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Denis de Souza


Celebrity Colorist


World-renowned hair care brand, Joico, has partnered with Brazilian colorist and “King of Color,” Denis de Souza, to bring his passion and international eye for color and luxe techniques to the brand. Devoted to his celebrity clientele, De Souza became known as the innovator of the ultra-natural coloring technique resulting in effortlessly exotic, sun-strewn strands. De Souza’s custom looks, as seen on Kate Mara, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Mila Kunis, Rachel Bilson, Nicole Richie, and Lucy Hale among others, will continue to set trends that remain on the forefront of hair, alongside Joico. De Souza’s passion for hair color and preservation, coupled with his ability to cultivate creative techniques align seamlessly with Joico’s philosophy and line of innovative products. His exquisite talent has gained him incredible bicoastal work experience at some of West Hollywood and New York’s top salons, including Andy Le Compte and Serge Normant. As a loyalist of Joico for years, De Souza is eager to take his adoration of the brand to the next level with this colorful collaboration. Developing stunning natural looks that require minimal maintenance is a signature of De Souza, and his talent for understanding unique styles and techniques is unparalleled. De Souza’s first appearance on behalf of the brand will be for this year’s 86th Annual Academy Awards. Count on De Souza to let you know who might turn heads Oscar weekend and also offer trend forecasting on Hollyscoop on “My TV 13” – check for local listings. “Working with visionaries like Denis de Souza, keep us motivated to continue to innovate, transform and of course, turn heads,” said Valerie Robinett, Director of Public Relations for Joico. “But even more, Denis will be instrumental in developing new innovations tailored for today’s colorist, around the latest trends people want from their professionals. We have a strong vision for Joico’s partnership with Denis so we’ll be working to bring his talent and artistry to all professionals and salons. And to every, client the latest in haircolor fashion, from red-carpets and catwalks -right into every chair- straight from hairdresser to client.”