A Beautiful Career: Nick Stenson's Journey in Beauty

June 14, 2017 | 9:28 AM
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May 17 in Chicago, Nick Stenson is born to a police-officer father and a hairdresser mother.

As the chief artistic director for Ulta Beauty and artistic director for Matrix, Nick Stenson serves as instructor to some of the world’s best stylists at national venues. In addition to magazine, TV and runway work, he’s a three-time North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) finalist.

Together with his hand-selected Ulta Beauty Pro Team, he pioneers the trends for Ulta Beauty and translates the trends into salon offerings and technical training. Stenson’s work has appeared on multiple covers of MODERN SALON and in issues of Vogue, InStyle, People and more.

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