Paul Mitchell Advanced Academy member, Senior Associate, and Paul Mitchell National Educator, Kent Skinner brings a unique blend of artistry, information and humor to the world of hairdressing and to The Color Studio & Salon. He holds a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Texas at Austin and has worked with such renowned artists as Jeanne Braa, Robert Cromeans, Stephanie Kocielski, and John and Suzanne Chadwick. He has attended Scott Cole and Linda Yodiceï¿½s Colorcutting USA. Kent has had many years of experience as a successful salon owner and as an educator and platform artist for Paul Mitchell. Kent is also a professional musician and critically acclaimed performance artist which lends a special dynamic to his stage and salon energy. He firmly believes in beauty as therapy for himself and his guests.