A Los Angeles native, Rigo Ortiz' passion for styling began at an early age. His expertise in hair color dimension, cutting for both women and men, stylish blowouts and updo’s has taken his talent to a high level of professionalism. His approach to design is classic, unique, and modern. Rigo is an expert at creating looks that are effortless and realistic for each individual.


Rigo began his career apprenticing with celebrity stylists Luke and Rona O’Connor in their elegant salon, Lukaro Salon in Beverly Hills. Studying closely with them allowed Rigo to further develop his skills and refine his craft. Eager to continue his education and hone his technical expertise, he plunged himself into courses at Vidal Sassoon Academy, Goldwell, Redken, L’Oreal Professional, and Sebastian International.

Shortly after, Rigo was asked to join the team that would launch the debut of I.C.O.N. products, becoming a lead platform artist, he travels globally working on ad campaigns, designing collections, and continues to style for the Golden Globes, Emmy’s and Fashion Week in New York and Los Angeles. Now based at the Chaz Dean Studio in Hollywood, CA, Rigo continues to impress current and new clients with his skills, and is the stylist Chaz Dean trusts to cut his hair.