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Stylists at Hairstory Studio, NYC

David Bosscher

David has styled hair for designers Calvin Klein, Naeem Kahn, Anna Sui, Baja East, Richard Chai, Aldo, and many more. He has been mentored by top artists in our field: Sally Hershberger, Garren, Kevin Ryan, Mary Brunetti, and Campbell McAuley. His celebrity clients incluse Josh Groban, the Getty family, and the Vanderbilt family. A true mentor in business, David is the co-creator of Destroy The Hairdresser, a new professional coaching model for the current generation of hairdressers and salon owners.

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Brian Casey

Brian has been doing hair since 2006, including many seasons backstage at Fashion Weeks in New York, Paris and Milan. An ex-Aveda educator and Bumble and bumble alumnus, his editorial work has been published internationally as a member of the teams headed by Ward Stegerhoek, Guido Palau, Dennis Lanni, and Peter Gray. Brian is on-call with several top modeling agencies to create career-launching looks for new talent. Available for private clients, he has a unique passion for wig work, and his cuts are known for an effortless vibe and a razor focus.

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Cyd Charisse

Cyd is an editorial HMUA and hair colorist in NYC who has styled hair for designers Stella McCartney, Baja East, Ovadia & Sons, Jenny Packman, and many more. She has been mentored by Kevin Ryan, Frank Rizzieri, Shannon King, Jon Reyman, and Campbell McAuley, is a nominee for the Behind The Chair One Shot Hair Awards, and has been published in Nylon, Tidal, Please, Paper, and Livid Magazine. Her work is seen on-air for Home Shopping Network brands Con-air, Tru Beauty, and Voloom. Cyd has over a decade with Aveda Institutes South as a Masters Educator where she also trained in make-up and haircolor. She is a co-creator of Destroy The Hairdresser, a new professional coaching model for a new generation of hairdressers.

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Bucket Cook

A New York City hairstylist, Bucket enjoys a stellar reputation among the LGBTQIA community for always providing a safe and welcoming salon experience. They specialize in cuts and color that enable each client to express and manifest their individual perception of beauty.

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Jennifer Covington-Bowers

When not taking private clients, Jennifer works with fashion photographers, beauty brands, and joins beauty teams at New York Fashion Week as a freelance hairstylist. She feels incredibly fortunate to be able to combine the best of both worlds. Now located in a semi-private, modern space with limited clients, her focus is on delivering great hair balanced with connection, and products and services in an efficient way. She loves spending time with each client to talk about their beauty possibilities.

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Jason Devastation

Educated and cultured in SF, refined and honed in NYC – Jason brings together the best of both worlds. His creative and intuitive approach is supported by rigorous, elegant technique. He seeks always to enhance what is already there by taking away what is unnecessary, resulting in effortless and impactful styles.

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Julia Elena

Julia frequently refers to her mantra to remind herself why she does what she does: “One of my purposes in life is to make women feel as beautiful as they are on the inside. All women have the freedom to do that, and it is a privilege to have this gift to share.” Julia relishes the opportunity to follow her intuition with a mindful approach to every single client. “When you come to see me,” she says, “I modify my technique depending on what you need. But just because you can do something doesn’t mean you should.”

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Dustin Heath Elliott

Dustin is a hairdresser from Oahu, Hawai’i and has been dividing his time between Hairstory Studio and editorial work since 2017. He graduated Wes Sharpton’s apprenticeship program in 2019, and now works as a full-time stylist in the studio. Read more about him in his recent interview with Office Magazine.

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Passionate about creating art and connecting to people, Jikaiah is driven by feminist views about beauty, global travel, photography, and the Japanese energy healing teachings of Reiki. With almost 20 years behind the chair she brings a unique style: “I’m all about releasing hair. I want my clients’ natural waves and textures to come to life and air-dry gorgeously. My technique is focused on hand styling and teaching clients that the right products and a personalized, carved-out cut allow them to put down the brush and free their hair.”

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Derrick Keith

When asked, “How long have you been doing hair?,” Derrick replies, “All my life!” He was born a child of successful salon owners in Chicago and grew up around great talent where he recognized his fondness for the art of hair and fashion. By age 19, Derrick was working for and had a guest appearance on the Oprah show with an elite clientele and celebrities including Hallie Berry and Miss Americas. Derrick now resides in Brooklyn, New York, is a lover of Kundalini yoga, and while freelancing with Ward@theWallGroup has joined forces with Hairstory Studios where his dry haircut magic takes place.

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Wes Sharpton

Wes believes that finding the perfect cut is not about hiding imperfections or adhering to rules of face shapes, but rather flattering unique features and enhancing natural beauty. He credits Hairstory products for allowing him to give better haircuts, explaining that detergent-free New Wash helps create a healthier and more consistent texture for everyone.

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