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Last updated: July 11, 2019

These 6 Iconic Celebrity Hairdressers Are Coming To THE BTC SHOW

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THE BTC SHOW 2019 Launches Biggest Celebrity Panel EVER 
When your clientele includes names like Kim Kardashian West, Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande and Margot Robbieaka fashion’s most influential women in the worlda regular day behind the chair might just launch an international hair trend. These stylists are not only at the forefront of the industry’s biggest beauty trends, but they’re also masters of their craft, they hustle hard AF and have some pretty amazing advice.


That’s why we invited an EPIC lineup of the industry’s top celebrity stylists, cutters and colorists to THE BTC SHOW 2019 Celebrity Panel: Chris Appleton, Frederic Aspiras, Nicola Clarke, Harry Josh, Adir Abergel and Sally Hershberger. We know you’re familiar with their work, but keep scrollin’ for six artists who have changed (and keep changing!) the celebrity hair game. Plus, some of their most iconic looks!


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1. Chris Appleton (@chrisappleton1)
When you’re the hairdresser behind every Kim K transformationthink icy platinum, glass hair and her swishy, blunt bob—Instagram is basically watching your every move (Kim is one of the most followed celebrities on Instagram, obvi!). Chris is also known for snatching the ponies on your favorite pop icons like Ariana Grande and J Lo! Is there any look he can’t slay? As ColorWow’s Global Artistic Director and a Glam Seamless Hair Extensions ambassador, Chris pretty much does it all…and he loves spilling on the tea on how he achieves the most double-tapped glam looks of all time.


Top Celeb Clients: Kim K, Ariana Grande, J Lo, Kylie Jenner, Katy Perry, Rita Ora


Tap Through Some Of Our Faves!

Instagram via @kimkardashian


2. Frederic Aspiras (@fredericaspiras)
Frederic has been Lady Gaga’s stylist for over a decade and a celebrated creative contributor to the Haus of Gaga—he’s always pushing the boundaries to make her dramatic, and oftentimes larger-than-life artistic visions into a reality. Gaga is undoubtedly known for the way she can transform into any character, whether it’s for the Met Gala or an Academy Award-winning performance, and Frederic is one of the creative forces behind these transformations. As a superstar, a movie star and a television star (can we say star enough?), how does he keep up with the woman who does it all? Frederic will be dishing out his best advice on THE BTC SHOW stage with Joico


Top Celeb Clients: Lady Gaga, Paris Hilton, Margot Robbie


You’ll Go “Gaga Oh-La La” Over These Looks!

Instagram via @ladygaga__goddess


3. Nicola Clarke (@nicolaclarkcolour)
As the go-to colorist for celebs like Madonna, Cate Blanchett and Margot Robbieit’s no surprise when Nicola Clarke’s clients need to suddenly transform for a movie role, an international tour or a show at The National Theatre…and then return to their beautiful blondes directly after the show wraps! That’s why Nicola, who’s also a Virtue® Brand Ambassador, is the trusted artist that transforms and refreshes some of Hollywood’s most talented and beloved stars. Because our clients want celeb-worthy color, we’ll have what Nicola’s having…beautiful, healthy color transformations! 


Top Celeb Clients: Madonna, Cate Blanchett, Emilia Clarke, Kate Moss, Kate Winslet, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lawrence, Margot Robbie, Paloma Faith


Tap For Celeb-Worthy Color Inspo!

Instagram via @nicolaclarkecolour


4. Harry Josh (@harryjoshhair)
Remember when supermodel Gisele Bündchen’s ombré and beachy waves became one of the beauty world’s biggest hair trends? Yup, well that was Harry Josh! He’s also responsible for creating beautiful glam on basically all of the Victoria’s Secret models…and for the Harry Josh Pro Tools you know and love! From beachy to glam, Harry is always makin’ waves in the celebrity hair industry…and we can’t wait to have him back to break down his best advice for hairdressers who want to work in the fashion world.


Top Celeb Clients: Karlie Kloss, Gisele Bündchen, Ellen Pompeo, Rose Byrne, Cindy Crawford and Victoria’s Secret Models Irina Shayk, Candice Swanepoel, Lily Aldridge and Taylor Hill


Glam Obsessed?! These Harry Josh Looks Are Absolute Perfection!

Instagram via @harryjoshhair


5. Adir Abergel (@hairbyadir)
YES, you know and love Adir…how could you not?! This iconic celebrity stylist (I mean, he is responsible for some of the greatest red carpet looks of all time!) and Virtue® Creative Director is known for his creative artistry, intricate and nuanced work and the way he adds embellishments to elevate his client’s styles. Some of Adir’s longtime clientele includes Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron, Jessica Biel and Anne Hathaway. We are SO inspired by Adir’s creative process, the way he draws references to conceive every look, and he will definitely share this inspiration on the stage.


Top Celeb Clients: Kristen Stewart, Charlize Theron, Anne Hathaway, Saoirse Ronan, Jessica Biel, Reese Witherspoon, Rooney Mara, Stella Maxwell, Millie Bobby Brown, Sienna Miller


Scroll Through These Intricate, Embellished Hair Moments!

Instagram via @annehathawayfacts


6. Sally Hershberger (@sallyhershberger)
Sally Hershberger, aka the Mother of The Shag, is known for creating Meg Ryan’s iconic shag haircutthe choppy, face-framing layers and texture for daysthat launched her career into celebrity status. After years of working with the fashion world’s most legendary photographers and designers, Sally now is a bicoastal salon owner with her own line of hair products, Sally Hershberger 24K. With clients like Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett and Debbie Harry…Sally has been shagging the hair of the music industry’s most influential artists since the ’90s.


Top Celeb Clients: Miley Cyrus, Meg Ryan, Joan Jett, John Mayer, Debbie Harry, Michelle Pfeiffer


Shall We Shag NOW or Later?!

Instagram via @sallyhershberger