It’s been a while but Hey, Beautiful is back! Today Gia chats with hairstylist, makeup artist and all-around beauty connoisseur Koni Bennett, who splits her time between working with big names in New York City to her clients in Scranton, where she also owns one of the only salons in the area that caters to multiethnic hair: Vanity, A Boutique Salon. They chat about Koni’s grind to break into the industry, working with big names in beauty and making those in her hometown look as good as they feel. Koni also details her favorite products while on the go, the power of karma and why it’s important to follow your passion.

Read Koni’s profile that appeared in the Sunday, May 5, 2019, edition of Life&Times here

Listen and check out all products, places and people mentioned below, as well as where you can find Koni and Vanity, A Boutique Salon on social media.


Vanity, A Boutique Salon

Vanity, A Boutique Salon on Facebook

Vanity, A Boutique Salon on Instagram

Koni on Instagram

La Roche-Posay Effaclar line

NARS Multi-Action Hydrating Toner

StriVectin Tightening Face Serum

Nioxin Hair