Ursula Stephen, Celebrity Hairstylist and New Image Beauty Expert is a phenomenon and the hairstylist of choice for many of today's high profile and fashion-forward celebrities, including R&B recording superstar Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, Kerry Washington and platinum recording artist Keyshia Cole.
Ursula has been creating haute hair for more than 15 years and continues to reinvent and revolutionize the beauty and fashion business. Most notable for her edgy and versatile cuts such as Rihanna’s coveted blunt bob in 2007 and her pixie cut debut during the 2012 VMA’s, Stephen fearlessly transforms stars and creates new looks for the unabashedly modern woman. Ursula plans to expand her talent by opening her own salon and giving back to the community through mentoring and inspiring young girls to follow their dreams and create the life they desire.
A mane master for all ethnicities, Stephen was recently named the Global Ambassador for Motions, a hair care and styling products company. In this role, Ursula travels the world helping women transform their lives through their tresses and provides them with expert advice on head-turning hair care. A fashion lover at heart, Ursula was tapped to be the number one hairstylist for South Africa’s fashion week and for Rihanna’s American Vogue cover shoot. In addition, Ursula is repeatedly requested for her expertise in "new image" hair makeovers, and for her impeccable product and styling knowledge. While her work speaks volumes for itself, Ursula has been called upon to provide expert tips and her personal "trade secrets" for many of the leading fashion and beauty publications including InStyle, Essence, Glamour, Us Weekly, In Touch, LA Times, and People Magazine – which named "The Rihanna Cut"; as The Most Coveted Haircut of The Year.