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Biography

Juan Bautista Cucarella has been a hair dresser, make-up artist and stylist for the last twenty years.

Always faithful to his fresh and elegant style, he is able to satisfy expectations while surprising clients, by creating images which are coherent with the personality of each client.

He works with high-level personalities such as Pedro Almodóvar, Rossy de Palma, Marta Sánchez, Alaska and Mario Vaquerizo or Penélope Cruz on a daily basis, helping them to maintain their flawless appearance both in their public and private lives.

His work in films, fashion, TV and advertising are countless after so many years and he feels like a fish in water, with overflowing creativity.

Eight years ago this disciplined and hardworking man from Córdoba opened his own salon and image consulting studio in the center of Madrid. Day after day his work gains him notoriety based on his perfect haircuts, vibrant personalized color treatments, impeccable make-up and a large dose of tenacity and good humor. His salon is a calm and exclusive space with a fixed clientele, which assures clients that they will be putting themselves in the hands of Juan Bautista and no one else.

As a multi-talented person, Juan Bautista combines his work as a stylist with his work as an actor, singer and performer. Among his many appearances in films, Juan Bautista recently appeared in Pedro Almodovar’s “Los abrazos rotos”. Along with Dani Panullo, he founded the theater-dance company “Vaudeville Lola”, which would later become “The House of Theatre”.

Highlighted Work:

  • Make-up and hair styling for the album covers and videos of Marta Sánchez, Ana Torroja, Fangoria, Miguel Bosé, Nancys Rubias, Niña Pastori, Luz Casal, Rosario, Ketama, Lolita and Merche, among others.
  • Collaborations with the most prestigious national fashion publications, such as Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, Telva, Harper´s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, InStyle and Vanidad, to name a few.
  • Spanish unit of hair styling and make-up for “The Kingdon of Heaven”, by Ridley Scott.
  • TV advertising campaigns: Audi, Jazztel, Nintendo, Ariel, Magnum ice-cream, among others.
  • Advertising campaign for the Cartier bracelet for charity, with the photographer Brian Hallett.
  • Make-up and hair styling for film, editorial and televised press with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Kristianna Loken (Terminator 3), Dennis Quaid (The Savior), Salma Hayek (La Gran Vida), Candela Peña and Micaela Nevárez (Princesas), Victoria Abril (Tirant lo Blanch), Paz Vega, Laia Marull, Marisa Paredes, Loles León, Bibiana Fernández, Carmen Maura, Dña. Pilar de Borbón, Simoneta Gómez Acebo, Mar Flores, Mar Saura, Naty Abascal, Rocío Durcal, Rocío Jurado, Mónica Naranjo, Raphael, Soraya, Silvia Abascal and Elena Anaya, among others.

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