When Hair, Makeup, and Style Become Art

June 10, 2015 · Posted In: Lifestyle, Omaha Magazine, People, Publications, Style, Stylists

This article originally published in May/June 2015 edition of Omaha Magazine. In 2007, hair stylist and makeup artist Omar Rodriguez left his native Puerto Rico for love. He moved to Omaha to be with his then-partner, […]

Tonsorial Traditions

Design is My Therapy

August 19, 2013 · Posted In: Fashion, Lifestyle, Online Exclusive, Style, Stylists

The past few years have collectively been similar to stepping on a land mine. It felt like I had been torn to bits. I couldn’t see through the smoke. When it started to clear, I […]

Rebecca Forsyth

March 25, 2013 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, HerFamily, Style, Stylists

“I think I always wanted to be a hairdresser,” says Rebecca Forsyth, 26. With a mother as a receptionist in a hair salon, it’s no wonder that Forsyth aspired to work in a salon, as […]

Mattie Knihal

January 25, 2013 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, HerFamily, Style, Stylists

Mattie Knihal, 30, says she always loved to play with hair when she was little. “I’ve known since I was 7 years old that I would do hair,” she says. “Whenever anyone came over to […]

The Troy Davis Story

December 25, 2012 · Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Lifestyle, People, Stylists

Leading Omaha hairdresser Troy Davis long ago showed an educational and entrepreneurial knack for his craft and for building the Edgeworthy brand at Fringes Salon & Spa in the Old Market. Now that his mentor […]

Mikala Vandenbroucke

November 25, 2012 · Posted In: Beauty, Fashion, HerFamily, Style, Stylists

Mikala Vandenbroucke, 28, grew up the oldest of three children in Gretna, Neb. Although she originally attended Northwest Missouri State for three years with a desire to become a nurse, she transferred to Cosmetology at […]