VAGRAM

Vagram Garayan is an expert colorist and hair cutter who is not only extremely talented at applying the perfect hue to his clients but is incredibly passionate about creating cutting edge shapes, inventing new shades and discovering progressive applications to do so.

At the age of 16, he started his career in Moscow when he began styling at the OV Salon, a salon that curated pioneers in hair styling. OV catered to elite clientele and celebrity private clients. The owners of which were judges at worldwide competitions which gave him an edge to be one of the first tastemakers in our industry.

In 1998, Vagram moved to the United States to take his passion to the next level with his dream of owning his very own salon in the heart of famed West Hollywood.

In 1999, he entered into the upper echelon of hair care in the world renowned Beverly Hill starting at J Beverly Hills and then transitioning to The Lush Salon. Many of his long standing clients have attended the biggest awards shows in the country including the Grammy’s and Emmy’s to name a few.

In 2009 he was a major player in the opening of the J Beverly Hills Concept salon in South Pasadena that was built from the ground up. He helped to develop their color line by testing products before they went to market while art directing the marketing with his cutting edge styles and educating staff on how to provide the very best in customer service and hair color design.

After 26 years of learning, growing and manifesting, his dream has blossomed to fruition with the creation of GARAYAN. He looks forward to making every one of his clientele feel their inner beauty by allowing them to truly sparkle on the outside.

MARIANNA

Marianna Garayan grew up in the world of beauty as a young girl in her family owned beauty salon in Ukraine. In 2000, she moved to Athens, Greece where she became an expert in a multitude of specialties including hair, make up and nails and began apprenticing in Athens under her idol, Nikos Zisis, a famous celebrity hairstylist.

In 2003 she continued her professional journey in Athens, where she trained and oversaw a team of beauty experts who catered to high-end clientele and celebrities which garnered her a cult following resulting in her own fame and recognition. Although Athens was a growing hotspot for the world of beauty, she knew she was meant for something even bigger and began dreaming of expanding her horizons.

As faith would have it, she met her future husband Vagram in 2014 and their shared love of family and career growth only blossomed further when learning of their mutual passion for owning their very own high concept salon. They began ideating about their future salon where they would provide top notch services along with the very best in ambiance and client relations.

When she made the voyage to the United States in 2015, the dynamic duo immediately began to develop their unique concept while simultaneously working on music videos, photo shoots and other creative projects. Over the last 2 years they began searching tirelessly for perfect home for their salon and were stunned when discovering THE ROBERTSON PLAZA. The moment they stepped through those doors, they knew instantly that this space would be the perfect match for their concept. The GARAYANS look forward to welcoming their client base to their beautifully decorated and designed salon where they wish to share their joint passion for beauty with each and every one of their current and future clients.