Originally from Cuba, Leysa Carrillo is a vibrant hair colorist and texture expert based in Las Vegas, Nevada with over 12 years of experience. She is a nationally recognized industry leader for her hair color transformations on textured hair and continues to pave the way with her artistic flair and creative techniques. As the founder of Forever Curls education and the Global Humanitarian Tour, Leysa is passionate about taking education to the next level in areas such as hair care, trending styles and the curl movement. When she's not working behind the chair, she appears as a respected educator and panelist around the country at some of the most influential beauty industry events and shows. Leysa has curated a strong social media presence and strives to use her platform to fuse creativity with technique and inspire others through education. Leysa’s contagious smile and energetic personality has carried her through a successful career with global recognition. She was nominated for the American Influencer Award in 2019 and 2017 and has been named Modern Salon’s Top 100 in 2017. Leysa also is the first female to win two Behind The Chair #OneShot awards in one night.