Industry Cosmetics was founded by Corey A. Williams a second generation celebrity hair stylist, barber and licensed professional for more than 23 years. Early in his career Corey trained under renowned hair stylist Elgin Charles of Elgin Charles Beverly Hills salon. His work on the movie Friday would open the door for countless opportunities in the film industry including video shoots, magazine spreads, runway shows and more. He has styled Ice cube, Floyd Mayweather, Jenny Mcarthy, Angie Evahart, Brandy, Nikki Ziering, Traci Bingham, Eric Dickerson (TNT), Kenny (the jet) Smith, Tim Toni of Tony Toni Tone, Anthony Hamilton, Ray J, Mike Epps, Lennox Lewis, Katt Williams and Phillip Bailey of Earth Wind and Fire to name a few. He has worked on Extreme Make-Over, So You Think You Can Dance, Access Hollywood (holiday hairstyles) and Barbershop (the series) established his status as an industry expert.
Corey later worked at 50 North Salon & Spa of Beverly Hills, the very first Paul Mitchell signature salon in Beverly Hills, an assemblage of the industry’s best hair stylists, estheticians and barbers of the time. In 2006 he opened his own hair salon Industry Hair Studios, a boutique salon of private rooms in Valencia, California. It was here that Corey began to educate and unite all of his professional expertise into creating Industry Cosmetics My Skin & Co., a complete product line, for both men and women, dedicated to eradicating skin problems caused by shaving, waxing, tweezing and other forms of hair removal.