Frédéric Fekkai appoints esteemed stylist Philippe Barr as the new Creative Director of his Palm Beach Team. Philippe joined Fekkai in the 1990s and after spending half of his career with the celebrity stylist, has become an irreplaceable member of Fekkai’s core team. For almost three decades, Philippe Barr has been a trusted stylist for the sophisticated and stylish women of London, Paris and New York. Originally hailing from Paris, Philippe traveled extensively throughout his schooling and early career. He spent much of his early career in Paris and London doing editorial styling before settling in New York City.
In the 1990s Philippe was invited to join Fekkai’s New York team where he honed his skills styling prestigious Manhattan clientele. By the end of the decade he joined the Fekkai team permanently at the Bergdorf Goodman salon. Philippe also spent time as a stylist at the Greenwich, CT and Fifth Avenue salons.
Philippe is a firm believer in Frédéric’s theory of a personalized approach to each client in order to create total beauty. His customized methods are an extension of his personal mantra that with every client there is the opportunity to make her love her hair more than she ever has before.
Philippe now resides in Palm Beach and has fallen in love with the energy of his new home. When he is not sharing his hair expertise with his Palm Beach clients, he enjoys riding his motorcycle and spending time with his son.