MASTER COLORIST & ARTISTIC DIRECTOR
“I’m excited to be the Artistic Director for RUSK! It’s so amazing to be in a position with a brand like RUSK that allows me to give back and share my extensive knowledge. I am also thrilled to develop new products that will be great tools for colorists to do their best work.”
Laura Gibson, is the New Artistic Director for RUSK® Professional Color.
In this role, Gibson will aid in the education and training for the RUSK® color portfolio and advise on the development of new color innovation.
Laura Gibson is a Master Colorist with over 10 years’ experience. Her expertise in Balayage and ‘Hand-painted Highlights’ makes her one of the most sought-after colorists. She is passionate about creating customized looks that enhance her guests’ features, haircuts, and style while always striving to preserve the integrity of the hair. Her precision and keen eye allows her to create beautiful, dimensional colors, whether it be soft and natural or progressive, bold looks.
“RUSK® color was developed for colorists by colorists and that’s exactly why we are so excited to have Laura join the team. Her expertise, color techniques, and great eye will be an outstanding asset as we work to bring awareness to our current offerings with education, social media, and develop new products to move the brand forward into the next phase,” said Mary Burns, CMO of Beauty Quest Group.
The RUSK® brand was born on the gritty streets of Glasgow, Scotland, by the culture-defining master artist, Irvine Rusk. Modernized and perfected over the years in salons across the globe, RUSK® products perform in a way that professional hair artists have come to rely on. The RUSK® portfolio includes a full line of color products including RUSKin10 Express Color, Deepshine permanent color, Demi-Permanent Liquid Gloss, semi-permanent color, developers, and lighteners.