Giancarlo Baldestein is a Hair Stylist with over 30 years of experience. At the age of 16 he made his debut at COSMOPROF with his first haircut being in front of an audience of about 2500 people. He followed on to became the Artistic Director of a well-known "OK CENTER" in Rome, led by Pino Chirico, who was the ex-hairstyling world champion of 1970, and Stefano Joannucci.
In London he frequently collaborated with the most important British Hair Stylists, perfecting his style.
He opened his first salon in 1981 in Rome, joining the MATRIX American artistic team, together with Vivienne McKinder, collaborating with them on exclusive photographic services, collections and shows.
In 1996 he opened a new salon in the heart of Rome with 20 other partners. This marked a new beginning with LOOK MAKER working with famous people from show business, cinema and music, not forgetting the various collaborations with L'OREAL, REDKEN, SHU UEMURA and MATRIX.
He has worked for many years with national and international stars such as Renato Zero, Syria, Mariella Nava and Pino Daniele. He has collaborated with numerous major television productions, from Series such as “Incantesimo" to TV programs such as "Scommettiamo che?" and "Tutti gli Zeri del mondo”, to the most important international fashion shows.
He was the Expert of Hair Styling for many of the episodes of the famous Italian Sky program "10 Years Younger in 10 Days" by Natasha Stefanenko.
From 2000 to 2010 he participated at the Festival of Sanremo, creating the look of various Italian and international artists; in 2011 he also participated in the Moscow Kremlin Festival, also with international artists.
For many years he has been holding Hair Styling seminars in the most important major national and international academies.
His story continues with a newly opened 350 sq meters salon in Via Veneto, which includes a SPA, making him the protagonist of a new multimedia interactive project - the “SALON EMOTION“.