Kevin is an editorial hairstylist based in West Hollywood, CA. A Long Island native and one of 12 children in a close-knit family, Kevin began his career studying fashion buying and merchandising. He went on to cosmetology school in New York, and in his many apprenticeships he was mentored by some of the biggest names in the business, including Danilo, Robert Vetica and Peter Gray. His work has graced the pages of Vogue Beauty, Elle, Glamour, Harper’s Bazaar and L’Officiel. Backstage at Fashion Week, Kevin has worked with top designers Oscar de la Renta, Veronica Beard, Marchesa, Monique Lhuillier, Zac Posen, Carolina Herrera and Altuzarra. He has also styled numerous celebrities such as Emily Blunt, Sara Sampaio, Bryce Dallas Howard, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Jasmine Sanders, Laura Marano and Bill Paxton. In 2011, Moroccanoil approached Kevin to become a National Educator for the brand. Through his hard work and dedication, Kevin became a Global Ambassador/Spokesperson, traveling the globe to share the latest Moroccanoil products and news. In 2017 he was named Moroccanoil Artistic Director. Kevin’s energy and passion for teaching and empowering others is contagious, and he loves making every client look and feel their absolute best. In his work and life, he takes inspiration from Maya Angelou’s famous words: “People will forget what you said. They will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Award-winning colorist and influencer Jessica Scott has garnered over 300,000 followers on her Instagram page, where she shares a wealth of information on advanced haircolor techniques and trends. She has worked with many brands as an influencer on social media and traveled extensively as an educator and haircolor expert. Her passion to inspire other stylists has fueled her career. Soon after graduating from the top of her class at the Metro Beauty Academy in 2008, she began teaching hair classes at Image International Modeling Agency while continuing her own training under the acclaimed stylist Matthew Alan Thorpe. For a decade she worked as a Master Stylist before opening her own hair salon, Jessica Scott Hair, where she specializes in bespoke balayage for discerning clients in her home state of Pennsylvania. Jessica’s artistry and flawless technique have earned her numerous accolades, including the 2021 American Influencer Award for Haircolorist of the Year. In the same year, she won Behind the Chair’s OneShot Award in Color Video and taught her blonding techniques on the BTC main stage in Austin, Texas. She was also named one of Modern Salon’s Top 100 Stylists in 2018, in addition to other awards and honors.
A native of Ohio, Greg began assisting a local Cleveland stylist with shampooing at age 15 to get ahead of his peers. After graduating from cosmetology school in2004, Greg spent countless hours studying the art of haircutting and coloring with the world-renowned Paul Mitchell, L’Oréal, and Vidal Sassoon Academies, studying in London, Toronto, New York City, and Los Angeles. From his travels, he acquired 8 diplomas in advanced coloring with a focus on blonding, cutting, and education, which has made him one of the top haircutting and coloring experts for textured hair in Los Angeles. Greg was named one of Cleveland’s top 50 stylist by Blow Magazine in 2008 and 2009. He has been featured on numerous platforms and stages that include the 2011 Spectrum Beauty Expo in Los Angeles, the 2016 Bronner Brothers International Hair Expo, and Premier Orlando International Hair Expo in 2017, 2018, and 2019. He also served as a National Educator for Design Essentials, representing the company nationwide, and held the title Educator of the Year in 2017, 2018, and 2019. In addition to Greg’s current celebrity clientele such as Toni Braxton, Tami Roman, Tiffany Haddish, and Storm Reid, he has also styled hair for local NBC, FOX, and CBS television personalities, as well as various award shows, with his creations gracing red carpets at the Meta Gala 2021 and the In Style Awards 2021. Clients say he is an excellent conversationalist as well as a visionary stylist and colorist. He prides himself on having the ability to touch lives in a positive way. Greg's motto: Progress toward a better tomorrow, one head at a time.
ABS 2022 WAS A FANTASTIC SHOW!
Check out the classes that we presented at ABS 2022.