Winn Claybaugh's Best of Masters: Ken Paves

Ken Paves is one of the most sought after and recognizable hairstylists in the world. Oprah Winfrey called him “The Big Kahuna of Hollywood Hair,” and the media dubbed him “Hottest Hairdresser in Hollywood.” His award-winning styles grace the tresses of Victoria Beckham, Eva Longoria, Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica and Ashlee Simpson, Celine Dion, Nicole Richie, Fergie, Taylor Swift, Eve, Megan Fox, David Beckham, and Marc Anthony, to name just a few.

Ken’s work has appeared in the pages of Vogue, Marie Claire, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Allure, Glamour, O Magazine, Vanity Fair, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, GQ, InStyle, American Salon, Modern Salon, and many other publications internationally. He has been a regular guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show, performing unparalleled makeovers, as well as a contributing columnist for He has also performed makeovers for America’s Next Top Model, The Doctors, The Biggest Loser, Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network, and Style Network’s Fashion Mob, and he starred in the reality series The Price of Beauty with Jessica Simpson.


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Ken generously donates his time to numerous charitable organizations, including Operation Smile, Support the Trade, and GLAD (the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness). Ken’s efforts to Give Big on the Oprah Winfrey show raised over $2 million for medical research in 2006.

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About: Winn Claybaugh is the author of Be Nice (Or Else!) and “one of the best motivational speakers in the country,” according to CNN’s Larry King, who wrote the foreword for the book. A national speaker for major corporations and a business owner for more than 30 years with over 16,000 people in his organization, Winn is the founder, co-owner, and dean of hair care giant Paul Mitchell’s school division. Under Winn’s leadership and in keeping with their unique culture of giving back and building self-esteem, the 100-plus schools in the nationwide network have donated countless volunteer hours and raised more than $15.2 million for multiple charitable organizations.