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I-NNOVATORS

Hilary Bilstad Nelson
GLOBAL I-NNOVATOR, Stylist

Hilary Bilstad Nelson

At 17 years of age, Hilary made the move from Cheyenne, Wyoming to New York City studying and receiving her early education in cosmetology from the Aveda Institute (2003). Through her work with her mentor, Jillian Dempsey, founder of Delux Beauty, she found inspiration and courage.
Chad Keast
GLOBAL I-NNOVATOR, Salon Owner, Stylist

Chad Keast

In 2011 Chad joined the master stylist team at Horst & Friends Salon, in Minneapolis, MN. This position provided Chad an unparalleled experience to work and learn alongside Aveda and Intelligent Nutrients Founder, Horst M. Rechelbacher.
Rudy Miles
GLOBAL I-NNOVATOR, Editorial Artist

Rudy Miles

Rudy Miles is a diverse makeup artist skilled in the beauty and fashion industries; combining his experiences with business, retail, technical artistry and skin care knowledge.
Fatima Olive
GLOBAL I-NNOVATOR, Editorial Artist

Fatima Olive

Global beauty expert Fatima Olive is a hair and makeup artist who works with major brands, retailers, and publications. Her artistry has graced the faces of celebrities, athletes, and models and has appeared on runways and in magazines around the world.  
Peter Gray
GLOBAL I-NNOVATOR, Editorial Artist

Peter Gray

Recognized for his exceptional cutting skills and lightness of touch, Peter Gray is among the worldʼs foremost hair stylists. He rose to prominence at the end of the 1990s through innovative photographic partnerships with experimental fashion photographers.

With a variety of extensive backgrounds these beauty professionals bring their knowledge and expertise to our brand to help pave the way in sharing our mission and message.