Meet Tina Greene: Paul Mitchell's 'Best New Talent' Turned In-House Stylist

Tina Greene

Freelance hairdresser, media production coordinator, bobby pin enthusiast—these are a few things Tina Greene goes by. The LA-based hairstylist, who counts Lucie Doughty as a mentor, won a Paul Mitchell best new talent award and is now an in-house stylist for the brand. Success isn’t slowing down this rising star.

AHA MOMENT

I walked into Paul Mitchell the School in Costa Mesa, CA to get a haircut, and I got the feeling of being home. Two weeks later I was in the Core program. One of my first questions was, “Do I need to know anything about hair to do this?”

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TRAINING DAYS

I started assisting Lucie Doughty on shoots while I was brand director at Straight Pin Studio in LA and a JPMS Future Professional. Soon I became JPMS’s Media Production Coordinator. 

CLAIM TO FAME

I focus on editorial hairstyling and I dabble in color. Winning Best New Talent for Paul Mitchell’s Color Outside the Lines in 2017 was an integral part of joining the JPMS family!

SOCIAL  BUTTERFLY

Find me on Instagram at @tina.greene. I love following fashion and art pages, and @lizzie.bear, two golden retrievers I’m obsessed with. 

 

MY MUSES

Fashion, nature and art—I love to spend the day at museums.

BUCKET LIST

To continue curating editorials. It’s a major creative outlet. 

MY MENTORS

Lucie Doughty has been such a force in my development as a hairdresser and as a person, and Noogie Thai. 

TOOL KIT

The entire Neuro Liquid line, Extra-Body Finishing Spray, Neon Sugar Cream for braiding, and Neuro Round Bushes. 

WORDS OF WISDOM

Be unabashedly you. Do not be afraid to go for it, and do it with love. 

BRIGHT FUTURE

To get more hands in the creative aspect. I’m really excited to continue learning. 

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