ao salon family
Owner & Stylist
Born in Pinar del Rio, Cuba. Arturo Orta’s passion for beauty was very evident at a very young age. At the tender age of 10 Arturo began helping his grandmother at her in-house salon. By the time Arturo turned fifteen his talents had impressively grown and he was offered a job at one of Cuba’s most prestigious television networks where he later took the role of hair stylist and make artistry instructor. Arturo arrived in Miami, FL on May 5th 2005 where he was determined to keep his promise to his “Abu” to one day opening his very own Hair Salon. He worked many different jobs once in Miami and landed a job with a very acknowledged makeup brands where he excelled and reached managerial positions within a short period of time, all while attending Cosmetology school. Arturo did all these things in efforts to move his family to close to him. He decided to take a chance and branch out on his own, making his dream come true. Arturo Orta Beauty Salon opened its doors in February of 2013. Within 2 years in business Arturo was able to make his dream come true. He decided to reach women at a more personal level and decided he would launch his signature line of hair care products in March 2015, called AO.