Karen Mandel has been a hairstylist and makeup artist since 1980. She is accomplished in all areas of the beauty industry and constantly adds to her repertoire by keeping track of the latest trends in the industry including hair extensions, the Japanese Hair Straightening System and the revolutionary Brazilian Blowout. Her many years in the industry has allowed her to travel around the world doing hair and makeup for fashion shows, videos and photo shoots. Over the years she has worked for such notable clients such as Nike, Reebok and Puma for their fashion shows. Having honed her skills as a premier hair colorist in Los Angeles, she began to attract many clients in the entertainment, fashion and music industry.