Category Archives: Behind the Chair

Recent Posts

Unplug & Recharge

  Another shot from Anh’s birthday hike in Malibu! When he’s not traveling, he loves being able to unplug and recharge in nature as a way to balance his energy and feel more present. 

Malibu Hike

  This was taken on Anh’s birthday this past May on a hike in Malibu! He took the salon and education team along to celebrate on one of his favorite hikes in the Los Angeles area. 

Celebrate Mother’s Day

  “Happy Mother’s Day! Thank you mom for making me the man I am today. You were one of the most incredible humans. Not a single day passes by that I don’t think about you. You always told me to never forget to be myself! I love and miss you so much #happymothersday” – Anh …

Kyoto, Japan

  Another snapshot from Anh’s recent trip to Kyoto, Japan shows his keen eye in spotting nature’s beauty in the every day. Immersing himself in nature is one of his favorite ways to recharge and reconnect to himself and the earth from long work days and non-stop travel — and Kyoto was definitely one of …

Anh’s Inspiration

  “Go for someone who is not only proud to have you, but will take every risk just to keep you.” An inspirational quote Anh shared to remind and inspire everyone of the type of love to welcome into your life — someone who values you to the core and isn’t ashamed to show it!

Client Connection

  Anh loves the ability to connect with clients, fans and friends through his Instagram as a platform for showcasing his personality, style and sense of humor. Shots like this one at his home turf, Ramirez Tran Salon in Los Angeles, California, allow him to directly communicate with everyone as a break from his regular …

Starfield Library

  Another snapshot from Anh’s travel diaries in Seoul, South Korea from his visit to the Starfield Library! His keen eye for spotting art everywhere serves as an inspiration to not only his craft as a stylist, but in maintaining his daily creativity and appreciation for beauty in the mundane.

The Art of Hairdressing

“Hairdressing is an art. A know-how that could never be replaced by machines. To perform this art, we will always be needing the hands and gestures of the artist: The Hairdresser.” An incredibly motivational quote by Eugene Schueller, the founder of L’oreal, he was the first person to create hair color in 1907 and shortly …

Anh Co Tran & Allison McNamara

A long time friend of Anh’s, Allison McNamara works for Mane Addicts and has her own beauty line @themarabeauty. The two were able to connect and spend time together in Paris this past March at L’Oreal’s Anniversary event — which McNamara was covering through the lens of Mane Addicts.

2009-2019

With the start of 2019, I thought back to 10 years ago, in 2009, when the photo on the left was taken. Looking at this photo made me realize how important it is to remember where I came from and to acknowledge how much growth and wisdom has come in the past decade! It also …