Steven is not only a friend but a Rockstar in the hair coloration world. He is a senior stylist at The Circle Salon, 2135 W. Division, Chicago 773-715-1026. Besides being an awesome stylist and colorist, he is also a National Trainer for Davines hair color lines.
Steven’s beauty philosophy is to use natural ingredient based products that are enhanced by technology. He has been forefront on the ban of Brazilian Kartin Treatments in salons local and across the globe. The treatment contains 12% formaldehyde (a known carcinogen). Steven tries to encourage a holistic approach to his clients (and friends) not only for their hair health but for improvement of life quality in general. He has a true passion for safe beauty products and people’s safety.
Steven brings nearly 20 years of salon experience to the styling floor. Before making a move to the big citay, Steven and his partner Scott had their own salon in Champaign, IL. , Ippastu. There is where Steven had the creative license to develop his own style and experiment with new techniques. Steven has branched out into many venues of the industry over the last 20 years. Besides his amazing styling and color work, some other avenues he is proficient at are; weaves/extensions, wig work and wedding and photo shoot styling.
Steven does travel nationally for training seminars so his availability can limited. The Circle Salon supports Stevens vision and offers a wide range of hair and styling services as well as makeup and waxing.
Steven lives with his partner Scott and their 2 boxers Yme and Nas in the Humbolt Park area. Steven also is recently a black belt in the martial art of Hapkido.