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About Starring

About Starring


Step into the extraordinary world of Starring, a visionary haircare brand co-created by the trailblazing Ted Gibson and esteemed master colorist Jason Backe. Unveiling a realm where innovation meets opulence, Starring is more than a brand—it's an immersive experience designed to redefine your relationship with your hair.


In many cultures today you would be asked to make a wish whenever you see a shooting star. It is said that whatever you wish for will eventually come true. It is considered as a good luck charm. Shooting star symbolism changes with every region. For some people, it is the sign of good beginnings, while others take it as a symbol of ending. Seeing a shooting star means that you will achieve your destiny.



Meet Ted Gibson: The Visionary Hairdresser


At the helm of Starring is Ted Gibson, a transformative force in the haircare industry. Hailing from a background rich in diverse cultures, Ted's journey from Texas to international acclaim has been nothing short of a captivating narrative. Renowned as a fashion, runway, editorial, and celebrity stylist, Ted has left an indelible mark on the industry, shaping iconic looks for celebrities such as Anne Hathaway,  Lupita Nyong’o, Jessica Chastain, and Angelina Jolie.


Ted's recently launched collection, STARRING™, heralds a new era in beauty. Embracing the independent beauty movement, Ted's products have quickly gained cult status and industry recognition, as seen in Vogue, WWD, and People magazines. His influence extends beyond the salon, with regular contributions to "The Today Show" and "Good Morning America," showcasing his expertise to a global audience.


Meet Jason Backe: Master Colorist Extraordinaire


Jason Backe, a luminary in the realm of hair color science and trends. With a client roster boasting names like Idina Menzel, Priyanka Chopra, and Anne Hathaway, Jason's artistry is showcased on the red carpets and pages of leading beauty and fashion publications. His contributions to multi-million dollar ad campaigns and appearances on top-tier shows like “The Today Show” and “Good Morning America” underscore his standing in the industry.


The Essence of Starring: A Symphony of Fragrance and Texture


Embark on a sensory journey with Starring's iconic products, a harmonious blend of fragrance and texture that transcends conventional styling. Immerse yourself in a high-performance fragrance with notes of fig, amber, coriander, vanilla, coconut, and warm woods— a symphony that elevates your styling experience.

Starring is not just a product—it's a promise. A promise to elevate everyone, irrespective of who you are or who you aspire to be. This is the brand that empowers you to be the star of your own show, where confidence is built, and individuality celebrated. Approved by hairdressers and meticulously crafted just for you, Starring invites you to embrace your unique beauty and embark on a thrilling journey of self-expression.


Are you ready to take center stage? With Starring, the answer is an exhilarating yes.

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