A hairstylist is someone who creates or rather styles the hairstyles for a character in the film. He/she cut, dye, style and color the actor or actress's hair for the particular role or even a particular scene in the film. They are skilled at cutting hair, mixing - matching hair color and styling. They may even do the hair and nails of the actor/ actresses if needed. Hairstylists are also known as cosmetologists. They are trained to do makeup and take care of the overall look of an actor’s/ actresses. They are updated about the latest hair styles and trends in the fashion industry. It is tough to style everyone in the same way and a hairstylist or hairdresser gives the actor or actress a fresh look.
Hairstylist's are also known as hairdressers. They are responsible for how the hair style of an actor/actress looks like. It is important for the hairstylist to co-ordinate with the costume designer to get the right look for a character in the film. They are required to style the actors, actresses and even the extras if needed. The hairstylist styles depending on the character's role, behavior. Hairstylist's usually work on films, TV sets and even for modeling shows.