Bio: Kim Cohen has a natural eye for the art of hair. Kim trained at the Graham Webb International Academy of Hair in Washington DC followed by advanced training at the Redken Exhange in New York City. Soon after her time in New York, Kim caught the Hollywood bug and moved to Los Angeles to attend the Cinema Makeup School. She worked as a freelance hair and makeup artist for a year during which she further honed her skills on a diverse portfolio of clientele. However, she wanted to come back to a more personal atmosphere for hair design and landed a full time job working as a hair stylist and colorist in Burbank, CA. Here she tapped into her passion for cutting and colors and mastered her talent in color correction and remapping, becoming an expert at fixing the mistakes of other hair stylists. Kim is incredibly adept at creating many different looks from edgy to classic, but her eye is most keen on finding the perfect custom look for each individual client. And now after 14 years in the beauty industry, Kim decided to purchase Rock Paper Salon in 2014 where she brings her unique sense of style to everyone, everyday.
Bio: if you’re looking for a beautiful precision cut, Marie’s your gal! With her background at Vidal Sassoon, she’s trained to create mod mops and crops, babes with bobs, bold short styles, and to work with the bravest of the brave…those who love embracing their natural hair texture. She’s also a barber with lots of experience in fades. Her wash-and-wear men’s cuts are designed to enhance your individual physique with the least amount of effort possible (because let’s be honest, even stylists don’t want to deal with their hair some days)blondes, redheads and everything in between; She makes colors worthy of double takes and unexplained jealousy!
Bio: Born in Chicago Jessica found the love of hair at a young age. The ability to express creative styles and color turned into a life long passion. Now with over twelve years in the industry she finds herself at Rock Paper. Jessica has trained with Bumble and Bumble, Aveda, Paul Mitchell, Schwarkskopf, and Vidal Sassoon. She loves working with people that want to embrace their natural curl or wave with everything from precision to textured haircuts. Come in and let her work some magic on your locks with either an amazing new custom color or haircut.
Bio: Anna’s obsession with hair started in her teens along with her interest in music and self expression through fashion and hair styling. While working the front desk at Toni & Guy salons in Orange County, finishing college, and going on to manage other salons, she realized she wanted to pursue hairdressing in a serious way. Her passion only grew and was waiting to burst out once finally a licensed hair dresser herself. Anna began her journey by attending and completing beauty school in Costa Mesa. She knew she could realize her dreams in an amazing salon in LA, so she relocated to the city and starting assisting the owner of a salon in Beverly Hills, who was an expert colorist of 20+ years. After also dabbling in some freelance work, styling for photo shoots, she got a full time job at a barbershop for 4 years and got to put her love for coloring and cutting to work while also mastering the art of men’s grooming. With her well rounded understanding of hairdressing and 10+ years of salon exposure, Anna has been able to perfect her skills as an excellent cutter and colorist specializing in lightening, blondes, and color corrections.
Bio: Dawn is a color and haircut specialist with over 20 years of experience. She has advanced her hair cutting training through Vidal Sassoon and Bumble and Bumble. She is a dry cutting expert and highly skilled in barbering techniques. Dawn is a also a formative hair color expert having trained with Wella International. Weather you are looking for that very subtle natural look, or want the hottest in avant garde trends, she has the experience and vision to bring out the best color and style for you..
Bio: Jenn Ehrke is an Aveda trained stylist who specializes in precision cutting, custom coloring and editorial work. She is a highly advanced trained stylist and has been in the industry over 6 years. She has trained with some of the industries top professionals from Aveda and is certified in numerous cutting edge techniques in both hair cutting and color. Her passion for artistry and creativity allows her to express her individuality into her work. It’s about showing you something you haven’t seen or heard of before and giving you something you always thought was impossible to achieve.
Bio: Pablo is a well-rounded stylist, offering precision cuts for both men and women, he is a great colorist practicing new techniques such as balayage, ombré and other creative methods. He is always patient and very approachable, making sure that consultations are thorough and fully understood by both the client and himself. He has over nine years in the industry, always staying ahead of the curve, making sure that education and innovation is the key to staying current. Pablo has a wide range in his clientele, this allows him to have practice not only in different textures and styles of hair but also understanding and being open to all kinds of backgrounds. Book Pablo for your next appointment, whether it be a 1920’s bob, a sun kissed balayage, or a clean cut fade.
Bio: Fae is a warm, friendly, and welcoming self proclaimed hair nerd. She is an adventure explorer and vegetable enthusiast. She loves to create “lived in” hairstyles and “pretty girl” hair. Her true passion is blondes, razor cutting, and men’s haircuts. Fae has the ability to to tailor and customize your hair to bring out the best version of yourself. Hailing from three states and over seventeen years experience behind that chair has given her the knowledge to create unique and gorgeous hair color and haircuts that require minimal maintenance.
Bio: Vanessa knew she wanted to be a colorist at a young age practicing on herself and friends. After finishing her training at The Toni and Guy Academy, she continued to train at Sally Hershburger Los Angeles under some of the best colorists in LA. Vanessa is currently teaching at Paul Mitchell The School and specializes in fashion colors, blondes, and balayage. Her ever changing style and unique eye you will be happy you sat in Vanessa’s chair.