Phil Ring
Guest Artist
Philip (aka @phildoeshair), a Rhode Island-based stylist and member of the CosmoProf Beauty Artistic Team, is a passionate stylist and photographer whose success is derived from seeking out only the top education in the industry. He continues to allure his followers with new color choices and patterns (like his innovative pixelated technique) as well as creating a high demand from salons all over the country for on-site education.

Larisa Love
Guest Artist
Better known as @larisadoll to her 477k Instagram followers, Larisa has a passion for the power of major hair transformation. As a color expert and the owner of Larisa Love Salon in Studio City, Calif., she continues to reinvent her clients’ hair identities, one strand at a time. By painting with the brightest shades and creating the deepest color melts, Larisa leaves her clients feeling beautiful and alive.

Vivienne Mackinder
Guest Artistic Director
A powerhouse of skill and expertise with an unmatched onstage personality, Vivienne is a force to be reckoned with. Beginning under Vidal Sassoon and eventually becoming his artistic director, she also worked as Trevor Sorbie’s international creative director. Since moving to the U.S., she has been the Fashion Director for Intercoiffure Canada-America, a key hairdresser at Paris, London and New York Fashion Weeks, has styled celebs like Katie Couric, Ricky Martin and Boy George and has won seven NAHA awards. Her work has been seen on NBC’s Today Show, Entertainment Tonight, VH1 and the MTV Video Music Awards, among others.

Ricardo Santiago
Global Artistic Team Artist
Ricardo has been called the "Jack of all trades” in his 10-year career, specializing in everything from vibrant colors to rich naturals to blended balayage. Ricardo incorporates every aspect of the industry into his work as another weapon in his arsenal, down to his barbering roots. Besides owning his own studio, Stylist Ricardo Santiago, Inc., he has a passion for teaching and sharing his craft, which he does as an expert educator and artist for Joico.