Joy Williams is the owner of JW Studios, premiere multi-cultural salon, located in Northwest Houston and is an Executive Master Level Educator and Master/Platform Artist for CHI/Farouk Systems. She travels around the country teaching other cosmetologists and educating them about the brand. Most recently she has been a lead hair artist for CHI at the Miss USA Pageant 2019 and Miss Universe. She was the stylist behind the winning look for Miss USA 2019 and worked with Miss Teen USA 2019 after her win. Joy has the versatility to work with all hair types and textures and is a Texture and Color Specialist. An expert in the field of hair extensions, she is a certified Hair Extension Technician and works with hair extensions, wigs, and hair pieces. Joy is also Certified Trichologist and frequently works with clients experiencing severe hair trauma such as alopecia and chemo-therapy.
Her true calling was realized while studying Government/Pre-Law at The University of Texas at Austin. Consequently, she attended and excelled at Paul Mitchell the School in 2008. She then started her full time career in the beauty industry working backstage at pageants, fitness competition and fashion shows. Joy also has worked backstage at New York Fashion Week. She and her team provide hair and makeup services for film and television production, runway shows, editorial and commercial shoots, local and destination weddings and much more. Joy has received numerous awards and honors including a Certificate of Congressional Recognition for Health and Beauty by Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee and is a 2014 award recipient of the Top 40 under 40- Houston's Next Generation of Leaders.
Metera Latin (MiMi) of Mesmerize Hair Studio (Located inside JW Studios)
is a true veteran in the beauty industry! Her more than 20 years of experience in hair makes her a Dedicated, Talented and Loyal Hair Stylist / Salon Owner. In her words" I love my profession. I take pleasure in taking care of our clients and I love the combination of art and experience. I been in the industry for 2 decades and look forward to many more."
MiMi Specializes men's and women's haircut, styling, hair extensions and natural hair care. She has been featured in Trendz Hair Style Magazine vol.2-2, and has participate in various Hair Shows across the country. MiMi continuously elevates her craft through attending professional training and workshops and is taking continual educational courses in the field.