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BIO

Driven by an unwavering passion for the art of hair design, Naeemah LaFond is one of the industry’s most sought-after editorial stylists and educators. Growing up with exposure to New York City's vibrant fashion and art scene, Naeemah fell in love with the concept of self-expression through integrating shapes and silhouettes—ultimately using a comb to sculpt her creations.

As amika’s Global Artistic Director, Naeemah travels the world as a platform artist and master trainer—sharing her skills and unwavering passion for the art of hair dressing. LaFond has implemented the brand’s global education program, and creates the hair looks featured in all of the brand’s advertising campaigns. She is also a regular presence at NYFW, working her magic on the strands of today's top models. LaFond's styling and professional beauty advice has been featured in the pages of Harpers Bazaar, Elle, Allure, InStyle, Glamour, and Teen Vogue, among other publications.