XXOO Founder: Taylor Smith
Graduated in 2013 from Paul Mitchell which she credits for her drive in business as well as building an already existing passion for styling and makeup. Taylor founded XXOO Studio in 2018 and has since grown the brand into not only a salon studio specializing in blondes and dimensional colors but also XXOO Studio Weddings which is featured on The Knot as 2019 Best of Weddings for Beauty in the state of Texas.
Taylor is also in a partnered sponsorship with Ben Hudgins and Novak Hair Studios as official Glam Expert for Miss USA systems' Miss Dallas, Mrs. TX, and Mrs. OK for pageant hairstyling. She is also a Nationally published Modern Salon Session Artist with Modern Salon Magazine with her "Braided Crown Updo" and The Knot with XXOO Studio Weddings.