Forget green thumbs, Tara has that blonde thumb. She loves to create with color, and create she does! She can get you that icy cool blonde or that perfect mocha glow and she can do it quickly. She brings loads of experience to Privi, having been in the industry for almost 15 years. Upbeat and down to earth, she is passionate about continuing education to remain fresh and on trend. A busy stylist and a busy mother of three boys, she somehow manages to keep the balance in life, and in your hair.

Robin Carman

Stylist and Color Specialist

Meet Robin, our jack of all trades. A seasoned stylist with over 30 years of experience, she does it all. She loves short haircuts and she's an excellent precision cutter with a consistent, traditional flair. Her variety ranges widely, with anything from a barber shop worthy men's haircut to a soft wavy perm. With an easy laugh and a friendly welcoming demeanor, Robin has kept her clients happy and coming back year after year. A proud mother of two lovely young women, Robin lives in the Metro West area and is never happier than on a beach or a golf course with her husband.



Get in Touch

Contact Info

Privi Salon
555 Washington St
Wellesley, MA 02482
P: 781.23.SALON or 781.237.2566