Laini Reeves is an internationally renowned hairstylist whose celebrity clientele includes Ellen DeGeneres, Emily Blunt, Amy Adams, Tom Cruise, Victoria Beckham, and countless other superstars. Laini started her career in London and worked with top salons before being named worldwide creative director of Toni & Guy hairdressing. Laini currently divides her time between California and Europe, traveling throughout the world providing education and training to stylists and educators.
From national and international trade shows, in-salon seminars, and retail motivational classes to training manuals, videos, photo shoots, ad campaigns, movies, TV, magazines and interviews, Laini is dedicated to collaboration in the development of hair products and building and maintaining a celebrity clientele.
Celebrity colorist Anival Morales combined his love of art, extensive travel, and teaching to establish himself as a successful, sought-after colorist. Anival’s career truly began at a young age when his mother worked for world-renowned British artist David Hockney, who taught Anival to see the world “in amazing splashes of color and not be afraid to stray outside of the lines.” His client roster includes Amy Adams, Brit Marling, Hayden Panettiere, and Emily Blunt, to name just a few.
A lifelong world traveler who settled in Los Angeles at the age of two from Guatemala, Anival began his career with Sally Hershberger at John Frieda, under the tutelage of world-renowned colorist Lori Goddard. Anival’s specialty is balayage, and his hand-painted sun-kissed highlights appear on leading fashion and beauty magazine covers. A true expert in his field, Anival believes that beautiful hair is a work of art.
Interviewed by Winn Claybaugh, Laini and Anival provide a fun, inside window to the world of celebrity hairstyling. Their commonsense approach to their careers delivers a must-listen message that will bring a smile to your face.