Lauren Pruitt, Owner of ELEMENT Beauty & Co.
Location: Lubbock, TX
How did you get started in the Hair industry?
I wanted to build my own business and have a skill where I could move or travel anywhere- and by promoting myself I could create business.
What are your 3 must-have hair products?
Kenra Blow Dry Spray & IGK dry charcoal shampoo
If you could have dinner with one person living or deceased, whom would it be?
Daniel Radcliffe ( I’m a huge Harry Potter nerd)
What’s your current favorite hair trend?
Face frame layers and big bouncy curls
If you could style one celebrity’s hair, who would it be?
Describe a typical day-in-your life?
Wake up happy, workout, play with the pups, go to work and help others feel gorgeous. I also spend my days training stylist at my salon.
What’s the one habit everyone can do to get better/healthier hair?
Blow. Dry. Your. Hair. Stop sleeping on it wet- and invest in a good blow dryer and products
Do you have an inspiring female role models or mentors?
My business partner- Thanh. She’s such a hard worker. Her drive and passion keeps me motivated daily.
Do you have any tips for artists starting out in the industry?
Be coachable. Always analyze your work and see how you can improve.
What do you do to feel more inspired?
Besides taking a vacay here and there- looking at hair trends. Looking up what’s trending and growing with the help of social media.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
You can’t pour from and empty cup- take care of yourself first. Especially in our industry.
What’s been your proudest moment in the industry?
Opening my current salon with my business partner. It’s everything I’ve ever dreamed of.
What would be your career path in another life?
Med device sales
What is your favorite Bombshell Extensions Co product?
Hand Tied hair extensions
~~ FUN FACTS ~~
Fave binge watch:
Married At First Sight
Exploring the city (Dallas)
Brown sugar oat milk espresso
Next bucket list destination:
__________ FOLLOW LAUREN __________