THE ESSENTIALS TEAM
Changing the way we see Hair Color
Hair Color - ASI, Rocky Mountain
Luis Gonzalez has been committed to both Aveda and Education since 2005. A Pure Talent graduate from the Aveda Academy Denver, Luis is a Certified Hair Color Educator and Aveda Hair Color Purefessional™. Currently, the Creative Team Lead and Educator for World Class Salons as well as a full time stylist at their flagship location, Centre Salon & Spa, Arvada, Colorado - voted one of Salon Today’s Top 200 fastest growing salons in America. His hard work and talent landed him a position on the hair design team for Fashion Week in New York City in 2008, and earned him a position as a Guest Artist for Aveda’s show team. As a trainer for Hair Color Magic™, Luis thrives on empowering colorist to go beyond their limitations by focusing on all aspects of color.
Luis’ ability to encourage and motivate stylists comes from his experience behind the chair and his relatable teaching style. He inspires participants, enabling them to utilize what is being taught.
Having fun and being creative with my guests fuels me to learn more and educate myself further. My goal is to empower professionals to continue their education. Teaching helps me discover more about my career every day… and drives me to go beyond limitations and reach for success – THAT is what puts what you learn into motion.
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