Israel Garcia

Hair Stylist

Israel Garcia hails from Walpole Island (Bkejwanong) First Nation. With Ojibway and Mexican roots, and over 17 years in the hair industry. Drawing from his art background and two-spirit identity for strength and inspiration Israel has been able to carve out a niche for himself in the fashion community. A deep rooted foundation in traditional hair dressing, along with furthering education are cited as a driving force in the artists career. Creativity and self-expression through hair styling has been a life long fascination for Israel. Paired along side his sister, they have been able to bring to the forefront a entirely indigenous view on beauty, and representation to the table.