"Love of Beauty is taste. Creation of beauty is Art!"
George Papanikolas is one of the hottest and most sought after Colorists in Hollywood. Instyle, Allure, and People Magazine have all recognized George as one of the country's top Colorists. His signature highlighting style has caught the attention of Southern California's, and New York City's most discerning clientele. Using the French, freehand technique called Balayage, he creates natural looking, and sun-kissed color that looks, as George says "like you spent a summer at the beach, not 3 hours at the salon."
He is a favorite among young Hollywood Celebrities. His work has been featured in numerous national magazine photo assignments, film projects, music tours, music videos and fashion shows, resulting in a vast and sophisticated portfolio. The in-demand Colorist is available to an international clientele, and divides his time between Los Angeles, at the Andy Lecompte Salon; New York City, at the Rita Hazan Salon; and Dubai at Belle Femme Salon. George is represented by Starworks Artists for Editorial/Fashion and private direct bookings.
"People will spend $1200 on Christian Louboutin shoes, but cut corners when it comes to their hair. Hair is a person’s most important accessory as you wear it everyday and it can dramatically change how you look and feel if you spend the time and take care of it!"
Tracey Cunningham is one of the most highly sought after colorists in the business and has a client list that’s packed with celebrities, including Jennifer Lopez, Cameron Diaz, Nicole Richie, Kim Kardashian, Shakira, Lily Aldridge, Fergie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Charlize Theron, Kate Beckinsale, Shay Mitchell, Shaileen Woodley, Drew Barrymore, Emma Stone, Camilla Alves, Amy Poehler, Chrissy Tiegen, Emily Blunt, Jennifer Gardner, Jessica Biel, Maria Sharapova, Minka Kelly and Julia Louis Dreyfus among others.
Born on the fourth of July, she came to Los Angeles from her native Seattle and word of mouth circulated around town with clients thrilled by her remarkable color skills and sharp eye for detail.
Today, as Redken's Creative Consultant for Color and co-owner of Byron & Tracey salon in Beverly Hills, Tracey collaborates with Redken on the latest haircolor trends each season and in getting the word out with consumers on the right Redken haircolor brands to ask their colorist for to achieves these trends.
"I think that the most important thing a woman can have- next to talent, of course- is her hairdresser," -Joan Crawford
Known for her unique ability to meld old school beauty with up to the minute trends, Jen has styled hair for some of the most glamorous and trendsetting stars: Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, Emma Stone, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Katy Perry, Cindy Crawford, and Christina Hendricks to name a few.
Jen was apart of the Hair team on Madonna's 2006 "Confessions" tour. She also worked on numerous Fashion Runway shows in NYC and Paris including: Louis Vuitton, Alexander Wang, Chloe, Alexander McQueen, Lanvin, Marchesa, and Christian Dior.
Atkin has been mentored by some of the top hair artists Andy Lecompte, Guido, Danilo, and Renato Campora. She can be found at LeCompte's salon in LA and Marie Robinson salon in NYC. She divides her time between LA, and NYC working in Beauty, Print, Film, Music Video, Runway and Advertising. Her hair artistry is frequently covered by publications like Vogue, InStyle, ELLE, Esquire, and Nylon.
She's worked with photographers Annie Leibovitz, Ellen Von Unwurth, Rankin, Warwick Saint, Walter Chin and Patrick Demarchelier.