SHEBOYGAN – Since she graduated from beauty school in 2013, Erica Silva has dreamed of opening her own beauty salon.
On Dec. 1, that dream came to life when Silva opened Eri’s Beauty Studio on Eighth Street. Given that she is the only one who works there, each client gets a one-on-one salon experience.
“My goal is to make everyone feel special when they sit in my chair,” she said.
Silva, who also speaks Spanish, specializes in hair coloring and does a lot of bridal hair and makeup, and she offers a variety of services like eyelash extensions and manicures. Her studio also carries retail products.
In the short time the studio has been open, Silva said she has had support from friends, family and even new clients. She had appointments booked every day and was almost entirely booked the first weekend.
Amid the excitement of achieving her dream, Silva