Immersed in the industry at a young age with two stylist parents, Matt honed his skills at the Aveda institute in 1997. Opening Evolution in 2003 with Michael Dahl launched his career to a whole new level. The fusion of art, science, and creativity is the driving force behind Matt Swinney’s ambition and passion for the hair care industry.
In 2013 Matt won a prestigious North American Hair Styling Award. Swinney has been highlighted as a "Beauty Genius" by Elle Magazine and his work is widely featured in popular trade publications.
As one of L’ANZA’s Creative Directors, Matt travels the globe motivating stylists with his inspired cutting and coloring techniques. When Matt is not behind the chair at Evolution he is traveling internationally for symposiums, photo shoots, and runway shows.
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