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A style in which the hair is cut and arranged.

hair′styl′ing n.
hair′styl′ist n.
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or hair′ styl`ist,

a person who designs and arranges hairstyles.
hair′styl`ing, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hairstylist - someone who cuts or beautifies hairhairstylist - someone who cuts or beautifies hair
barber - a hairdresser who cuts hair and shaves beards as a trade
coiffeur - a man hairdresser
coiffeuse - a woman hairdresser
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
tinter - a hairdresser who tints hair
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hair stylist [ˈhɛərstaɪlɪst] ncoiffeur/euse m/fhair-trigger [ˌhɛərˈtrɪgər] adj [temper] → explosif/ive
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"Working in the same space I cut hair a year ago, and partnering up with my team whom I am blessed to be in friendship with for over 20 years, allows me to embrace my roots as a hairstylist and bring a meaningful service, founded on passion and care to the neighborhood."
One of those people is Ken Paves, hairstylist to the rich and famous, including David and Victoria Beckham, Oprah Winfrey, Eva Longoria, Diana Ross and Julianne Moore.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Apr 22 (ANI): Celebrity hairstylist Jawed Habib, on Monday, joined the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in New Delhi, stating that he had now been promoted to the post of 'chowkidar' of the nation.
She had all the qualities to be an incredibly successful hairstylist. "When Emily came to me and told me she was going to enroll in cosmetology school I was elated as I knew our industry was going to gain an amazing asset.
A Barrhead hairstylist has proved she is cut above the rest after being selected to attend a mentoring scheme for young talent in London.
I also need to have a hairstylist and a make-up artist.'
Pippa Middleton's hairstylist, Gielly Green, recently weighed in on what she thinks Meghan Markle's hairstyle will be on her wedding day.
HAIRSTYLIST are making brisk in Enugu, two days to the Easter celebration, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
The 24-year-old Moroccan hairstylist had just left a nightclub where she had been drinking and clubbing with friends when the 23-year-old Jordanian inspector ordered the taxi carrying them to pull over.
"She was an accomplished hairstylist who ran her own salon, Maureen's Hair Design, on Smithdown Road, from the tender age of 21.
By: Kimi Safadi CAIRO -- 7 September 2017: Over the years, as a professional hairstylist, you acquire some trade secrets that help in the day-to-day salon's operations.
The hairstylist's comments remind me of the term 'Gender Opportunism,' a typical behaviour seen in some individuals who try to target a specific gender to make the most of the situation.