Founder & Instructor
Chris Venesky’s journey starts with always trying to better himself by continually learning and partnering up with professionals in our industry that can give him an opportunity to grow. Chris has experienced all areas of cosmetology through assisting his mentors, travelling across the country teaching techniques, building his own clientele in a salon, as well as owning his own salon. Having the chance to be a part of all aspects of our industry, Chris has been able to relate to each individual on all levels, therefore giving greater opportunity to help them reach their maximum potential.
His passion will never go away, for each day is a blessing to walk the walk with other hairstylists. His mission goes beyond just providing quality education to individuals interested in the cosmetology industry; it includes helping others to continue to grow and motivate, and be determined to always want to achieve more.
By the constant sharing of new techniques in coloring and cutting, he will equip each student with the confidence to build deeper relationships and more loyal clientele as they journey through their career.
- Mentor & Teacher of Scruples Hair Care, Keratin Complex, Keune Schwarzkopf, Hot Heads Extensions & Hairwear, J Beverly Hills, Unite, Surface Hair, Goldwell Professional, KMS California, Balimain Hair Extensions, Alterna Hair Care, Sexy Hair Concepts.
- Member of the Board of Cosmetology (re-writing the current exam)
- Fall/Winter 2015 New York Fashion Week Nolcha 2015
KRYSTAL H MAGER
Stylist & Instructor
Krystal Hill Mager was Born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina and graduated from Paul Mitchell the School Charleston where her natural talents and abilities were quickly discovered. Krystal has so much passion and appreciation for the industry and loves the fact that she gets to switch up her tasks throughout the week between the salon and school, allowing everyday to be a different beauty adventure. Krystal has worked backstage doing model prep for Scruples at the Orlando hair show and attended two training classes with the Scruples Academy in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is always looking for the new and upcoming trends in the industry, allowing her to give her clients and students the best service and experience.
Platform Stylist & Instructor
Jennifer Graffeo was born and raised right here in the lowcountry. She has been in the cosmetology industry for more than 10 years, having all types of experience that includes: being a stylist first and foremost, previously owning a salon, being an educator as well as a licensed instructor and becoming a national platform artist.
She takes pride in her elite education, communication, and service skills, empowering stylists as well as her clients. Jennifer’s resourceful business and managerial skills provide ongoing requests from leading artists in the industry to organize, plan, and execute their stage events at some of the largest hair shows around the country. She loves every aspect of her career and with every experience looks to share it with anyone who will listen, in the hope to pave an easier and more profitable journey for them.
As an instructor and program developer, she can testify to the outstanding structure of Vski Cosmetology’s preempted program that will set students up for a lifetime of success in this very well rounded industry. Having worked alongside this solid team of instructors, she is very grateful and excited to be part of this promising program.
- Mentor & Teacher of Scruples Hair Care, Keratin Complex, Keune, Hot Heads Extensions & Hairwear, J Beverly Hills, Unite, and Surface Hair.
Stylist & Instructor
Alexis Venesky is a Charleston native and graduated from VskiCosmetology School. She is a very personable person and loves creating relationships with her clients and now a very large roll in the school! Alexis loves all aspects of this industry but her favorite thing is helping clients and students find their confidence from within!
Stylist & Instructor