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Ashley Borden

Ashley is a fitness and lifestyle consultant to some of Hollywood's most recognizable faces. Her unique approach to fitness can be attributed to having tackled her own personal struggles, transforming them into a positive philosophy and dynamic training program - making her one of the most sought-after experts in her field. Her personality and humor suits all types of celebrity clients, including: Christina Aguilera, Natasha Bedingfield, Reese Witherspoon, Taraji P. Henson, Mandy Moore, Ryan Gosling, Lauren Graham, The Veronica's, Sean Hayes, Annabeth Gish, Green Day's Tre Cool and more. » Learn more

Brooke Marrone

Personal trainer Brooke Marrone was born and raised in Worcester, Mass. After a successful athletic career at Notre Dame Academy as a three sport varsity athlete, Marrone went on to play Division 1 NCAA field hockey at the University of Rhode Island. After two years, she transferred from URI and continued her passion for fitness as a group instructor at Arizona State University. Upon graduation, she moved to Boston and joined the team at Synergistics Personal Training Studio on Newbury Street. » Learn more

Charles Baker Strahan

World-renowned hair stylist Charles Baker Strahan was always fascinated with finding new ways to style his friends' hair. After finishing Cosmetology School at home in the Midwest, Strahan departed for New York City, where he worked in his first salon and studied acting at NYU, which has proven extremely useful in understanding his clients as a hair stylist. He is keenly aware of how developing the clients' look effects the characters they play. » Learn more

Dr. Derek Jones

Board-certified in dermatology, Dr. Jones completed his dermatology Residency in 1997 at Columbia University in New York, where he served as Chief Resident. In 1999 he founded Skin Care and Laser Physicians of Beverly Hills where he is the Director. As Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles, Dr. Jones is an internationally regarded key opinion leader and researcher in minimally invasive facial aesthetics. He is a frequently invited speaker at prestigious dermatology meetings and has delivered over 150 scholarly lectures. » Learn more

Dr. Kavita Mariwalla

Dr. Kavita Mariwalla grew up in New York in a family of physicians who inspired her to go to medical school. After finishing her medical degree at the Yale School of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, she did a year of Internal Medicine at the prestigious Massachusetts General Hospital. » Learn more

Dr. Jeni Thomas

Dr. Jeni Thomas is a Senior Scientist working with Research and Development teams to conduct research on fundamental hair science and scalp science as well as on hair care products and hairstyling products to promote hair health. Thomas interacts with external partners to deepen Pantene's scientific knowledge and provides education on the science behind hair care products. She is also a published author of global research on hair science and scalp science. » Learn more

James Corbett

As the owner of James Corbett Studio & Spa and one of New York City's fastest rising beauty experts, James Corbett is dedicated to helping every client embark on a personal beauty evolution. Known amongst beauty editors as a "secret weapon" for the depth of his knowledge, James is frequently quoted in the top national beauty magazines in the country. » Learn more

Jillian Wright

Aesthetician Jillian Wright has dedicated her life to the pursuit of healthy, gorgeous skin and to helping people understand a non-linear approach to beautiful skin. As clients like Tea Leoni, Alicia Silverstone and Ivana Trump know, her skin therapies are science-driven, high tech and targeted to clients' specific needs. Her goal? To improve skin's functionality to withstand free-radical damage, acne/congestion, and overall, to prevent premature aging.

Her namesake Jillian Wright Clinical Skin Spa can be found in New York City's landmark Townhome off Madison Avenue. » Learn more

Mitch Stone

Mitch grew up outside Malibu, CA where he learned to love the ocean and the beauty of his surroundings. Mitch had a desire to be creative dabbling in various arts. One day he spoke to his own hairstylist about a hairstyling career and the idea inspired him. He enrolled immediately in hair school, became passionate and absorbed all he could. He began assisting at Sebastian International and soon one of the founders took him under her wing. » Learn more

Michael Dueñas

Michael Dueñas, the Founder and CEO of Hair Room Service, is a versatile stylist whose enthusiasm, insight and creativity have earned him industry recognition as an educator and artistic team member for major companies, including Carlton Hair International, Schwarzkopf and Devachan.

For this California boy, the love for hair was tapped into unexpectedly when, at 13, he was surfing with a few friends who happened to own a salon. He went to hang out there and he was hooked. » Learn more

Rebekah George

Rebekah has been a national beauty, fashion, and healthy lifestyle expert for nearly a decade. You may recognize her smile from "The Today Show", "Good Morning America", or "The Early Show" to name a few. A well-respected key influencer, she knows the ABC's of AHA's and a thing or two about Choos (we mean, shoes!). She's held fashion and beauty editor titles for women's magazines like "Redbook", "Prevention", "Lifetime", "Natural Health", and "Grace", producing and styling stories that cover every trend from the runway to the real-way, truly helping real women across the country achieve their most coveted looks. » Learn more

Sage Maitri

Makeup artist Sage Maitri has over a decade of experience working with some of the world's best photographers, including Raymond Meier and Patrick Demarchelier. Her talents have been displayed on the pages of "Vogue," "Elle," "Vanity Fair" and many other top tier magazines.

Maitri is best known for her up-to-the-minute looks, fearless use of color and her ability to deliver flawless skin. She is always looking for ways to combine and contrast classic beauty ideas with contemporary trends. It's the combination of her technical skills and warm energy that make her a go-to artist for celebrities like Julianne Moore and Camilla Belle. » Learn more

Terri Apanasewicz

Terri is a leading Makeup Artist and Hairstylist known for creating picture perfect looks for celebrity clientele including Cindy Crawford, Debra Messing, Heidi Klum, Gisele Bundchen, Carolyn Murphy, among many others. Terri's overall aesthetic philosophy is to enhance women's natural beauty so that they can be the best version of themselves, rather than wearing a mask. Her makeup is fresh and natural, which illuminates her clients' best assets instead of obscuring their faults. And the hairstyles she creates are practically works of art - they are sculptural, without ever becoming precious. » Learn more
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