Victoria was born in the Ukraine and has been passionate about hairdressing since she was a little girl, cutting and coloring for friends and family during high school. She holds degrees in chemistry and pharmacy, which support her work in salon chemical services. She graduated from Blaine Hairdressing School with honors, is certified as a Redken and Goldwell colorist, and as a Keratin expert. Victoria is passionate about fashion design and has studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology. She continues her hairdressing education at Bumble and bumble University in New York City, and by studying with notable stylists.