Redken Design Certified

(coming soon Nov 2015)

This certification is known and respected as the highest authority in their field. This prestigious title highlights core foundational skills in the art of precision cutting and finishing. 


NORTH AMERICAN HAIRSTYLING AWARD        2016-Avant Garde finalist


Redken Color Certified

Certified by Redken 5th Ave as an expert in the area of Hair Color, passing the required criteria in this field. Earning the title of Redken Certified Hair Colorist.

​"​Through passion and continued education I believe in always respecting the integrity of the hair, know when to push boundaries, and help people look, feel, and be there very best​"

 In the beauty industry since 1991 originally  from Scottsdale, Arizona were he completed his degree in cosmetology, later to explore advance training from leading beauty manufactures.  As an Educator for well known color companies: this allowed him to pursue creative outlets while conducting educational platform presentations. Now part of the creative culture of Parlour e.lev.en in Huntington Beach California.

Best known for his hair color artistry and hair extension transformations, his work has been published in trade magazines nationally and internationally. Nominated for the 2016 North American hair styling Awards in the Avant-Garde category his creativity has no boundaries.  He continues to educate himself as a commitment to salon guest to bring them current trend and innovative style. 

The Man Behind the Strand

SO.CAP.USA/SHE Hair Extension Certified

Trained in the art of add on hair. Later to become the Director of Education. In the time of this role Franco's work had many published editorials such as Modern Salon Magazine, Beauty Launch Pad,Passion Int Style books, and he still has a strong social media presence today.