Michelle Covington attended Mitchell’s Academy in Raleigh, North Carolina and completed Advanced Training with Toni&Guy Academy in Southern California. With extensive cut and color training through Goldwell and L’oreal Academies, Michelle has been in the hair industry for 22 years.  This ultimately led Michelle to pursue a career in the world of hair. After working as a stylist in Charlotte, North Carolina for 5 years, Michelle opened her own studio space called Forbici which she owned and operated before moving to Los Angeles.

As part of the core group of the luxelab team, Michelle has been with the company since 2003 when it opened it’s doors at it’s flagship location on Montana Avenue and is a source of motivation and inspiration for the newer team members.

Currently a Master Stylist at luxelab, Michelle is expertly skilled in both cut and color. She has a solid following of blondes who want healthy natural color. Michelle loves to incorporate both foil work and hand painted balayage techniques to achieve the perfect California blonde. Inspired by fashion and beautiful design as well as people, Michelle is quiet and caring and loves working with clients to create beautiful and easy looks.