Jessica Castillo

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Name: Jessica Castillo

Where did you go to cosmetology school: 
Aveda Institute Dallas

How many years have you been behind the chair: 7

What are your specialties?
Precision cutting and creative cutting. I also love balayage, reds and fashion colors.

What made you want to join Panther City Salon?

The energy of the salon is amazing. Every single hairdresser has a unique creative talent. I love being surrounded by like minded people that inspire me, genuinely care about our staff as a whole and are very driven and passionate about our craft.

Where do you find your creative inspiration as a stylist?
I am inspired by the people that sit in my chair. I like to enhance existing features: cheekbones, eye color, etc. I also find inspiration in fashion, architecture, nature, art and music.

Who is your mentor or inspiration in the industry?
Gerard Scarpaci, Joshua Flowers, Emily Costello

Describe yourself in three words:
Passionate, creative, intuitive

What is something quirky about yourself most people don’t know:

I can usually find humor in any situation.

What is one goal you would like to accomplish in your lifetime?
I would like to travel the world as a haircutting educator.

If you were an animal what would you be and why?
A horse. Spirited, strong, resilient with a gentle soul.

What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten?
Raw Squid

What’s your “Life Motto”
Start each day with gratitude. Live in the moment and follow your heart.