j beverly hills | education

j beverly hills education offers salon professionals the tools and resources to excel in this ever changing industry with various academies, in-salon classes and events.


at j beverly hills we believe anything is possible. we are committed to empowering salon professionals with the inspiration, resources, and support to achieve dreams that surpass your wildest imagination.

classes have been developed to offer the full spectrum of stylists and colourist education needs, covering cutting techniques, styling and finishing, product performance and colour basics and techniques.

academy events


for more information about a j beverly hills class or academy contact your local distributor.

our team

j beverly hills education has as a resource a network of over forty j beverly hills educators and seven international artistic design team members. these teams are bedded within our distributor network globally.

ryan teal

ryan teal is a vivacious and outspoken hair artist with an absolute love for all things creative. a well-accomplished and award-winning salon, session and stage artist, he’s also a passionate teacher who openly shares his vision and inspiration. as of 2016 ryan teal has been appointed the official director of education for j beverly hills.

melissa pease | artistic colour director

melissa pease is the artistic colour director for j beverly hills. having found her passion for designing hair immediately after high school, gave her the opportunity to work with in elite salons. as a stylist she has expanded her horizons, knowledge, and expertise, sharing her passion for the art of hair color by traveling nationally and internationally for over two decades.

her strong belief that professional products should always remain in professional hands has led her to gaining a position of growing and developing the j beverly hills brand of colour. she is now able to incorporate all of her knowledge and utilize a wide spectrum of creativity to achieve anything she dreams up.


arya varji | mens grooming artist

as a multi-faceted stylist, arya varji specializes in fusing modern precision cutting techniques and traditional barbering techniques to create individualized styles that are both versatile and fashionable. he strives to skew the line between new and old by incorporating contemporary elements into enduring styles to create an effect that is both familiar and fresh.

through both his training and endless pursuit of personal improvement he developed a keen eye for detail and a penchant for precision cutting. when he's not teaching, he's behind the chair full time as a senior stylist, creative team member, and in-house educator, as well as a j beverly hills grooming artist.


Alison Valsamis | Platinum Artist

Alison Valsamis is a Master Stylist and Colorist in Connecticut. With over 12 years behind the chair, she has worked with many of the top industry brands. Her career has offered her the opportunity to work with public figures and television personalities. She was listed as one of Modern Salon’s Top 100 beauty influencers and artists to follow and received a Behind The Chair Hair Award nomination for Waves and Curls Shot of the year.
Her passion for education goes hand in hand with her passion for learning. She believes that all artists have valuable information to share and that we can all learn from each other. With J Beverly Hills, she has pursued many advanced education courses and loves sharing new and exciting techniques and trends, as well as helping other stylists perfect their craft and find tools and tricks to offer their clients more and reach their individual goals.


for more information on joining the j beverly hills education team please contact us.

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