Hair is a woman's mane event and for the Star Magic Ball, it's definitely tresses before dresses. A lot of thought goes into the perfect hairstyle, where having a bad hair day on such an important occassion is a nightmare any celebrity would want to avoid. Simple or complex, red carpet hairstyles takes hours to create. Days ahead of the ball, hair stylists use their clients' outfits as inspiration. Then, using the best products and cutting-edge techniques, these talented creatives do whatever necessary to achieve perfection on the big day.
Here are the names behind the biggest showbiz manes—creators of the hair looks that will most likely grace the red carpet of Star Magic Ball 2017. Best part? Everyone on this list can be booked! It might involve a wait, but, like most great things, it's definitely worth the delayed gratification and cost.
John Valle has been the go-to locks artist for Kathryn Bernardo, Julia Barretto, and Erich Gonzales. For inquiries, email Johnvalle21@gmail.com.
Pia Wurtzbach, Liza Soberano, Yeng Constantino and Coleen Garcia head to Renz Pangilinan for their tress needs. For inquiries, email email@example.com.
Raymond Santiago has always been a favorite of IT girls Solenn Heussaff, Anne Curtis and Georgina Wilson. For inquiries, call or text 09154138244.
Jodi Sta. Maria, Alex Gonzaga, and Heart Evangelista are among the frequent clients of Jerry Javier. For inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celeste Tuviera has handled the famed locks of Liz Uy, Iza Calzado and Marian Rivera. For inquiries, visit www.symmetriasalon.com.
What do Pia Wurtzbach, Jolina Magdangal, Dawn Zulueta and Kim Chiu have in common? They all get their hair done by the one and only Jay Wee. For inquiries, email email@example.com.
Aries Manal is the secret weapon of Maja Salvador, Elisse Joson and Kylie Versoza. For inquiries, call or text 0915946773.
Sarah Lahbati, Ylona Garcia, and Kira Balinger run to Ethan David for their mane concerns. For inquiries, visit www.jedrootmanila.com/hair-stylists/ethan-david.
Nadine Lustre, Andrea Brillantes, and Bela Padilla trust Paul Nebres to whip their locks into shape. Did we mention that Paul is also behind Laura Lehmann's winning tresses? Yes, he was. For inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Antonio Papa is the caretaker of the tresses of Jessy Mendiola, Sofia Andres, and Isabelle Daza. For inquiries: email@example.com.
RJ Dela Cruz is the mane man of Maris Racal, Shaina Magdayao, and Andrea Brillantes. For inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bela Padilla and Elisse Joson flock to Mark Familara for all their hair needs. For inquiries, email email@example.com.
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