NILES – With 30 years of experience behind the chair, Niles woman Lawana Wortham is stepping out on her own at Anew Divine Beauty Salon, 1200 W. River Road, in Niles. Her new salon will open officially Thursday, welcoming in her guests to the space she has redesigned into the salon she always hoped she would own.
Anew Divine Beauty Salon has five hair stylist stations on the first floor, in addition to a sixth with a privacy curtain, a pedicure throne, a manicure table, a room for brow and lash services, and a barbershop upstairs to accommodate everyone. Upon entering, a colorful wall behind the shampoo bowls greets the eye.
“I want this to be a multicultural shop. It’s a place of all colors,” Wortham said. “It’s for all people, so that just represents color. No matter what color you are, this salon, I pray, can be everything for