American Salon Exclusive: Lauren Moser and Rodrick Samuels

Hair Lab Detroit's Lauren Moser and Rodrick Samuels are both extraordinary educators and artists (in addition to being one of our favorite couples).  A NAHA Finalist in Texture in 2013 and NAHA Texture Winner in 2015, Lauren is also a leading editorial stylist. Rodrick is recognized as a leading educator in clipper cutting concepts and techniques as well as an expert in barber styling. In between their busy class schedule at IBS New York,'s Matt Beck interviewed the couple for American Salon 


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