Redken Announces Rebecca Taylor as New Creative Colorist

Redken recently announced Rebecca Taylor as the brand's new Creative Colorist. The professional colorist holds an impressive list of accolades, including “Best Vivid Colorist in the World” by Glamour and her work has been published in magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan. 

In her new role, Taylor’s work with Redken’s vivid haircolor line, City Beats and her innovative techniques and finished looks will be showcased on the brands social media channels. Taylor will also work with Redken to help develop engaging content to inspire Redken’s community.

Among her list of accomplishments, Taylor is the creator of the largest stylist-only Facebook group, the Hairstylist Education Forum, and the founder/CEO of Vivid Education. Taylor graduated from cosmetology school in Pensacola, Florida before going to work at a local Regis Salon. Other momentous points in her professional career include a sold-out class on Taylor’s first independent US tour and sharing the stage with Guy Tang on a global education tour.


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Without an apprenticeship or assistant program on her resume, Taylor credits her success in part to the rise of social media, where the bold statement looks she creates are shared daily with her 48,000+ Instagram followers. 

Even with her rise to success, Taylor keeps a constant reminder of the true passion for her work and her humble beginning that laid the groundwork for where she is today.

About: For over 50 years Redken’s foundation has been based on extensive scientific knowledge and the belief in, and support of, the expertise of salon professionals. Redken provides salon professionals with innovative products, inspiring education and exclusive salon programs to be as successful and profitable as possible. Located in New York, Redken is also at the forefront of trends and has created a strong relationship with the fashion industry. As a result, Redken has become a leader in backstage beauty, creating the runway looks for the industry’s most prestigious designers. A unique mix of fashion, innovation and inspiration, Redken provides salon professionals and consumers the ultimate professional edge. For more information, visit, like Redken on Facebook or follow on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Periscope @Redken5thAve.