Guyanne Chivichyan (@guyannescissorhands), of Envy Salon and Spa, Sherman Oaks, California, is a hair and makeup artist and says to her more than 17K followers: "To me you are a work of art, and I will give you my heart." We are thrilled to include her as a 2017 MODERN SALON 100:
Best known for: Creative cuts and color. It feels amazing to hear each time a client calls me an artist. Most viral post (attached)
Favorite apps: Instagram, Snapchat, Imovie, picplaypost
Favorite hashtags: #modernsalon #cosmoprofbeauty #saloncentric #stylistshopconnect #buzzcutfeed #authentichairarmy
Who I’m following: People who inspire me and make me happy. Positive and kind and talented artists. @modernsalon of course!
Favorite beauty products: Hattori Hanzo shears, Schwarzkopf, Kevin Murphy, Brazilian Bond Builder, Pulp Riot, Redken, Dose of Colors. I'm obsessed with Schwarzkopf Bonacure Sealed Ends, Trissola leave in, Kevin Murphy Doo over. And of course I can't live without liquid lipstick from dose of colors to help me look great throughout the heavy hours lol.
How social media changed my life: Social media has made a great impact on my life. I have so much to be grateful for. It has made the world of beauty a little smaller and at grasp. Networking and making friends with my fellow artists is now easy. I get to be inspired everyday. Having my portfolio online has been both a free marketing tool and a motivation and confidence booster. I feel loved, and a part of an incredible community.
The first time I was featured on Modern Salon: I was so incredibly thrilled!!! It was years ago but I remember being just overcome with excitement. It is unbelievable every time my work gets shared. What a great feeling to be able to receive love and be the cause of good emotions, through something I've produced.
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