Adel Chabbi is a French Hair and Extension Specialist based in New York City. Adel began his career at the age of thirteen in Lyon with Romain of Patrick Alès, founder of the French botanical haircare company, Phyto. In addition, he freelanced with Dominique Isserman, French Photographer at Studio Pin-UP. His early career and former training with these prestigious companies was the start of his broad career in fashion editorials and TV. He has also worked with high-profile fashion designers, actors, models and celebrities. Celebrity clients include Coco Rocha, Katie Couric, Val Kilmer, Lauren Hutton, Jessica Lange, Alicia Silverstone, Will Farrell, Philippe Seymour Hoffman, Martha Stewart and more. Adel also helped to judge Miss Universe 2006, '07 and '08 and currently works with this year's winner.
Adel developed his own recognizable style, whether in film, editorial layouts or as a hairstylist with his modern and edgy techniques and unique approach on cuts and styles. During his extensive career in New York City, Adel has worked in distinguished salons such as Frédéric Fekkai, Louis Licari and Pierre Michel. He's worked on a wide variety of projects in the city from spots on The Today show, Fox 5 news and other various TV shows. Now in 2015, Adel is propelling his solo career even further with the launch of his second premier salon in New York City, Adel Atelier. The salon focuses on hair extensions, dry cuts, color and blowouts. It is located on the Upper East Side and offers convenient late hours, great customer service, a team of the city's top colorists and cuts and styles that can only be envisioned by the mastery of his work.