Gary F. D’Ancona, Senior Master Colorist, is a 1975 graduate of Wilfred Academy. He became a trained, certified Trico hair analyst in 1976 and worked for Jhirmack as an educator in the 1980s. From 1976 to 1985, Gary was a master at Gordon Phillips Beauty Academy. He performed show work for Clairol in 1981. Gary’s artistry has been featured in numerous international trade publications, including Hair Do and Hair Style.
Gary was also the proud owner of 2 salons before beginning his education career with L’Oreal in 1988. Gary has been a L’Oreal Educator for the past 32 years, specializing in INOA Ammonia-Free hair color, Corrective Color, and Balayage, a hair coloring technique designed to create very natural-looking highlights. Gary recently participated in shows with industry legends Jo Blackwell, Travis Parker, and D.J. Mc Ginley and developed and taught his own program at the L’Oreal Institute.