Johnny Lavoy is a sought after hair stylists in New York. He is the Artistic Director and founder of Moda-Rey Salon & Spa, the West Hartford, Connecticut business he started over 30 years ago. His work has also become a fixture during NY fashion week, styling hair for designers Michael Kors, Kenneth Cole, Tommy Hilfiger, Dior, Cynthia Steffe, Hugo Boss , Vera Wang, Derek Lam, Do Ri, Tracey Reese, DVF, Oscar De La Renta, Proenza Schouler , Ghost, Milly, Carolina Herrera, Pat Fields, The Blondes , Duckie Brown, Tadashi , Rebecca Taylor ,The Red Dress Event, Custo Barcelona and Swarovski. He was also the Key hair and makeup designer for “One Stop Plus” the first plus size fashion show during New York’s Fashion week and the lead hairstylist on Project Runway seasons 10,11 and 12 .
His work can be seen in the pages of Vanity Fair, Vogue, Bazaar, Vogue Italia, Flare, In Style, Ocean Drive, Glamour, Elle, Seventeen, Modern Salon, People Espanola, American Salon, Zink, Gotham, OK Magazine and Entertainment Weekly among others. Johnny is also a frequent contributor to many publications like Allure, Cosmo, and Lucky providing hair care advice and styling tips.
Johnny’s work has also appeared on the red carpets from the Emmys,Tonys and the Oscars. Other celebrities include Lady GaGa, Rosie Perez, Freida Pinto, Elizabeth Banks, Ariana Grande,Miranda Lambert ,Maren Morris,Little Big Town,Kasey Mustgraves, Elle King, Maddie & Tae ,Caytlin Smith, Cindy Crawford,Kelly Osborne,Jeanni Mia,Lanco, Gloria Estefan, America Ferrera, Gayle King ,Rachel Dratch, Geri Halliwell, Ethan Hawke, Sarah Brightman, Oksana Baiul, Laura Prepon, Olympia Dukakis, Joan VanArk, , All American Rejects, Conner Oberst, Demi Lovato, Minds of State, Little Jackie, We The Kings and Juanes, Pistol Annie’s and Chris Young.