Bright Future: Alumni Troy Petet’s Career with TONI&GUY

Alumni Troy Petet is a natural at what he does, from hair color to makeup and education; he is a well-rounded cosmetologist with tons of knowledge to share. Petet began his journey with TONI&GUY eight years ago, when he attended the TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy in Carrollton, Texas. Now you can find him at the TONI&GUY Hillcrest Crossing location, where he specializes in color.

Why He Went to TONI&GUY Hairdressing Academy

When it came to finding the right education, Troy knew he could find it at TONI&GUY. While in school, he found a home that would provide him with the skills to exceed the expectations of being a talented hairdresser. “They actually taught us how to do hair, not just how to pass the state board exam,” said Petet.

As a trained technical colorist, Petet has experience in all the following:

  • Color gloss
  • Tints
  • Lighteners
  • Ombré
  • Highlights
  • Tint with highlights
  • Balayage
  • Relaxers
  • Perms
  • Corrective color

The Makeup Artist

Not only does Petet create fantastic hair, he also has a talent for makeup, As a makeup artist, he finds joy in creating new looks that compliment any hair or fashion. “The transformative power of makeup is unbelievable. It can be a great confidence boost for someone,” he says.

His Role In Art Team

He also belongs to the TONI&GUY Advanced Education team as an educator and a member of the Artistic Team, which is made up of stylists, colorists and makeup artists who continuously contribute their time and talents to create valued education through advanced courses. These team members push the creative line by helping with education collections, editorial shoots and fashion shows.

The Goal

Petet’s goal is to constantly learn new techniques to stay on top of the latest trends. In the next five to ten years, he sees himself continuing to grow within the education space at TONI&GUY. His enjoys continually learning something new on order to become the best he can be—his energy is contagious. To learn how you can stay on trend like Troy Petet, check out the Advanced courses on our website.