Artists of Hair Legends

Introducing the Artists at Hair Legends

Phillip Mason

Phillip Mason, an internationally respected hair stylist, platform artist, and sought-after leader in the hair industry, is now focusing on the training and creative development of professionals at every level of the salon industry. The former International Artistic Director for Vidal Sassoon, Phillip is known for his technique, attention to detail, originality and straightforward style of teaching. He has worked with industry leaders Vidal Sassoon, Paul Mitchell, Jeanne Braa, Bill Peplow, and Gary Gerard.

Phillip’s sense of style and individuality has brought him accolades from industry leaders. Vidal Sassoon calls Phillip, “a thinking designer whose care, attention and innovative sense of style has made him very special amongst American hairdressers.”
His credits include Vogue, Cosmopolitan, and Elle to name a few.

Bill Peplow says, “I have always been moved by his artistry.” Phillip helped his lifelong friend Paul Mitchell in launching Paul Mitchell Professional Salon Products. Jeanne Braa reflects, “Phillip is a superstar in my book. His past gives him the point of view to be able to influence the future. Paul Mitchell loved him like a brother.”

Phillip presently puts his experience as an accomplished stylist to work in Medford, Oregon, in the area’s premier salon: Hair Legends Ltd.

Jay England

Raised in the Rogue Valley, Jay has been a hairdresser since 1976. After spending a year in Portland, Jay moved back to the valley that is his home. He loves the outdoors, fishing, and bike riding. Hair remains his strongest passion.

Kelly Kilgras

From the Rogue Valley to Vancouver B.C. and back again, Kelly has worked and trained with the best of the best: Toni & Guy, Vidal Sassoon, and has come back to Hair Legends to continue her career in the Rogue Valley. “Hair is my passion.”

Sam Mahoney

Doing hair for 20 plus years Sam has worked on stage as well as in the salon teaching color and cutting techniques. Sam uses his professional knowledge and skill to help his clients find the the style and look that is just right for them.

Dale Gilbey

Twenty-six years behind the chair, the last eight here in the Rogue Valley. Loves multi-dimensional color techniques, and color-correction. Wella International trained and certified. A family man who loves wine tasting and travel.