Excerpt from W Magazine, 2006:

On the Verge

Whether traditional, spiritual or avant-garde, 2006’s rising stars are changing the face of beauty.

Janet St. Paul, Butterfly Studio, New York

This Frederic Fekkai alum insists that Japanese defrizzing treatments are not a cure-all. St. Paul believes it’s more about cut than chemicals. “If you want to straighten, that’s up to you, but the style’s in the shape, not the blow-dry,” she says.