The Biography of a Beautifiër
Mika van Leeuwen, born and raised in the high north of Holland, has already been passionate about beauty from the age of fifteen. He started working in the smallest salon of Groningen, Within 3 years he worked in Groningen’s largest and most successful salon. In 2009, Mika decided it was time to move to Amsterdam and settle under the wings of Rob Peetoom, the hairguru of the Netherlands. Within this company, Mika has developed into a Color Specialist, Hairstylist and Visagist.
In 2011 it was time to gain more experiences and Mika started working as a freelance beautifier. From that day on Mika has developed his passion en technique even more by learning from Jaques Dessange in Paris and stepping out of his comfort zone, project after project. In 2017 Mika left the Peetoom company to be part of a new experience, boutique salon ‘Het Haartheater’ based in the south of Amsterdam. Mika will combine his freelance projects with working in this salon.
Now Mika gets booked as an expert for all kinds of projects and we see Mika a lot on screen these days. With projects like TV shows, online shows and a huge celebrity clientele we are exited about what’s coming next!
However, it’s his ultimate dream is to build the brand and start a salon in Amsterdam. Currently, a business plan is being made to make this dream come true.
With Mika’s ambitious mind we are very curious what his next step will be. You can follow his journey on this website or subscribe to the newsletter.
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