At seventeen years old, Lionel began his career after a year of education in a famous salon in central Paris. As a stylist/colorist, he started building his clientele, perfecting his talents. Lionel’s skills and passion led him to sign with one of the top
Parisian Hair Agencies as a freelance artist. While in the agency, Lionel had the opportunity to partake in various events such as; trade shows, photo shoots, fashion week, and countless amounts of talk shows, with numerous celebrities.
Although he was already accomplishing his goals in the hair industry, Lionel decided to pack up and move to N.Y.C. Here he started to concentrate in the art of coloring, at a high-end salon in downtown Manhattan. His passion and charismatic personality landed him jobs for famous companies like Elle Magazine, Cosmopolitan Dove, Pantene, and Marie-Claire America.
At Red Market salon, Lionel is known for the natural balayage look. His mastery in color chemistry and formulas lead him to create the best look for someone’s skin tone and complextion.