Misha Belfer is named International Creative Director for GK Hair. – January 2014.
Misha Belfer, Owner
Owner Mikhail Belfer is originally from Moscow. Known as Misha, he came to the United States to compete as a ballroom dancer. While living in San Francisco, he earned the title of U.S. World Representative (2000) and U.S. National Youth Ballroom Champion (2001).
Belfer was the first graduate of the Academy of Cosmetology Arts apprecnticeship program in Denver and then moved to New York City where he worked as a stylist in a bridal salon and perfected his dancing.
Belfer, an expert in women's hair styling and bridal/wedding up-dos, honed his talents in Europe and the United States, styling hair for many international dance competitions.
He is intent upon listening to his clients. "Communication is key," says Belfer. "My interest is in giving them what they want and giving each client 100 percent of my attention, spending time with them. At the end of the day, I want my clients to be happy, to be excited about their hair, and to feel beautiful."
Belfer is an International Platform Artist and Educator for GK Hair. His clients include some of the city's most prominent women and men.
Babette LeGaspe Cousineau is a graduate of Xenon International and has worked with recognized names in the industry like Charlie Price before joining to Salon Misha. She's a specialist in extensions to thicken and lengthen hair and to add exotic color. She's also an expert in straighteners and wedding and special occasion hair styling. She is the stylist for “American Bride” TV show airing on Comcast starring Nancy Fitzgerald. A Colorado native, Babette and her husband Victory have a precious son, Espen.
Apprentice Yvette LeGaspe is a graduate of the Academy of Cosmetology Arts (Misha Belfer was the very first graduate of the same training academy). Besides being a creative at heart, Yvette is regarded as the bright spot in the salon, giving everyone a reason to smile. She's a graduate of TJ High School and grew up in southeast Denver. As the Brazilian Keratin blowout specialist at Salon Misha, Yvette has found her niche making clients look amazing and feel exceptionally good about the experience.
Luscious hand and nail treatments are Annie Brenman-West's specialty. Regular clients insist that it's Brenman-West's expertise that keeps their nails looking healthy and their hands and feet soft and supple. If you've got a special event planned, schedule today with Brenman for a professional make-up application. You'll never look better.