Majken Smith

Majken Smith

Master Stylist | Master Colorist

When did you start with Source Salon?
June 2001

Education:
I attended Cosmetology school at Robert Fiance in New York City. After graduating, I entered an apprenticeship program at John Dellaria Salon in Soho, New York for haircutting and Pipino-Buccheri Salon on Madison Avenue for color. 

Previous job(s):
I was an educator for John Dellaria Salons and also a platform artist for Paul Brown Hawaii. I moved from New York City to Miami to work as a freelance stylist for catalog and editorial hair.

Hometown/Places lived:
My hometown is Rye, NY. I have lived on the lower east side of Manhattan and Miami Beach, Florida.

Why I decided to become a stylist/colorist/esthetician:
I always loved art and fashion from a young age. Hair was my choice of medium to create from.

My favorite thing about my work:
Making people smile

What makes me a great stylist/colorist:
Being a good listener 

Have you ever styled/participated in any Fashion Shows?
I have worked on teams doing hair backstage for:
New York Fashion Week, Sept 2013/2014
New York Fashion Week, Men’s July 2015
Miami Fashion Week, April-July 2015

What quote or mantra do you strive to live by?
“We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.”- Kurt Vonnegut

Who is your professional role model? Whose career would you like yours to emulate?
Editorial Stylist, Odile Gilbert