Creative Colourist & Creative Stylist
"I enjoy educating and inspiring others within the industry, designing hair for fashion shows, theatre productions, films and television."
Internationally renowned hairstylist Thomas Taw, originally kick-started his career with Urban Retreat at the Aveda Institute, almost twenty years ago, where he progressed to Senior Creative Director.
Here he participated in British Hairdresser of the Year events, educational seminars and instilled the comprehensive training programme for new talent, which is still used today.
Thomas works with Unilever, as Lead Co-Creator for their Damaged Hair & Colour category, where his signature work can be seen on across their hair products and advertising campaigns all over the globe. He has spent the last 10 years travelling around the world, on-set styling hair for global shoots and fashion shows including Alexander McQueen, Marc Jacobs and Versace, in addition to participating as a member of the expert panel in numerous beauty shows from Milan to Mumbai, including Brazil’s Next Top Model, Miss World, Fashion Rocks, Thailand’s Got Talent.
Thomas’s work has featured in some of the most renowned magazines worldwide, including Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, as well as designing the hair on Fashion Shows for to name just a few.