A Full-Service One On One Hair Studio

A bay area native with over 30 years of experience, spending most of that time working in Oakland,  Alicia maintains a level of expertise due to her passion for her craft and continuing education. Not only a salon owner and color specialist...she's dedicated over 10 years of her "off time" as a platform artist.
While in Rockridge at J. Salon, Alicia established herself as one of the "go to" colorists in the area. Thus allowing her to branch out on her own and open up her own studio.
Currently, an Academy Trainer for Keune Haircosmetics, she travels throughout the U.S. and Canada, sharing the art of hair color to fellow stylists. Having spent 7 years with Redken 5th Ave. N.Y.C., she learned from some of the top leaders in the hair industry and has been  published in Rolling Stone magazine, Modern Salon Magazine, Happi Magazine, and The Stylist Mag.
Angela Cattaneo comes to Orabella Hair Studio with 15 yrs of experience in the Industry. She has had the great opportunity to be trained and work along side some of the most sought after educators and industry icons while working for Redken 5th Ave. N.Y.C. During her 4 years there, she became a Redken Certified Hair Colorist and traveled the Bay Area sharing her knowledge and passion for haircutting. She has now embarked on a new relationship with Keune Hair Cosmetics. This has allowed her to utilize her color knowledge and creativity to produce superior results!
Angela is founder of @beyondtheponytail on instagram, a master braider and stylist and is sought out by some of the industries top stylists to style for them backstage at hair shows and the like. Watch out for her!




Our quaint one one one studio is located in the urban Piedmont Avenue District.
Surrounded by upscale shopping, dining and nightlife.
Together, Alicia Orabella, Angela Cattaneo and Dana Coleman bring their level of expertise and passion for their craft with over 60 years of experience, dedicating their off time to stay up on "current trends."
NOTE: Alicia provides solo services on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Angela provides solo services on Tuesdays.
Dana provides solo services on Sundays and Mondays. 
Alicia and Angela share the studio on Thursdays and Saturdays. ACDPH and CAL/OSHA guidelines and requirements implemented. 
Specializing in hair color, haircutting, styling, braid styles, Keratin Treatments, and weddings.



We are committed to to keep you safe. We are implementing all safety protocols from the ACDPH, Cal/OSHA and the BBC.

Here is a detailed list of what we have done to ensure the utmost safety for our salon guests.

  • Free standing Air Filter: True HEPA, Ionizer, Carbon+UV-C Sanitizer 

  • Waiting area removed

  • Relocated both stations ensuring more than 6 feet of distance

  • Touchless hand sanitizer dispensor pump upon entry

  • Sanitizing station for all of our tools

  • Stocked on all EPA approved disinfectant and additional items required by the Health Department. Cal/OSHA and State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology

  • Temperature check available if needed

  • All stylists are Barbicide Certified 

  • Cal/OSHA and Health Department guideline and protocol plans in place

  • HVAC units and filters cleaned

  • Safe area provided outside to wait or rest in between appointment processing times

  • Safe water or coffee service upon request



  • Please wait outside upon arrival until your stylist safely invites you in

  • You will be screened upon arrival

  • Please use "touchless" payment options such as Zelle, PayPal, Venmo, Cash App, or Apple Pay when available.

  • Face masks to be worn at all times

  • Please wash hands and sanitize upon entry

  • Please maintain physical distance from other customers

  • Please communicate changes of service offerings with your stylist



By Appointment Only

Tues - Fri: 10am - 7pm

Saturday: 10am - 6pm




We all know how great it feels to walk out of a Hair Salon and be satisfied with the service we received. Let us take you through a thorough consultation, your designed haircut, and finish your look  with a creative styling session that will have you looking and feeling phenomenal. Come in and give us an hour of your time — you’ll be glad you did!


Looking to freshen up your look? At Orabella Hair Studio, we are committed to providing you with an amazing service to make sure you go home feeling your best. Angela and I take pride in staying up on fashions most current color trends. We guarantee your color will last longer, feel better, and be shinier than any other color you've tried in the past! Call us today for a complimentary consultation!


Night out on the town? Date night? Headed to a wedding? Prom night? Wanting your blow out to last? Let us help you look and feel your best! Give us a call for a consultation to best suit you with your stylist. You won't be disappointed!


Contact Master Braider and Special Session Stylist Angela Cattaneo directly:


Here at Orabella Hair Studio, we also provide haircuts and Keune Haircosmetics "Color Man". Put a little more pepper back in your salt in just 5 minutes! Give us a call today!


A complimentary consoltation is required prior to booking.

Color correction can be as simple as one step. Depending on how much needs to be done, it can take multiple steps and or appointments spread out over time. 

Alicia will listen to your expectations and provide you with a thorough map on what and how it will be achieved.

Check out her before and afters in the gallery!


"Great things are done by a series of small things brought together"

Vincent van Gogh


(510) 502-7065

4315 Piedmont Avenue 
#103 Oakland, CA 94611, USA

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