​"The ​name​ Elgin ​Charles,​ ​is​ a​ force​​ ​to​ ​be ​​reckoned​ with.​ ​​Known​ ​to ​the​​ world​​ as​ ​The​ ​Emperor ​of​ Hair,​ Charles​ ​has masterfully​ ​maintained ​​a career spanning​ ​over​ ​25 years​ ​in​ ​the beauty​ ​and​ ​entertainment​ ​industry.

After​ launching​ his​ highly ​​acclaimed​ ​salon​ in​ ​​Beverly​ ​Hills,​ Charles​ ​rose​ ​to​ ​stardom ​with​ ​his​ ​innovative​ ​techniques ​for​ ​​making ​clients​ ​look​ ​​and ​feel​ beautiful ​​with​ ​eye-catching​​ and​ ​edgy ​​looks. Though he’s appeared on The Wendy Williams Show, The Talk and on the docu-series​ Beverly ​​Hills​ Fabulous​, ​Charles​ ​has made​ ​a​ ​name​ ​for​ ​himself ​​through ​hard​ ​work​ ​and​ perseverance.​"

                                          - Sheen Magazine

Explore highlights from the Elgin Charles trajectory using the timeline below.