Janet St. Paul

Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty Exclusively Selected by Phyto Paris to Become North American Flagship; Announces Opening of New Salon in Downtown Austin

Austin-based, New York-trained Master Stylist Janet St. Paul opens new salon location on Thursday, June 1 with official Grand Opening event on September 21.

(AUSTIN, TEXAS – May 12, 2017) – Master Hair Stylis, Janet St. Paul is thrilled to announce the debut of her stunning new salon location in the Northshore building adjacent to Austin’s 2nd Street

District. The brand new location of Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty will be opening its doors starting Thursday, June 1 at 110 San Antonio St., Ste. 130, 78701. To learn more about the new salon, please see this week’s coverage in the Austin American Statesman.

Equipped with a new team of tenured New York City senior stylists, Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty will offer the highest quality hair care. The team includes Senior Stylist Shannon Briggs Hack, Master Balayage Stylist Conrad Diaz, Senior Stylist Whitney Schaaf, who worked alongside Sally Hershberger at her salon in New York City, and Artistic Director Nicole

Descoteaux, who was formerly at Butterfly Studio, a well-known salon in New York City. In addition to their present award-winning hair and wedding services, the new studio will be offering facials and skincare, traditional waxing services, makeup, brows and eyelash services including extensions. For booking and appointments starting on June 1, please contact the salon at (512) 474-5000. For more information, please see: www.janetstpaul.com.

In addition to the new location, Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty has been carefully selected nationwide among the most prestigious pool of salons by the French botanical hair care brand, PHYTO Paris, to become their flagship salon in the U.S. There will be a VIP grand opening of the salon with PHYTO Paris on Thursday, September 21. Details will be announced soon.

PHYTO Paris’s decision to choose Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty as its North American flagship salon and professional education center marks a new direction for the global brand, and a deliberate one at that. Janet St. Paul’s history with PHYTO Paris, the quality of her work, and the contemporary, health-conscious lifestyle of Austinites were all factors in their decision to hone in on the new Austin location.

After a year and a half of careful planning and consideration on the location, we could not be more pleased to have chosen Austin as the destination for the PHYTO Paris North American flagship salon,” said PHYTO Paris COO, Francois Hourcastagnou. “We believe Janet St. Paul Studio for Hair and Beauty brings the vision of our brands and the uniqueness of Austin together beautifully.”Since I first learned about PHYTO Paris while at Frederic Fekkai in New York, I have been so impressed — not only with the synergistic way the products perform, but also with the commitment and integrity of the company,” said Janet St. Paul. “We are honored to have been selected as the brand’s global flagship here in Austin and are thrilled about what is to come.”

About Janet St. Paul:

Janet St. Paul’s 25 years in the hair styling industry has granted her unmatched expertise and experience. Born in New Orleans and making the move to the Big Apple, she’s worked as a senior stylist in some of New York’s most respected salons, including nine years at Frederic Fekkai’s world renowned salon where she was named “Top Rising Star” by W Magazine in 2006. She then took her skills to Butterfly Studio, a flagship location for Kerastase Haircare, where she helped develop their training program and continued her ascent in the industry. Over the course of her years spent in New York, her client list included Diane Sawyer, Martha Stewart, Sigourney Weaver and Vanessa Redgrave, among many other celebrities.

After perfecting her craft and achieving the title of Master Stylist, Janet decided she wanted a change from the fast-paced Manhattan lifestyle and made the move to Austin to pursue her dreams of opening her own salon. Since her doors opened in 2011, Janet has provided world-class treatment to her wide variety of clients here in Austin and nationwide. Starting in 2012 through 2016, Janet and her entire team have been voted by Austin Monthly Magazine readers as “Best in the City” for Best Salon, Best Haircut and Best Colorist, respectively. Janet’s success and her earnest gratitude to her clients enabled her to fulfill her mission to give back to the community through various charities and nonprofits such as Texas CASA, CASA of Travis County, The Breast Cancer Resource Centers of Texas, Life Works and St. Gabriel’s Catholic School.

About PHYTO Paris:

For over 50 years, PHYTO Paris has been a leader in plant-based hair care and salon-quality formulas. Our products embrace the principle that healthy hair begins at the root. Built on a heritage of craftsmanship and cutting edge scientific innovations, PHYTO Paris boasts the highest concentrations of pure plant extracts in today’s beauty market. Our formulas are 95% natural overall with select products up to 100% natural. As one of the world’s most respected hair care brands, PHYTO Paris is recognized as a symbol of performance, expertise and timeless beauty. For more information, please visit phyto.com.

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