Grow a thriving career as a hairstylist in TV & Film.

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Whether you’re fresh out of school ready to become the next stylist to the stars, or have dreams of an Emmy Award for Outstanding Hairstyling, investing in your professional development is the fast track to making your career dreams come true.

Unleash Your Creativity

Gain the confidence to create buzz-worthy looks on demand.

Level Up Your Hair Game

Learn advanced hairstyling skills and techniques to stand out.

Become Wildly in Demand

Learn insider tips on how to land and keep the most sought after jobs in the industry.

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Design your Hollywood Career Roadmap.

In this FREE MASTERCLASS, I'll help you determine where in the entertainment industry is the best fit for you and share the three most important questions you need to ask yourself before planning a career.


Meet your instructor

Small-town hair phenomenon turned Hollywood Hair Guy


Hi, I'm Dean Banowetz

From working on the family farm in Iowa with my 14 siblings, to the bright lights of Hollywood, I've built my reputation & skills to become a key player in the world of cutting-edge & celebrity hairstyling. Throughout my 30-year career, I've developed my technical ability, detailed eye, and a uniquely creative approach to styling. I'm ready to spill the tea and share it with you.

Join me for one of my classes to learn the secrets, skills & techniques behind my Emmy-nominated looks.


Learn More About Me

The locks wizard behind show-stopping styles on :

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