Scope out Mika Rogerson's @mikaatbhc Instagram page and prepare to be impressed with the prettiest balayages and blending you ever did see. This Greenville, North Carolina, colorist creates the most beautiful sun-kissed balayage and tousled textured lobs--see why else we chose her for the MODERN SALON 100.
Name: Mika Rogerson
Salon: The Boulevard Hair Company Greenville, North Carolina
Specialty: Tousled textured lobs, sun-kissed balayage
Favorite app: Facetune
Favorite hashtags: #modernsalon and #mastersofalayage. Both have been super supportive of my work. It’s rewarding to be recognized after pouring your heart into your work.
I follow: @romeufelipe @chelseahaircutters @riawna @paintedhair @prettylittleombre
Pro tip: I love photography and exercise patience in achieving the desired look and photo to capture it. Lighting plays a huge role. I use the Facetune app to defocus the background and draw attention to the hair. Plan ahead for a speci c photoshoot with an attractive setting and theme to promote your favorite looks.
Favorite products: Olaplex No.3, Kenra Dry Texture Spray, L’anza Healing Oil, Colorproof Plushlocks, Moroccanoil Root Lifter and Oribe Supershine
How social media changed my life: Professionally, social media motivates me to be my best. It provides a platform to easily share my passion for hair with others. The interactions I have with stylists via social media is rewarding and pushes me to keep progressing in my career.
The first time I was featured on MODERN SALON: I won the Lob Love contest close to a year ago. I’ll never forget that feeling of being tagged by @modernsalon. I actually let out a squeal and rushed to tell my husband the good news. I was honored. What a wonderful feeling!