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Loxa Beauty Sends Three Winners to Institute of Courage in CA

Anne Moratto | October 14, 2015 | 10:40 AM
Loxa Beauty at Institute of Courage 1- Loxa Beauty winners, guest and Loxa Business Coach outside of Michael O’Rourke's Institute of Courage. (back row) Jessica Darnell (sunglasses), Terri Steltz & Billy Hagwood (front row) Jessica Alexander, Brandy Oster, Jessica Ramirez and Mindy Stegall

As part of their commitment to the stylist community and their ongoing pro program that gives back to stylists, Loxa Beauty hosted an “Education Rocks” sweepstakes that awarded three winners and a guest with a trip to California for a private education retreat to Big Sexy Hair and Rock Your Hair Founder, Michael O’Rourke’s Institute of Courage. The contest was open to all registered Loxa Pros, and stylists from all over the country participated. Entries were based on video submissions and product reviews on and the brand’s owned social channels.

The three winners joined O'Rourke Sept. 21-22 in Topanga, California.The winners are:.

  1. Jessica Darnell – Indianapolis, IN
  2. Brandy Oster – Stockton, CA Oster and her guest are recent beauty school graduates and following the conference were asked to be a part of the Rock Your Hair team for upcoming hair shows and initiatives.  It leveraged their career so they were especially grateful for the opportunity.
  3. Billy Hagwood – Wake Forrest, NC

Michael O'Rourke demonstrating his Angles In Motion cutting system

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