Kat Kern

Kat is a Master Colorist and Cutter. She trained and specialized in each.
Since 1998, when her career began, Kat Kern has been living by her
motto: “Hair is everything!” With a passion for hair styling and love of
making each person she encounters feel fresh and renewed, she believes
hair is the frame to your beautiful face and should enhance your best
qualities!
Kat’s career began in San Francisco’s Union Square neighborhood where
she has spent the last 18 years. Initially on Maiden Lane with both 77
Maiden Lane Salon and Joseph Cozza. She completed training and
mastering Vidal Sassoon cutting and Wella International color techniques.
Over the years, she has developed a specialty in curly and fine hair, where
she takes special care to work with the curl/wave pattern, texture and
growth pattern of each head she encounters. Kat uses a special dry cut
technique she developed early in her career for a perfect result. Kat also
trained for many years with Hair Pieces, extensions and wig work. A unique
and rare skill. Kat provides the Keratin Smoothing Complex for a complete
and polished look.
Kat stays very current and inspired through continual education and
retaining new techniques for the most updated hair trends. Her career has
included styling for the stars, photo shoots and set work both in San
Francisco and in New York. You can catch her work featured in Magazines
like Town & Country, Allure Magazine, Ladies Home Journal, 7×7
magazine, and even on Channel 5 News San Francisco!
“I find my true artistic expression through designing hair and the great