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Leysa Carrillo

I AM... Inspiring, loving and energetic

MY SPECIALTIES IN THE SALON INCLUDE: I’m a diverse hair colorist that can work on all textures 

Originally from Cuba, Leysa Carrillo is a vibrant hair colorist and Curly hair expert based in Fort Lauderdale, FL with over 15 years of experience. She is a nationally recognized industry leader for her hair color transformations on textured hair and continues to pave the way with her artistic flair and creative techniques. As the founder of Forever Curls Academy Leysa is passionate about taking education to the next level.

With viral content featured on popular publications such as the INSIDER, Allure Magazine, inTouch National, Daily Mail, Yahoo News, Seventeen Magazine, Nylon Magazine, Delish, and Pop Sugar. Leysa has curated a strong social media presence and strives to use her platform to fuse creativity with technique and inspire others through engaging education. She was nominated for the American Influence Award in 2017 and 2019 and won in 2020 and 2022. She was named Modern Salon’s 2017 Top 100. Additionally, Leysa is the first female to win two Behind The Chair #OneShot awards in one night. 

Today, Leysa is a Redken Ambassador, helping to bring her passion for textured hair to stylists across the country.