One of the world’s most influential hair stylists, Sally Hershberger is often the top choice of renowned photographers and models, styling multimillion dollar ad campaigns, and fashion magazine covers.
BORN AND RAISED: I was born in Kansas but moved to L.A. when I was 6, so I’m really an L.A. girl.
THE COOLEST LOOK I EVER CREATED: Meg Ryan’s shag in French Kiss.
MY FAVORITE ITEM IN MY WARDROBE: Hysteric Glamour jeans and a black, tight-fitting blazer by The Row.
MY FAVORITE PRODUCT: Sally Hershberger Luxe Layers Protective Blow Out Gel.
THE BEST THING ABOUT MY JOB IS: Being in the position to meet so many interesting people and making people feel beautiful.
THE TOUGHEST PART OF MY JOB IS: The TV aspect.
I BECAME A HAIRDRESSER BECAUSE: My mom told me it was time for me to get a job, so at my friends’ urging I decided on beauty school. Styling hair was just a natural talent of mine.
IF I HADN’T BECOME A HAIRDRESSER I WOULD HAVE: Been a fashion designer.
MOST PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO LEARN THAT: I’m an athlete. I love surfing, water skiing, snow skiing and tennis.
MY SECRET WEAPON: Meditation
MY SECRET TALENT: All forms of skiing.
MY CAUSE: Anything related to saving animals.
MY MENTORS: Hair stylist Arthur Johns and photographer Herb Ritts.
I AM INSPIRED BY: Visual imagery, magazines, books, museums and art.
MY MOTTO: Keep it moving.