Born and raised in Lithuania were she studied art from the age of 10 through 24 years of age graduating from the Academy of Arts in Vilnius. Over the years her training included working in painting, sculpting, graphic arts and fashion design. For 10 years she was in the European fashion industry displaying her collection of Haute Couture and Prêt-à-Porter (exclusive custom-fitted clothing), shoes, hair, makeup designs, music and special effects at fashion runway shows throughout Europe along with famous designers such as Paco Rabanne, Slava Zaitsev amongst others.
Liuda emigrated to the United States and later began her training as a hair stylist and colorist at Carlton Hair International in San Francisco in 2000. Starting as an apprentice and after having gone through educational and training classes in N.Y. and L.A. she became mentor stylist with many of her trainees now working throughout San Francisco and beyond at various salons.
Liuda’s starts with each client with a thorough consultation. Her background in art, fashion and hair gives her an overall vision for each client’s individual look that fits their specific needs desired custom look and custom color formulations.
As a colorist she is a popular choice for blondes but loves working with the full spectrum of tones and colors. She is not afraid to take on the challenge of color correction. She enjoys looking for ways to find the missing ingredient that is needed to complete and enhance her clients look.
As a stylist she has a passion for creating both masculine and soft feminine textured haircuts.
Her reputation over the last 16-years has created a loyal following of clients and friends from all over the world.
Creative color and cutting
Balayage and Ombre