Tanieka Neal is the owner & founder of Luxe VII, with 15 years of experience in the hair industry and a passion for enhancing beauty through extensions and wigs. Luxe VII Collection consists of her Grade 8A virgin hair extensions, 3d Mink Eyelashes and Custom Units that are handmade with 100% Virgin hair, unique and with a wonderful texture. Luxe VII is very authentic and stands in a class of its own.
Tanieka grew up in a Salon and hair care environment. She watched and learned hair care from her mother, who is a cosmetologist. She had an interest in the hair & beauty industry at an early age, and knew this would one day be the business world she would pursue. At the age of 17 she graduated from high school and enrolled in cosmetology school. After graduating in 2003, she was a young mother with her first child and had to focus on her responsibilities. However, as she earned a living working in various customer service jobs, she gained skills that she would eventually apply to her clients and career dream.
Tanieka was able to re-focus on hair styling after her children were older. Her clientele included family friends and referrals. In 2012 with the support of her fiancé’ at the time, who is now her husband, Tanieka made the decision to get her Natural Hair Care license to focus on her true passion to create styles with extensions. With God leading her, and after, putting much thought into a name for her brand, Luxe VII was birthed in 2013.
Tanieka’s aspiration is to grow Luxe VII into a world renowned brand in the beauty industry that has a competitive position in the marketplace. Her hope is that it will be recognized as high end, luxurious, grade a products and services. Tanieka believes that an appealing look and hair style is a true confidence booster. It completely fills her heart when she sees her customers happy, after a Luxe VII makeover.
She is currently focusing on designing natural looking lace frontal units, customizing full lace units as well as educating clients to take care of their natural for healthy hair growth. In August 2016, the Luxe VII Collection was placed on shelves at I Beauty, a local beauty supply store in Raleigh, NC. Also she is reaching out to the community to join the fight against cancer by creating custom units to past and current patients. Tanieka also aspires to grow Luxe VII beauty accessories to include cosmetics, clothing, and perfume. With God in it there is no limit to her new endeavors. You can connect with Luxe VII climb to success on Instagram luxeviicollection Twitter luxe7collection and Facebook Luxe VII.