SALON X BY RENYA XYDIS DIRECTOR
MASTER STYLIST / COLOURIST / SALON X EXPERT SINCE 1998
An absolute master in his craft and a career in hairdressing that has spanned over 30 years, the last 22 years, the ever so humble and talented George Vasilaras has been an integral part of The Valonz Group adding his personal touch to all those who sit in his chair. His passion & dedication for cutting & styling has resulted in one of the most genuinely loyal following of clientele, it’s quite phenomenal – some having been loyal since the day he started hairdressing back in the 80’s. A cutting chair that is never empty his clientele whether male or female walk out the salon door knowing that their hairdressing expectations have been meet time after time.
“It doesn’t matter who you are, what you look like or how much you earn, my chair is open to those who want to get the best haircut and colour that suits them. I love what I do and the minute I stop loving it, I will put my scissors down. I love hairdressing, it’s been good to me and I have made so many amazing people throughout my career. When I am with my clients, I don’t give them 100% – I give 250% – it’s an honor they have chosen me to take care of them! My clients know that I will deliver what they want and what they didn’t know that they wanted! Now that is what it’s all about, right?”
George loves nothing more than taking his clients on new journeys in hair – new directions and a creative drive of reinventing new looks, this is what keeps them devoted. As a trained barber, his men’s cuts are sharp, clean and precise. George enjoys training his team around him and is a mentor & inspiration to his apprentice team. George wants the new generation to learn skills and share the love & passion that he has for hair. George revels in the dynamic energy backstage at fashion week, where he has been a part of many shows over the last 10 years in Sydney and London assisting Australia’s leading editorial stylist Renya Xydis & working alongside editorial great Eugene Soulieman. Not one to over complicate things, his work is clean, sexy and fresh. Clients wanting to update their look or maintain a look they love, George will adapt and advise, creating simply – beautiful, sexy and technically precise styles.
“I am a creative cutter & natural colourist, I love styling big sexy bouncy hair, my strength is my ability to switch from bohemian sexy looks to polished & sophisticated styles. Men’s cuts are technical and sharp – over the years I have passed on my knowledge & skills to the apprentice teams here! I love this industry and the team of people I get the opportunity to learn and grow from – I have been doing this for a very long time and I get no greater satisfaction than sharing my skills with the new generation of hairdressers – handing over that baton so to speak”
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