Star hairstylist Kiyah Wright has worked with A-list beauties including Gabrielle Union, Tyra Banks, Kerry Washington and many more. Check out her journey as a highly sought-after celebrity stylist…
STARTING EARLY: Celebrity colorist and celebrity mane maven Kiyah Wright began styling hair at 14. “I would sneak people in my house to do their hair after school and my mom took that as a sign to enroll me in hair school at Edison Career Center in Maryland,” says Wright.
HER BIG BREAK: “I met Puffy (Sean Combs) and he asked me to work on his artists. That’s when I worked with Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans and Total.” From there Wright expanded to Tyra Banks, Iman, Brandy, Gabrielle Union, Jennifer Hudson, Kerry Washington and many more.
GIVING ADVICE: Wright shares her best advice for aspiring celebrity hairstylists: “Find your niche, be passionate about it and perfect your craft,” the hair guru advises.
Celebrity hairstylist Kiyah Wright poses next to the fabulous Tyra Banks.