Dawn Ferguson a Licensed Cosmetologist since 1991. She has dedicated her career to perfecting global style trends. She has mastered the Art and Science of Color, Cuts, Extensions and now Make Up. Her talents and skills have been a catalyst in propelling her to International status: Paris, Cannes, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and the Bahamas.
Owner of “Turning Heads Exclusive Salons” located in Coconut Grove and the Caribbean. Another contributor to her unparralled success is her role as a highly touted instructor for various companies such as Lindsey Hopkins Technical Center, Tournament of Champions, Alonzo Mourning Family Foundation, Children’s Home Society and McBride Resource Laboratories; which includes traveling across the globe conducting seminars to inspiring professionals and youths.
Dawn’s artistic expressions have been showcased by creating the most complimentary looks in areas of hair care, hair styling, and make-up designed to highlight each client’s unique personality or produce a requested image. Dawn’s philosophy is simple, “KEEP IT UNIQUE.” The “W” was removed and replaced with a “U”. It’s a constant reminder of where the focus should be ”U” the uniqueness of the client!
In 2006 after lengthy research Daun created her own makeup line www.dauncosmetics.com. In addition to her duties as the creator and chief make-up artist of Daun Cosmetics, she is a certified Cosmetology Instructor. Daun Cosmetics offers make-up workshops for the everyday women, the aspiring artist, and Salon owner. Her meticulous attention for detail produces a flawless image and countless satisfied clients. “The Art of Makeup” for the Artist and “Creating the Perfect Face” for the everyday women. “Got Make?” for the salon owner.
Daun has been entrusted with the tresses and faces of Reality Show “Keeping up with the Kardashians” Kim Kardashian, R&B Artist Lauren Hill, Judge Maybelline Ephraim, Rev. Dr. Shirley Cesar, Actress Lisa Raye, and Bernadette Stanis just to name a few. Other notable accolades include; lead hair and make-up artist for the “First Lady Summit” event at the White House in Washington D.C., Dr. Bobby Jones International Gospel Retreat and the BET Network – SOS – Haitian Relief Telethon. Daun was also a Fantasy Showcase Event for the Hair WARS event in 1994-2004, Golden Scissors in Washington D.C and recently won Beauty Schools of America Lifetime Achievement in Nassau Bahamas. She was also featured on NBC- TV, “Good Morning South Florida”.
“For the Love of You, Inc.” was founded and birthed from the heart and compassion of Dawn Ferguson. The South Florida based non-profit organization is comprised of barbers and stylist who provide free hair care education and services for disadvantage youth within the foster care system. Her vision has expanded to Windsor Girls Home in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Where she annually donates hair, beauty, and feminine products.
Innovator, Community Oriented, Entrepreneur, A Woman on the Move….DAUN FERGUSON