Anthony Cristiano is a skilled and accomplished hair artist with over thirty years of experience in the fashion and beauty world. He has worked behind the scenes of numerous fashion editorial and advertising campaigns for a host of leading international brands.
Anthony’s experience, coupled with his utmost dedication to creating beauty, both inside and out, lies at the heart of his salon, Anthony Cristiano - Chicago. Anthony utilizes his classical training, precise methods, and an expertly trained eye to ensure each client leaves with an unparalleled style and experience. Anthony’s journey began with an apprenticeship at Vidal Sassoon in 1985, which served as the inspiration and foundation of his future successes.
Anthony worked as an international creative director from 1989-2006 for an array of prominent brands, using his talents to carefully craft their image and cultivate a worldwide presence. Simultaneously, he sharpened his skill set and defined his personal brand.
In 2006, Anthony began to pursue his own ventures, operating exclusively as a freelance hairdresser, working privately with celebrities and models on campaigns, advertisements, commercial work, fashion editorials, and red-carpet experiences. His industry-wide popularity led to the creation of his boutique salon.