Thank You to everyone who celebrated with us at the 2024 Gala!

It was an incredible evening to honor, celebrate and inspire the beauty industry’s best while supporting the mission and programs of Beauty Changes Lives. 

Beauty Changes Lives announces success of One Day. One Ticket. Campaign at annual Gala

The “One Day One Ticket” campaign, which invited beauty and wellness professionals to contribute the value of one service ticket from their day to support the organization’s mission, has exceeded expectations. Through the collective efforts of passionate individuals from around the country, Beauty Changes Lives has raised over $133,000 and counting.

Beauty Changes Lives announces 2024 Legacy Awardee Mario Tricoci

“We are thrilled to honor Mario Tricoci as our 2024 Legacy Honoree,” said Lynelle Lynch, President of Beauty Changes Lives. “His remarkable journey, from sweeping hair in Italy to revolutionizing the salon experience in North America, is an inspiration to us all. His passion for elevating the beauty profession and empowering future talent exemplifies the spirit of our organization. We look forward to celebrating his remarkable achievements at this year’s gala.”


Sam Villa

Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Sam Villa
and Global Artistic Ambassador for Redken

Elizabeth Faye

Founder and CEO of Hair Love University
Industry Thought Leader, Speaker & Coach


Mario Tricoci

Legacy Honoree

John Paul Mitchell Systems

Generational Family Business Awardee

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