Mario De Felice
An importing and distribution expert, Mario De Felice is responsible for EMSIBETH COSMETICS ITALY’s brand management in Australia. After gaining valuable experience with numerous product and education companies throughout Italy, Mario’s international experience and efficiency are crucial to the growth of CONTACT HAIR SERVICES + EMSIBETH COSMETICS.
Mario’s main aim is to ensure products are always available and to bring the newest and most advanced products to Australia. Mario is available to discuss your individual needs and can be contacted directly via [email protected]
Renato De Felice
Stylistic Director | Head Educator
20+ Years Experience
Renato De Felice grew up in Perth, Australia and honed his craft in Cottesloe before embarking on an international career in 1994. Although based in the Italian region of Abruzzo, Renato’s skills in image design were renowned which led to him travelling regularly to Milan, Venice, Turin, Rome, Berlin, Barcelona and Amsterdam to present his unique collections and hair education to European hairstylists.
During this time he also held exhibitions of his work in Asia and North America. Renato presented numerous times at the Cosmoprof International Hair Expo in Bologna Italy.
The Cutting & Colouring Edge
He is a specialist image maker with a keen interest in introducing new cutting and colouring techniques that help give a stylistic direction and are salon friendly. His experience extends beyond the stage having owned a salon with his brother Mario in the popular tourist destination Vasto on the Adriatic Coast, Italy. Renato has also been involved in product research and development for several companies in Europe.
Since his return to Australia in 2004, Renato has been directing CONTACT HAIR SERVICES educational courses and seminars and has formed the Contact Stylistic Team, which is now heavily involved in education, collection designing and photo shoots.
Domenico De Felice
WA State Manager
All Your Service Needs
Domenico De Felice is the Western Australian Director of Sales for product and services offered by CONTACT HAIR SERVICES. Domenico is very people-focused and provides professional hairdressers and salons a specific point of contact for all their service needs.
Domenico’s feedback from the market is crucial to the growth of EMSIBETH COSMETICS in Australia, and as such he regularly engages with customers to assess their needs and goals in the education and product fields. His aim – to help salons continuously improve and develop their offering, leading to increased return clients and product sales.
CONTACT STYLISTIC TEAM
DIRECTOR: Renato De Felice – For full team details: education
Our stylistic team directed by Renato De Felice design their own annual collections and are responsible for all CONTACT HAIR SERVICES PTY LTD courses, seminars and photo shoots. Please see EDUCATION for more course and team member details.
The CONTACT STYLISTIC TEAM is in constant research and work hard to bring credible stylistic concepts to hairdressers and their salons giving them the opportunity to gift their clients with fresh, alternative yet concrete practical looks. All our team members have trained according to the AWARE METHOD PHILOSOPHY programme designed by Renato De Felice. We are in constant search of new team members who are inspired to deliver education and style.
CONTACT HAIR SERVICES
TWO DECADES OF PASSION FOR HAIR
A driving desire to create innovative and distinctive hair designs supported through high quality product led to the birth of CONTACT HAIR SERVICES PTY LTD (CHS).
The De Felice family established CHS in 2004 following 10 years of success working in the international hair arena throughout Europe. Focused primarily on the Italian market, the family’s work involved salon ownership, international product distribution, product manufacturing, stylistic education and team construction. They also participated and exhibited at the COSMOPROF ITALY INTERNATIONAL EXPO numerous times, supporting various product companies and presenting live seminars and shows.
CHS is the exclusive importer of EMSIBETH COSMETICS ITALY and combine this offering with an advanced education program, concentrating on superior use of the craft and product.
EMSIBETH COSMETICS is a complete professional hair care range made in Italy and the compnay’s mission is to make a distinctive contribution to the improvement and promotion of well being throughout the world.
The primary objective of CHS and EMSIBETH COSMETICS ITALY is to support professional hairdressers and their salons who aim to lift their quality, image and ability by continuously engaging them through inspirational stylistic training. CHS also aims to help the professional hairdressers become more able with their hands, consequently improving the standard of service within their salons. CHS also pays particular attention to the needs and goals of individual salons, recognising that every salon has its own identity, requiring a personalised approach.
CHS MISSION is simple; VISION + EMOTION + EDUCATION