Five times Australian Session Stylist of the Year, co-founder, and co-CEO of piiq, the world’s first smart mirror for the salon professional, internationally published author and creative director for Redken, Rodney Wayne, and ghd, Sydney based Richard Kavanagh is the southern hemisphere’s pre-eminent hair professional.


A hair director at Fashion Week in New York, Sydney and New Zealand, Richard has worked on hundreds of shows over the years for brands such as Armani, Prada, Versace, Marc Jacobs, McQueen to name just a few, he is the go to commentator for emerging trends and has a knack for making hair easy to understand for everyone.


With more than 30 years in the business, his client list reads like a who’s who of A list celebrities, and he is known for creating effortlessly undone looks for covers, editorial, red carpet and campaigns.