laurenStarting her career in beauty and fashion in Buenos Aires, Lauren has trained under some of the top stylists in the world. Her passion for creating art and beauty has taken her from the magazines of Argentina, to the designers and runways of LA, from weddings in Northern California, to beach front bungalows in Asia and South America doing hair for travelers from all over the world. She’s worked at top salon’s in Buenos Aires, San Francisco, and Austin and run her own pop up salon in a hostel in Portugal as well as in kitchens and homes all over the world. She has observed in salons in Buenos Aires, Bolivia, India, Vietnam, Paris, Lisbon, Amsterdam, Belgium, Spain, California, and Texas to bring you a talent that has been shaped by the world’s great hair artists and from the different trends and techniques practiced by various cultures encompassing a wide variety of hair types and textures.

She is an advanced colorist trained under the Wella philosophy and has an eye for the cut and color that will naturally enhance the beauty that you already are, and capture and express your personal style and vibe. As a curly girl herself, she naturally has an understanding of curly and textured hair and uses both wet and dry cutting techniques to enhance your natural hair texture. Because of her base in the fashion world, updo’s and wedding hair are one of her great passions and she takes great delight in adding magic to a bride’s special day. She currently works out of her home in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica as well as being available to travel to weddings, events, and to individual clients. Message her for more information or to set up an appointment.

“When I’m with a client I consider it a great honor. I aim to create a look that is uniquely you, I work with your face shape, style, coloring, hair texture etc. to create a look that enhances your natural beauty and makes you feel like your most amazing self. Thank you for taking a chance in coming to me for your hair, I promise to give you my very best.”- Lauren Lust