Bio

About kristina russell

 

Haircolour artist

 

An exceptionally talented and true artist, Kristina Russell has been at the pinnacle of hairdressing for more two decades. Kristina is a Colour Correction Specialist and Master Colourist at Sydney’s Edwards and Co, plus she travels the world teaching classes of her own design to the hairdressing industry.

Kristina is the Redhead Expert at Surry Hills Edwards and Co, and author of Ebook ‘The Ultimate Guide to Hair-Painting for Redheads’. Her salon clientele is incredibly varied. She tends to specialise in Blondes & Redheads & Pastels based on her technical skill and artistic flair. She absolutely loves the challenge of corrective colour and offers creative solutions to her transformation clients.

In June 2010, her creative influence on our industry earned her the coveted title ‘Australian Hair Expo Colour Technician of the Year’.

Kristina Russell is renown for her unique approach to colouring hair as if it is a ‘blank canvas’. Combining hair painting and precise foiling, Kristina creates dimension by colouring in shadows and texture.

Her photographic work has been published in over 30 countries. She is a favourite amongst magazine editors and fashion bloggers and is often quoted in magazines that include Vogue, Cleo, Cosmo, Oyster, Harpers & YEN.

Haircolour artist

 

An exceptionally talented and true artist, Kristina Russell has been at the pinnacle of hairdressing for more two decades. Kristina is a Colour Correction Specialist and Master Colourist at Sydney’s Edwards and Co, plus she travels the world teaching classes of her own design to the hairdressing industry.

Kristina is the Redhead Expert at Surry Hills Edwards and Co, and author of Ebook ‘The Ultimate Guide to Hair-Painting for Redheads’. Her salon clientele is incredibly varied. She tends to specialise in Blondes & Redheads & Pastels based on her technical skill and artistic flair. She absolutely loves the challenge of corrective colour and offers creative solutions to her transformation clients.

In June 2010, her creative influence on our industry earned her the coveted title ‘Australian Hair Expo Colour Technician of the Year’.

Kristina Russell is renown for her unique approach to colouring hair as if it is a ‘blank canvas’. Combining hair painting and precise foiling, Kristina creates dimension by colouring in shadows and texture.

Her photographic work has been published in over 30 countries. She is a favourite amongst magazine editors and fashion bloggers and is often quoted in magazines that include Vogue, Cleo, Cosmo, Oyster, Harpers & YEN.

Awards

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2011

FINALIST Hair Expo Colour Technician
of the Year

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2010

WINNER Hair Expo Colour Technician
of the Year

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2006

WINNER Pantene/YEN Magazine Young Woman of the Year Award

JUDGES RECOGNITION AWARD
Hair Expo

Colour Technician of the Year

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2005

JUDGES RECOGNITION AWARD
Hair Expo

Colour Technician of the Year

FINALIST Australian Hairdressers Journal
Fame Team

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2004

 FINALIST AHFA
Most Creative Colourist of the Year

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2000

FINALIST Hair Expo
Apprentice of the Year

About Kristina

Kristina is a  Sydney-based haircolour specialist that loves all things colourful. She works both in Sydney salon, ‘Edwards and Co’ as well as keeping a busy schedule travelling teaching creative classes to hairdressers and salon owners around the globe.

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I am the Australian Ambassador for the Dresscode Project, a global alliance of salons and barbershops committed to providing positive, gender-affirming services for LGBTQ+ clients.

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