As one of the most talented young hairstylists in Los Angeles, Lee Rittiner revels in the creation of masterful precision haircuts, effortless styling, men’s grooming and the modern up-do. With the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Diane Keaton, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Kristen Wiig, Molly Sims, Chrissy Teigen, Michelle Monahagn, Mila Kunis, Jessica Biel all having sat in his chair, he is no stranger to celebrity.
A good southern boy tried and true, Lee graduated from the prestigious Graham Webb Academy in Washington DC and completed his master training at the Vidal Sassoon academy in Los Angeles where upon graduating, he found his home at Jonathan Antin’s salon. As a member of the television show, “Blow Out”, his notoriety grew which led him to opportunities to work alongside industry leaders such as Serge Normant, Sally Hershberger, Garren, Oribe and many others.
Don’t let Lee’s colorful conversation and tight jeans fool you, Lee’s credentials include major editorial work such as Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition, Vera Wang, bebe campaigns and New York fashion week. He has set looks for NBC & Sony Music artists and has styled hair for every major award show including the Golden Globes, Grammys, Emmy’s, MTV VMA’s, and was awarded best updo of the 2013 Oscars red carpet. Because of his unique blend of artistry and effortless on-air talent, Lee is a knowledgeable industry leader who has been an influencer for many couture brands such as Theorie hair care, John Frieda, Number 4 hair care, and others. As a brand ambassador Lee has been featured on home shopping networks such as ShopNBC, ShopHQ, and QVC and is currently working bi-coastally in Los Angeles, Miami and Washington DC (where he likes to take long walks on the beach, dance until sunrise and hangs out on Sundays in his man cave with his family).