Artist Stories: Ash Fortis


Ash Fortis, better known as @xostylistxo, is on a mission to inspire the hairdressing world. If you don’t believe us, check in with any of her 113,000 instagram followers to hear how this "creative color artist" is making her mark in the industry. A member of the Instagram sensation educational troupe, the #ButterflyCircus, Ash is a thoughtful, well-spoken artist and educator that we were excited to meet up with during the recent LBP Front Row event in Miami. American Salon was more than excited to sit down with this up-and-coming young professional for an Artist Stories video interview. 

About: Gordon is VP of Digital at American Salon where he works with the entire editorial team as well as with the considerable resources of parent company Questex to bring you stories, resources and more, 24/7. Gordon can be found online at or as @gordnm on Instagram. In real-time, you can find Gordon at major beauty events where he often teaches classes on business and career development as well as best practices in digital and social media.  Email Gordon at [email protected].


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