Professional Colorist Ian Michael Black joined the Aveda Academy in London in 1999 and is recognized around the world for his cutting-edge color techniques. He is passionate about hair color and pays particular attention to techniques.
Ian’s demonstrations show that the application of color can change shape and perception of cut, therefore altering the look completely. Ian is an inspirational educator, challenging his students to push the limits of color and view things from different perspectives.
Ian recently joined the North American Team as the Technical Director and is based out of the Aveda Advanced Academy New York.