Judyth Piazza Interviews Karrie Lee, Hair Stylist, Make Up Artist Extraordinaire (click here to listen to radio interview)
Houston, Texas: Karrie Lee is a highly recommended colorist, hair stylist, and make-up artist at The 9`s Salon, located at 701 Richmond Avenue, Suite 100, Houston, Texas 77006. She has been a master stylist for over 13 years and her vast experience keeps her loyal clientele coming back for more and more.
“I continually seek out new and current trends in the hair and make-up industry by attending trade shows, bridal shows, networking events, film sets and photography shoots,” said Karrie Lee.
Karrie Lee`s clients say her passion and ingenuity keeps them looking current and stylish. Her dedication to hair and make-up began as a teenager when she styled her high school dance team. After acquiring her cosmetology degree and a short stay at Visible Changes in Houston, Karrie left for New York City to join Paul Mitchell. She participated in Fashion Week, styling models` hair and makeup for designers such as Kate Spade, Marc Jacobs, and Betsy Johnson.
Robert Cromeans, Global Artistic Director of John Paul Mitchell Systems is one of her mentors. Karrie Lee says Robert motivates her to keep going everyday and staying true to her vision.
“I love doing hair and make-up for VIP parties, fashion and bridal shows and anyone who needs my help,” Karrie Lee said.
Karrie Lee also specializes in innovative cuts, custom color, highlights and amazing hair extensions. She is a perfectionist when it comes to color, therefore her clients are assured that the hair color they choose together perfectly matches their skin tone and complexion. This is where her make-up artistry comes into play. She is an artist at heart and feels like this is her calling.
“Halloween is one of my favorite times of year because I get to try new and exciting make-up techniques I`ve learn all year to create the perfect Halloween costumes for my clients and their friends, said Karrie Lee.
Spending time educating stylists and clients on cutting edge looks in hair and makeup is something else she enjoys doing. Karrie Lee is committed to and passionate about her profession and puts emphasis on listening to her clients needs and using her talents in hair and makeup to create designs that complement her clients` faces as well as their lifestyles.