justin anderson

As Anita Loos famously said, “gentlemen prefer blondes,” and colorist Justin Anderson has made it his mantra. Born and reared in the sunny climes of Southern California, Anderson grew up near and in the water, surfing with his parents and siblings. “I was fascinated with the sun’s effect on hair,” he recalls. “The way that ocean water and the sun naturally lightened hair has always intrigued me...


Jess Brown

Jess began her career as a hairstylist in San Francisco where she trained for years with some of the city's best stylists and colorists. With a background in makeup artistry, Jess was always drawn to the endless possibilities of color.


gabriela canales

Raised in Long Beach, California, Gabriela is greatly influenced by all things So-Cal. From the sun to the waves, art, music, and different cultures; the amount of inspiration is endless. As a member of the Chris McMillan Salon since 2008, Gabriela transforms those inspirations into effortless, low maintenance tresses, customized to each client...


nidia dueñas

Nidia, born and raised in LA, always knew she wanted to be in the beauty industry. Upon graduating from Paul Mitchell - Costa Mesa, Nidia trained under the talented and renowned colorist, Justin Anderson, for a little over 3 years. During this time, Nidia was able to refine her coloring skills, learning the newest techniques, and working towards creating the "natural blonde" hair that is popular amongst clients, especially in LA...



Los Angeles native, Palena, specializes in natural, low-maintenance color and chemical-free keratin smoothing treatments. She focuses on enhancing her clients' natural beauty and provides a customized, individual color and style to each client. 


carol prince

From NYC to LA Vasquez has been in the haircolor business since 1990, Vasquez brings a very calming demeanor and her expert eye for knowing what color hues will look best on skin tones. Most known for her very natural, sun-kissed looks, Vasquez is a senior colorist at the prestigious Chris McMillan Salon in Beverly Hills...


lien scherr

After graduating from the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Los Angeles in 2001, Lien was fortunate enough to train under some of the best stylists and colorists in the business. Over a decade later, Lien's passion for what she does is more than evident in her work and devotion to her clientele...


bre trupiano

Before Bre could even make it inside the Chris McMillan salon to turn in her resume, she met Justin Anderson in the courtyard, and the rest was history. She started working for him the very next day and was immediately immersed in to Beverly Hills hair color.


Olivia Virden is an expert colorist and extension specialist. After years of training under one of the country’s most sought out colorist, George Papanikolas at the Andy Lecompte salon, she has perfected the natural, sun kissed highlight...