James Catalano is a London based session stylist with over seven years experience in styling Afro and European hair in the salon and studio.

In this time he has had the opportunity of working with a number of music, film, and television personalities, including: Ameriie, James BluntCharlotte Church, Fifth Harmony, Genevieve Nnaji, DJ CuppyBrianne Howey, Sonna Relé, Yvonne Nelson, Ms. Banks, and Made in Chelsea‘s Louise Thompson.

He has worked as a hairstylist on ITV’s X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent, and done product demonstration and educations at trade shows such as Salon International, This Morning Live and Afro Hair and Beauty Live for:


and has done styling and men’s grooming on commercial campaigns for:


James has worked on fashion shows such as London Fashion Week presentations, the GT Bank Fashion Weekend in Nigeria, and has been on the Africa Fashion Week London hair team for the past few years. Some of the fashion labels he has styled hair for include:


His body of editorial and beauty work has also been published internationally, with magazines: HungerPhoenix, Black Hair, VoltSolsticeBlack Beauty, Clam, HufJute, Pride, EllementsPigeons and Peacocks, Disorder, Hedonist, La Vida, Blanck, and Creme de la Bride.