meet RAKI

Rakiah Polk "Raki"

Rakiah Polk "Raki"

Hair Care Specialist

Raki is your leading HAIR + SCALP THERAPIST. She specializes in natural hair care: curating customized and personalized treatments, regimens, and experiences.
"Going to the salon is a luxury service and it should feel like it. Clients should be able to relax and trust that their hair and their head is in good hands."

Rather its breakage, heat damage, excessively flaky, oily, dry, or thinning Raki can build a custom regimen that will help to reverse the signs of most hair and scalp conditions. She incorporates her knowledge of hair, scalp, massage, nutrition, self care, and essential oils to create a unique curation of relaxing services that heal and nurture your hair and scalp.
The results are visible: healthier looking hair and scalp, increased hair growth, thicker strands, enhanced curl definition, and length retention.

Raki enjoys working with each client to ensure the best quality service, hair care, maintenance, and styling options for each. For more information about Raki’s services, contact Raki Loves Hair or book a consultation today!

“Put your head in my hands.”

Raki is a cosmetology graduate of the esteemed Pivot Point International Academy and a certified trichologist of The National Trichology Training Institute.
After graduating, Raki studied under a team of legendary master hair stylists in Down Town Chicago for 4 years.
She continues to develop and refine her skill set by enhancing her knowledge with classes and professional relationships.


Wednesday 9a - 3p
Thursday 9a - 3p
Friday 9a - 3p
Saturday 7a - 5p