Our Founder and Legacy

Michael Thomas, a master chemist and herbalist, has an impressive career spanning nearly four decades in the cosmetics, hair, and skin care industry. Starting at the young age of 20, Michael immersed himself in this field and quickly made a name for himself. He has worked in mastering and perfecting his systems of botanicals, herbs and medicinal mushrooms since the late 90’s.

Throughout his career, he introduced innovative ideas and developed formulations for hair and skin products that have stood the test of time. He is a trusted consultant for numerous industry leaders. Michael's contributions extended beyond consulting, as he also directly develop various formulations for numerous companies and individuals, often collaborating with private label manufacturers. His extensive knowledge and experience have firmly established him as a respected figure in the world of beauty and personal care.

Michael Thomas

1953 - 2024

Notable Companies Associated

Michael Thomas has an impressive track record of working for various companies providing valuable consulting services. Throughout his career, he has lent his expertise and knowledge to a wide range of organizations, contributing to their growth and success. His contributions have made a significant impact, enabling these companies to achieve their business goals and stay ahead in the competitive market has earned him a reputation as a trusted advisor and consultant. His diverse portfolio of clients speaks volumes about his expertise and dedication to driving organizational excellence.

Professional Hair Care
  • American Crew

  • ISO

  • Alterna

  • American Hairlines

  • Frederic Fekai

  • Inner Path

  • Niel George Salon

  • Sam Brocato

  • Artec

  • Redkin

  • Astisum

  • Nioxin

  • MT Signature

  • Aqua

  • Paul Mitchell

  • Beautopia

  • Tressa

  • MOP

  • Goldwell

  • Retro Hair

  • Dude Brands

  • Aveda

  • Modelle

  • MOP

  • Graham Webb

  • Joe Groom

  • Joico

  • Regis

  • Xenergy

  • Hair Mechanic

  • Primal Man

  • KSM

Professional Skin Care
  • Z. Bigatti

  • California Tan

  • NuSkin

  • Hawaiian Tropic

  • Este Lauder

  • Australian Gold

  • Neutrogena

  • Colgate

  • Philosophy

  • Avon

  • ShopNBC

  • Inner Path

In addition to working for the top companies in the industry, he has collaborated and designed formulas for celebrity lines and special clients. Just to name a few...
  • Liv Tyler

  • Goldie Hawn

  • Sammy Hagar

  • Eva Gabor

  • Pierce Brosnan

  • Betty Bush

  • Kate Hudson

  • John Travolta

  • Hilary Duff

  • Robin Williams

  • Brad Pitt

  • Mariah Carey

  • Tia Carrera

  • Dimebag Darrell

  • Billy Crystal

  • Britney Spears

  • Angelina Jolie

  • Glenn Frey

  • Mickey Rourke

  • Oliver Stone

  • Johnson & Johnson

  • The Tymes

  • Body Image

  • Fresh

  • Dove

  • Origins

  • Masstige Brands

  • Designer Skin

  • Coppertone

  • The Body Shoppe

  • Oxyfresh

  • Oil of Olay

Continuing the Legacy

Founding Trustees

Paul and Alicia resides in Arizona, and together they have successfully raised six remarkable children. Paul's expertise lies in decades of business leadership. He possesses a calm and level-headed approach to life's challenges. Alicia has amassed years of experience in management, and her vibrant personality exudes boundless energy and excitement. Together, Paul and Alicia make a dynamic duo, combining their skills and strengths to continue the legacy that Michael Thomas had started.

"We feel so blessed to be a part of Halo. We are aware of all those that have benefited from Halo in the past and we're so excited to be part of this new journey. We look forward in continuing to see many others be blessed by Halo."

Paul & Alicia
"He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle and herb for the service of man."
Psalm 104:14