“Ultimately I strive to achieve a beauty that is both forward reaching and timeless.”
Kevin Smith is one of Canada’s most established hair and make up artists and credits simplicity as the key to his signature style. “I try to instill in models and clients the confidence that classic technique provides and the creative satisfaction of integrating current fashion trends.”
Born in Liverpool, Kevin Smith studied hair styling and painting, (N.A.I.T. and U of A.) in Edmonton, photography at Ryerson in Toronto as well as fine arts and film production at Concordia in Montreal.. He began his career styling hair for such well known salons as Monroe and Tuxedo in Toronto. The wide range of projects Kevin has collaborated on includes work with Helen Mirren, Naomi Watts and Kirsten Dunst. His portfolio includes work for Interview Magazine, Elle Canada, Cashmere, Sony, Town Shoes, Macy’s and La Coupe. He has lent his expertise to many high profile commercials including Clean and Clear and Mini Cooper.