Born and raised in Southern California, Whitney Willison knew she wanted to pursue a career as a hair stylist from a young age. She began her journey at Vidal Sassoon Academy before moving to Beverly Hills to assist some of the city’s top stylists. Shortly thereafter, she moved on to freelancing where she continued to develop as an artist while working with photographers and designers on fashion editorials.
Whether behind the chair, or behind the scenes, Whitney Willison brings a unique passion and versatile talent toward creating hairstyles that are truly memorable. From cut & color, to extensions, wigs, and all aspects of styling— Whitney is fully capable of bringing even the most challenging looks to life. Her creative artistry is matched only by her professional, and tireless work ethic. From the iconic to the unexpected, from the classic to the cutting-edge, let Whitney take your vision, and make it a reality.
Whitney’s editorial work has appeared in major national and international publications such as LA Weekly, WAD Magazine, Kurv, Runway, Sessions, Annex, Lallure Des Mots, Tiger Beat, Glitter, Glamaholics, Dark Beauty, Tantalum, and Linger.
Her advertising clients include Charles David, Ice Link, Rachel Sin, Face Award, Shapes Brow Bar, Ubisoft, and Dr. Oz.
Whitney is currently based in Los Angeles.