Today, our hair salon remains at the core of our activities at Le Bal des Créateurs.
Its success lies first and foremost upon the richness, versatility and complementarity of the talents forming our team of hairdressers and colorists, carefully selected by Christophe Durand.
Director & Founder - Hairdresser, Make-up Artist
SPEAK ENGLISH, SPANISH
Christophe Durand is a renowned hairdresser and a make-up artist acting in the world of beauty and luxury since almost 35 years.
Large companies such as Bourjois, Tag Heuer, Zenith and Chopard, to name a few, trusted him for their advertising.
People such as Eva Herzigova, Tiger Woods, Maria Sharapova, Gong Li, Jean-Paul Gaultier and Emmanuelle Seigner have passed between his experienced hands.
Hairdresser, Expert Colorist, Barber
Winner of the first prize at the “Métamorphose” hairdressing contest in 2012, he then joined Christophe Durand and assisted him during one year all over Europe.
He regularly collaborates with Montibello and Mode Suisse, and worked for Piaget and Chopard, among others.
Jonathan offers you a variety of exceptional know-how in the field of color and realizes natural colors and wicks like no one else.
Innovative, totally committed to his work, his skills will completely seduce you.
Hairdresser, Expert Plants Colorist
Guillaume is a former collaborator of Camille Albane.
He was part of the « Victoires de la musique Classique » studio team and won the Hairdressing Awards in the Western category in 2010.
Discretion and attention, these are his essential qualities which make him an exceptional hairdresser.
The women’s cuts and the vegetable colorings awake his multiple skills thus describing perfectly the definition of a truly talented hairdresser-artist.
Hairdresser, Plants colorist, Smoothing Specialist
A former employee of Toni & Guy salons, Arthur was trained in one of London’s largest hairdressing schools.
Very appreciated by our male clientele, he excels in the art of beard and degraded cuts.
Undisputed expert in smoothing and skilled advisor about the products available on sale at our salon.
Victorine has been named “Best C.A.P. France” in 2012. Trained in major educational and training centers such as Saco, she worked in collaboration with various magazines.
Passionate about buns and ties, she is an appreciated specialist of bridal events and marriages.
In the coloring field, Victorine perfectly masters the traditional highlights with aluminum and natural nuances and shades.
Hairdresser (Cut Specialist)
Coming to us from England, Hugo has been working in Geneva for more than 8 years.
He was a collaborator of Christophe Durand at the salon « Parallèles », and worked then for many years at Toni & Guy.
He joined the team of Le Bal des Créateurs as expert in technical cuts. Each of his haircuts (man or woman) will naturally take place without styling or maintenance. An intuitive visagist, he smoothly and adequately adapts his technique to your image.
Color technician, Sylviane has started at « Dessange » Dijon, continuing with intensive four-years professional courses and obtained her technical diplomas with specialization in color skills.
Shed id regular training internships at « L’Oréal » and « Dessange » in Paris. Once graduated, she worked for 16 years at « Dessange », learning by heart, improving and acquiring all facets of coloring. At the same time she followed training courses at a hairdressing school.
Since four years in Geneva, at Mod’s Hair first and now at Le Bal des Créateurs, Sylviane practices her profession in the most natural way possible, while sublimating your color and remaining at your disposal.
Morgane is attentive and committed, elected best apprentice of Savoie and Haute Savoie.
She perfected herself in France and, in her search for improvement, applies amazing highlights in collaboration with Redken artists.
Passionate about her job, listening to all your desires for beauty, attentive to your well-being in all aspects of her profession she will try her best to offer you the closest result to your wishes.
Inspired by her travels, she likes to take the time to observe and discover.
Hairdresser, Colorist, Make-up Artist
Our gem, Sherif, is a graduate in fashion design and the winner of the Rotary clubs award.
Motivated by his passion to beautify women, he obtained his CAP in 2001. During his training with Dessange he pursues as a hairdresser-colorist in the largest salons in Lyon, such as Marc Tavoukdjian and Roland prestige.
Self-taught make-up artist, assisted by a make-up artist from MAC, he came to Geneva in 2012 with a desire for renewal and a search for both: alternative and dynamic places.
With Benoît Peschel, artistic director of Toni & Guy Paris and Ibrahim Erol trainer of the T & G Paris team, he is trained in new techniques and current trends.
Today, speaking English and being attentive to the desires of women, he specializes in weddings and events, allowing him to become a wise and complete professional, recognized as much at the level of the council, inspiration or technical skills, he will be able to accompany you with refinement and delicacy.
Sophie Lou BRAIZAT
Colorist (Highlights Specialist), Hair Stylist
Holder of a CAP, followed by a professional certificate, both obtained in Marseille (Attoyan School, Sergio Bossi and Christian Monnet), expert in blond tones and color corrections, she has acquired a solid experience with talents such as Roger Clarasso in Cannes (Partners Hairdressing), Ibrahim Ero and Benoit Peschel (Tony & Guy Paris / Geneva) before arriving at our salon, wishing to work with Christophe Durand, bringing all her professionalism and her “panache” Rock attitude style.
Passionate about chemistry and closely following any new technology coming out about transformation of colors, loving the difficulties encountered with blond shades or smoothing on blond hair, her wise eye, her meticulous technique and her wide hair-knowledge will take you into her universe all made of subtle and complex reflections. She will enthusiastically listen to you and you will discover a whole new enchanted world of magical blondes.
Apprentice Hairdresser (2nd year)
José Ignacio de la VEGA
Apprentice Hairdresser (1st year)
Braid expert, Colorist
After graduating as hairdresser in 2015, Laura decided to move to Canada for several years. There she works for a recognized salon and specializes in hair color and balayage techniques by attending several trainings with internationally famous Aveda Academy.
Meticulous, patient and enthusiastic, Laura is passionate about working with braids, updos, ponytails. She also participates in several photo shoots as well as the famous Fashion Week parades in Montreal in August 2019.
She join the Bal des Créateurs team in 2019, to our delight, as a colorist and braid expert.
Mila Rachidia Benothmane
Hairdresser (Cut Specialist)
Expert Barber, "Men Only" Corner Manager
Best Apprentice of France (MAF) in 2010, double gold medalist and 1st Prize in the Espoir Coiffure competition in Toulouse, holder of the Capitole Trophy, Guillaume has found his vocation!
Mixed hairstylist trained as a stylist and visagist, he chose to specialize in the world of Old School men’s hairstyle.
He joined forces with a Toulouse Barbershop with an Underground culture and then decided to join Le Bal des Créateurs in 2020 as a Men’s Hairdresser and Expert Barber.
A team specialized in all types of hairstyles (buns, ties, braids…), from the simplest hairstyle to the most sophisticated one, at the service of the bride and her bridesmaids, either at the salon or at the wedding location, we will accompany the marriage. If needed, a small dressing room in our salon is also available to dress up before the ceremony.
Trainings & Internships
Le Bal des Créateurs regularly organizes internships and trainings for hairdressers, as well as specialized trainings for the clients.
Partner brands are MARCAPAR, REDKEN, AMERICAN CREW, TANGLE TEASER, MYRIAM K, GREAT LENGTHS EXTENSIONS, CHRISTOPHE ROBIN, ORIBE, R+CO, DAYNA, KEVIN MURPHY, among others…
Le Bal des Créateurs also offers a wide range of 100% vegetable treatments for your hair and scalp: plants based-on formulas, to be used at home or at the salon.