EDUCATOR / ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
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Ammon Carver has gained recognition in the hair and beauty industry for his refined aesthetic, continued passion and portfolio of flawless looks. Two time winner and multiple nominations by the Northern American Hairstyling Awards for, Ammon is one of the most highly regarded hair stylists in the business.
Originally from Salt Lake City, Ammon first studied hair in Colorado where he realized his scissors had the power to inspire change for those in his chair. His New York career began at the Warren-Tricomi Salon in the Plaza Hotel, where he quickly became noticed as one of their premier stylists.
Ammon continued to build his loyal clientele at the prestigious Mizu Salon and later lead as Artistic Director at Matrix, a division of L’Oreal for over 12 years. In this role,he traveled the world as one of the key spokespeople for Matrix, connecting with hairdressers and consumers alike in print, online and broadcast campaigns.
In 2013, Ammon was named Creative Director for L’Anza Healing Haircare, where he will be responsible for leading the direction for imagery and creative content, brand and artist development, as well as training and platform work.
Ammon opened the Ammon Carver Studio in New York City in 2014. Hybrid salon & photography studio, it serves to unite the worlds behind and in front of the camera by creating a cohesive space for both. “I wanted to create a space that marries both beauty and photography.” His new studio serves as the ideal space for Ammon to stay true to his core principles of authenticity and “likeable luxury,” and to continue his work as a stylist for clients looking for a luxurious experience.
Most recently, Ammon has taken on the new role as Chief Artistic Director for Ulta Beauty where he is responsible for all artistic developments and influencing services strategy. Additionally, he is a part of the Ulta Beauty Pro Team, a group of top tier hairstylists impacting the beauty industry.
Ammon also continues to further his editorial work. His work has been featured on the pages of top magazines including Vogue, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair and American Salon. His celebrity clientele includes Kate Beckinsale, Molly Sims, Amanda Seyfried, Kirsten Dunst and Leighton Meester.
2019 - 2018 Multiple Nominations
2016 Master Stylist Of The Year
2016 Salon Team Of The Year
DESIGNER BRANDS STYLIST
Van Cleef & Arpel
Ralph Luren Polo
Luca Luca & Vlassis
FILM & TV
MTV Movie Awards
Sundance Film Festival
50 Mas Bellos
Independent Spirit Awards