Justin Anderson grew up surfing on the beach and leaned the magic of blonding from an early age. His signature Southern California style earned him dozens of celebrity clients including Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Aniston, Kim Basinger, Emma Roberts and Ireland Baldwin, among others. He wisely created 2 Instagram pages to cover his life and talents. @JustinAnderson, his lifestyle page, is chock full of selfies and celebrities doing fun things in sunny California. @JustinAndersonColor has more than 800 hair related posts featuring everything from sunkissed blondes to seemingly natural brunettes to fun pink and blue hues.
@justinanderson (and also @justinandersoncolor)
dpHUE House, Beverly Hills, California
Specialty: BLONDE (clients: Jennifer Aniston, Miley Cyrus, Margot Robbie, Chelsea Handler)
Followers: @JustinAnderson: 91K plus //// @JustinAndersonColor: 80K plus
Most viral post: Photo of me with Miley Cyrus
Favorite apps: I don’t like to edit my hair photos but if lighting needs to be adjusted I use Colorstory.
Favorite hashtags: I don’t understand hashtags.
I follow: I mostly follow travel accounts and funny accounts.
Pro tips: I’m so bad at the social media game and I never use hashtags.
Beauty hidden talent: When I am busy in the salon I book three color processes every hour, sometimes four, with the help of three assistants.
Hidden talent: I work six days a week doing hair by avoiding having a social life Monday through Saturday. I go wild on Sunday every week!
How social media changed my life: Just made it more fun.
The first time I was featured on MODERN’s Insta: I can’t remember but I was super excited.
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