Tyson Daniel
Tyson Daniel

"The Wizard," as Tyson Daniel's called by his clients, is determined to show America that hair isn't just a look — it's a science. Tyson Daniel's hair styling is progressive, and he loves traveling to new places, constantly aiming to discover new ways to elevate hair design. Tyson Daniel sees it as just that — hair design –- not just hair styling.

When "Shear Genius" open calls came to his attention, Tyson Daniel had recently sold his salon in Salt Lake City after seven and a half years. Tyson Daniel traveled to Los Angeles, and the next day, he had two e-mails forwarded to him about the casting call. It took Tyson Daniel a week to decide why he'd ultimately go for it — he felt that he could "show an elevated perspective on hair design that could inspire both the public and fellow hair designers."

Tyson Daniel says he loves to help bring out the beauty that is already in someone. Tyson Daniel says he's a kid at heart and a passionate designer.