This is probably not the first time you've seen Chicago-based wig master Cynthia Lumzy's name--and if it is, it certainly won't be the last. MODERN SALON has been following her since her following was itty bitty--and now it's climbed into the 200,000! See why she made the MODERN SALON 100 list.
Name: Cynthia Lumzy
Salon: Studio 56, Hillside, Ilinois
Specialty: Creative color and wig making
Most viral post: A video doing a unicorn-colored wig designed for a celebrity—more than 1.5 million views
Favorite apps: Facetune, Splice, PicPlayPost, Cashapp
Favorite hashtags: #modernsalon #cynthialumzy #oligopro #designmehair #framar #wigmaker
I follow: @modernsalon @guytang @platinumperfection @tokyostylez
Pro tip: Know when your audience is on Instagram, post then, and always use hashtags.
Favorite products: Oligopro Blacklight Extra Lightener
How social media changed my life: Social media has given me a voice and the ability to inspire others in the hair community. It’s made me a stronger stylist and educator.
The first time I was featured on MODERN SALON: A fly short cut with a million colors in it.
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