Clara graduated with a Cosmetology license at the same time she graduated High School. She immediately started working for a major salon franchise. Clara was then afforded the opportunity to study in London England with John and Susie Chadwick, innovators of precision hair cutting. After moving to Orlando and working at a privately owned salon, Clara then purchased and owned her own salon in Winter Park Florida for 8 years, which attributes to her wealth of knowledge in the Salon industry. Clara moved back to the Tampa Bay area and worked for Loves for a number of years until she came on board at The LOFT Hair and Nail Lounge and has made a very comfortable home here. Constantly staying up to speed with the current trends and product knowledge through the years by taking advanced classes and attending International Hair Shows, has made Clara a superstar in this industry and profession.