Timothy Switzer, Goldwell educator and owner of Timothy & Co., in Oshawa, Ont. has made a name for himself as a talented colourist and a Contessa Award winner two years running.
He shares his top trend predictions and photo shoot advice below.
Top trend predictions for 2013?
We have seen the resurgence of color dipping and it’s creative effect with Goldwell’s Beautify collection. Inspired by street fashion and color combinations, this collection is truly inspiring and the application methods are so salon friendly. A huge trend!
Best colour advice for hair competitions?
Keep it simple and creative at the same time. Less can definitely be more.
Secret weapon for shoot day?
Goldwell’s Diamond Gloss because it adds shine to all textures and colours. Truly amazing!
Strangest tip or piece of hairdressing advice you’ve ever heard?
[Timothy couldn’t think of one.] Most importantly, have fun!
Stay creative. Create something you can be proud of because the end result will be you, and it inspire others.
Where do you keep your Contessa Award?
I keep them at the salon to share with my team (who motivate me) and my salon patrons. They truly create excitement for all those that see them.