Kiyah Wright is a two-time Emmy Award-winning celebrity hairstylist whose genius has not only set the precedent for image making, but has redefined the appearance of sexy, successful and confident women. Kiyah is a fashion powerhouse with expertise ranging from signature hair designs to overall beauty consultation and transformation. As a charismatic visionary, this creative trendsetter has established her mark in the industry and continues to inspire with cutting edge developments and groundbreaking achievements.
Kiyah believes, “behind every gorgeous celebrity is a fabulous hairstylist.”
Her youth took an abrupt turn following the death of her mother; consequently, Kiyah had to discover her own strength and determination to pursue her aspirations. She quickly found herself at the hub of yet another life-changing experience when she met entertainment mogul, Sean ”Diddy” Combs who gave Kiyah her big break. Having developed her natural talent at the early age of 14, Kiyah MASTERED the arts of style, color, cuts, hair weaving and full imaging. She proceeded to work with artists like Mary J. Blige and Faith Evans. Buzz around Kiyah Wright spread like wildfire, and her list of distinguished clients expanded with stars such as Tyra Banks, Iman, Brandy, Gabrielle Union, Jennifer Hudson, Kerry Washington, Taraji P. Henson and many more.
With an extensive resume, Kiyah’s innovations have been featured on hit television shows like The Tyra Show, America’s Next Top Model, America’s Got Talent, and BET’s “My Black Is Beautiful”. She has made guest appearances on Style Her Famous, Shear Genius, MTV’s “Hired” and can be found giving hair and beauty tips on AOL “Daily Solutions” webisodes. In addition, Kiyah’s work has been prominently displayed in magazine such as Glamour, Vanity Fair, Elle, Essence, and Vogue. Aside from this rigorous work schedule Kiyah manages to remain loyal to her client base at the highly celebrated Warren-Tricomi Salon in Los Angeles.