Taylor Lamb (@taylor_lamb_hair)
Taylor Lamb (@taylor_lamb_hair)

At 21 years old, Taylor Lamb (@taylor_lamb_hair) has already built an army of 30.6k followers on Instagram who are double-tapping her post after post of beautifully braided blondes (often in collaboration with Habit Salon owner Chrissy Rasmussen, @hairby_chrissy).

And MODERN SALON hasn't been immune to Lamb's striking styles; her work has made her a finalist for our 2017 Balayage & Boho competition. Check out her qualifying, semifinalist and finalist entries, and learn more about this talented Arizona stylist below!

BEAUTY BIO

Name: Taylor Lamb
Handle: @taylor_lamb_hair
Salon: Habit Salon, Gilbert, AZ
Best known for: Braids and bridal hair
Followers: 30.6k
Age: 21

Favorite apps: Instagram, Snapchat and Netflix

Favorite hashtags: #instabraid #hair

I follow: @hairby_chrissy @twintresses @maggiemh

Pro tip: Do this because you actually have a love for hair! Create new and original content & be relatable to your followers. Answer your DMs, comment back and share the love. 

Favorite products: Goldwell, Inphenom, Oribe

How social media changed my life: I started my hair account because my friends said I should. I didn't think anything would come of it but week by week the account grew and now here I am—still with such a way to go! Social media has opened up so many different doors and opportunities these past few years, and I am grateful for it all!

The first time I was featured on MODERN SALON: Pretty recently! Since I started my account, it's been a dream of mine to be featured on MODERN SALON! I've screenshotted every time that they've posted my photo just so I can look back one day and realize how far I've come. The first time was an amazing feeling!

SEE THE FULL 2017 MODERN SALON 100 LIST HERE!