Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and when are one of these selected beauty professionals you know all about beauty and hair. We selected magazines, businesses, beauticians, cosmetics and makeup artists who have worked their wonder and magic transforming every day men and women into beautiful picturesque gods on this earth.
Check out our Best in Beauty of 2013 winners:
Midwest Black Hair Magazine
While this magazine is not based in Dallas, it reaches the beauty and hair industry that Dallas is known for. Midwest Black Hair Magazine highlights beauty and hair trendsetters who are making waves and setting the stage for excellence in their industry. Available online and in print this magazine is positioning itself to capture the hair and beauty world by storm.
• Arrika Johnson is the owner and creative stylist of Salon527 in Mesquite, TX. She is a true professional in the hair business. She never over-books or has her clients waiting unacceptable amounts of time. She continues her education and brings the latest styles and hair care to her clients. She is thoughtful and really wants the best and healthiest hair for her clients. She's a young business owner, not yet 30, but has a savvy business sense and professional demeanor. “I really look forward to her growing in her current business and expanding into other locations.
She is one to watch,” says nominator Ingrid Stimpson.
LA's Hair & Scalp Clinic
Dr. Linda Amerson is the owner of LA's Hair & Scalp Clinic has been on the list since 2011 so let’s see what she has to say about her 2013, “I have been chosen in 2013 for The Community Service Award, Ms. May Entrepreneur Recognition and Trailblazer Award, as well as the upcoming honoree for the 2014 Paying It Forward Award in Little Rock, AR. I will be giving two scholarships for my alopecia essay winners for 2014: Mayaah Peppers and Sanah Jivani. It gives me joy to be a blessing to a tween and teenager who have suffered with depression, bullying and self-esteem issues due to their alopecia conditions.” Way to go Dr. A.!
Being in the presence of Riska Crowder is an experience. She is a highly sought after high fashion makeup artist who beats faces. Not literally but put a brush in her hand and you are sure to feel and look like you are the most beautiful person in the world. Her brand The Riska Crowder Experience is becoming a cornerstone in makeup artistry. She is not only a celebrity MUA but she also teaches up and coming MUAs the ins and outs of the business.
Revel by Julian Lark
Julian Lark is the embodiment of fashion and beauty. He is a noted celebrity stylist, publisher of Kontrol Magazine and owner of Revel, a new cosmetic line. If you haven’t heard of Julian then you obviously don’t know fashion. He is the quintessential gentleman and is loved across the country for bringing high end fashion looks to celebrities, models and fashion shows. Julian is a star and you want to know him. Revel offers beautiful lip colors and soon it will offer a full line of cosmetic options.