Hair Stylist Marcia Hamilton has been in the hair industry for 15 years.
She has worked on celebrities such as Pink, Jada Pinkett Smith, Taraji P Henson and Tracey Ellis Ross.
She has also worked on numerous fashion shows for designers such as Oscar De La Renta, Tom Ford and Marc Jacobs
Her artistic creations frequently appear in publications like Teen Vogue, Shape, Essence, Vanity Fair and W magazines.
She’s created looks for epic music videos like Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair” and Usher’s “OMG”
Other collaborations includes Pravana, Macadamia Oil, Disney and TNT
In this episode she tells how she transition from working in a salon to becoming a celebrity hair stylist in Beverly Hills. She also gives advice on what to do when you start feeling burnt out as a hair stylist. She gives the inside scope on her favorite products the tancho stick, T3 hair dryer, and Mizani.
“Do one thing that scares you every day”
In this Episode we discuss:
- Relocating to a different city
– Why you should dream big
– Tips on becoming a celebrity hair stylist
– The importance of strategic planning
– Organization and scheduling
– Balancing salon clients & celebrity clients
– Knowing when to switch things up
– Favorite tools and products
– Interpreting Art
– Facing your fears
– The power of YouTube videos
– Editorial vs. Music videos
– Identifying opportunities
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