Olivia Wharton

Name: Olivia Wharton

Where you went to cosmo school: Paul Mitchell the School Arlington.

How many years you’ve been behind the chair: A little over a year.

What are your “specialities” or favorite things to do (hairwise):
Even though I love to cut and color My favorite thing do to is Hand Painting or Bayalage.

How/When did you know being a hairstylist was your destiny?
I have always wanted to be a hairstylist ever since I was little. I always remember as a kid telling my mom, as I was pretending to wash her hair and curl it, that I wanted to be a hairstylist. So, after I went to college for a year I decided that being a hairstylist was still what I wanted to do and its been one of the best things I've ever done.

Where do you find your creative inspiration as a stylist?
I find my inspiration from my friends who are hairstylist, they inspire me to always become the best  I can be even if its trying something new on hair. I also get my inspiration from watching movies because I would love to have the opportunity to work onset for a movie one day.

Who is your mentor in the industry? 
Honestly, it is one of my friends. She is awesome at what she does and if it doesn't turn out the first time she tries a different way until its what she wants and she is,Heather Lankford. 

Describe yourself in three words:
Loyal, caring, surprising 

What is one goal you would like to accomplish in your lifetime?
To do special effects makeup for a movie.

Tell me something quirky about yourself that most people don’t know:  
I like the smell of cow Manure because it reminds me of being a kid and going to the
stock show . 

If you were an animal what would you be and why?
I would be a kangaroo and I would be one pretty much because I think they are pretty and are associated with Australia. 

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

What’s your “Life Motto”
 I don't have a famous motto or quote, but what I like to remember is that, Fear will keep you from much more than  facing your fears ever will.