Katy Ryan

Katy Ryan Studios

About Katy Ryan

Katy Ryan has become known to her clients as a curly hair expert and master colorist.Specializing in creating color that has beautiful eye popping natural effects.Also she is known for seamless color corrections.Maintaining hair’s integrity while fixing color gone wrong,and resulting in absolutely stunning before&afters.As a curly hair expert she prefers dry cutting to truly shape the hair,utilizing it’s natural movement.In this realm she is also a certified Lasio kertatin specialist.She is versed on eliminating frizz through this treatment and can manipulate the usage of the formulas to attain different levels of wavy hair to straighter hair.She also has been an editorial makeup artist for over 13yrs.Her artistry focuses on accentuating features for her clients,and not clouding them with an overabundance of a makeup look. Always an artist since childhood Katy grew up to want to use her eye for her favorite palette to work on…people.She studied at the prestigious Aveda Institute in Soho,NY.Mere weeks upon graduating she was recruited by The Marie Robinson Salon where she studied color under celebrity colorists Marie Robinson and Bryan Thompson-DiPalma.It was here where she worked closely with them hands on with such clients as Bette Midler,Tory Burch,Mary Louise-Parker,and Joan Allen to name a few.From there she became the head colorist for Lasio Studios.Not only did she become an expert in their keratin,but revamped their color bar.She has been a color educator,and is certified in curly hair cutting.She also has done makeup for Vena Cava for several years of their books,and had her work in WWD with the designers.In the September 2012 issue of Vogue Katy’s work was shown on designer Lisa Mayock’s hair whose wedding was featured that month. Katy Ryan Studios came about when Katy wanted to create a space that was comfortable,down-to-earth,and personal for her clients.She found this in the form of NYC’s beauty complex Sola Salons.Situated in Murray Hill it is the perfect one-stop-shop for all of her client’s needs,and also gives each client time in her studio for complete and private one-on-one attention.This has created an environment with a great vibe to go with some great hair.