List of Famous Hairdressers

List of famous hairdressers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top hairdressers in the world? This includes the most prominent hairdressers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable hairdressers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic hairdressers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned hairdressers.

Examples of famous hair stylists include Jheri Redding and Vidal Sassoon. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known hairdressers to the lesser known hairdressers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the hairdresser field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous hairdressers ever?" and "What are the names of famous hairdressers?" then you're in the right place. 
  • Harris Glenn Milstead (October 19, 1945 – March 7, 1988), better known by his stage name Divine, was an American actor, singer, and drag queen. Closely associated with the independent filmmaker John ...more
  • Vidal Sassoon (17 January 1928 – 9 May 2012) was a British-American hairstylist, businessman, and philanthropist. He was noted for repopularising a simple, close-cut geometric hair style called the ...more
  • Sidney "Sid" James (born Solomon Joel Cohen; 8 May 1913 – 26 April 1976) was a British character and comic actor born into a middle-class Jewish family in South Africa.Appearing in British films from ...more
  • John H. Peters (born June 2, 1945) is an American film producer and former hairdresser.
  • Jheri Redding (born Robert William Redding March 2, 1907 – March 15, 1998) was an American hairdresser, chemist, hair-care products entrepreneur and businessman. Redding is best known for having ...more
  • Maureen "Mo" Starkey Tigrett (born Mary Cox; 4 August 1946 – 30 December 1994) was a hairdresser from Liverpool, England, best known as the first wife of Ringo Starr, the Beatles' drummer. When she ...more
  • Atiqa Odho (Urdu: عتیقہ اوڈھو‎; born 12 February 1965) is a beauty queen Pakistani television and film actress, television host, and the namesake of her own founded cosmetics brand Odho cosmetics. ...more
  • Erinn Lobdell is a contestant on Survivor: Tocantins, the eighteenth season of reality show Survivor.
  • Ivo Livi, better known as Yves Montand (French pronunciation: ​[iv mɔ̃tɑ̃]; 13 October 1921 – 9 November 1991), was an Italian-French actor and singer.
  • Lauri Pedaja (born 4 April 1987 in Rakvere) is an Estonian actor and hairdresser. He debuted as an actor in 2007 film The Class directed by Ilmar Raag, where he had one of the lead roles. In 2008, ...more
  • A published author and hairdresser of London, England during the 1700's.
  • Michael S. Ward is a hair stylist.
  • Adhuna Akthar born as Adhuna Bhabani to a Bengali father and an English mother is Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar's wife. She is a renowned hairstylist and is the co host of B-Blunt a TV Show which ...more
  • Jack Leon Sahakian (July 17, 1931 – October 23, 1995) was an American hairstylist and actor. He was born in Oakland, California, the son of Karnic "Jack" Sahakian (July 27, 1907 – November 5, 1945) ...more
  • Aldo Signoretti is an Italian make-up artist. He has been nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Makeup, the first time for his work in Moulin Rouge! (2001), the second time for his ...more
  • Suzanne Stokes-Munton is a hairdresser.
  • Robert A. Pandini is a hair stylist.
  • April Margera (née Cole; March 28, 1956) is an American reality television personality, who has appeared on MTV's Viva La Bam, Jackass, the CKY videos, Minghags: The Movie and Bam's Unholy ...more
  • Dee Corcoran is a key hair stylist.
  • Nick Arrojo (born January 7, 1966) is a celebrity hair stylist based in the SoHo neighborhood of New York City.Born in Manchester, England, Arrojo worked as a stylist for Vidal Sassoon, Wella ...more
  • Una White (died April 1997) was a Jamaican-British nurse who achieved posthumous notability when her name was placed, in 12 feet (3.7 m) high illuminated lettering, on Birmingham Central Library ...more
  • Rodolfo Valentin (born June 22, 1944) is a New York City hairdresser and entrepreneur. Beginning his career as a fashion model in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Valentin later emigrated to New York to find ...more
  • Megan Tanner is a makeup and hair designer.
  • Frédéric Fekkai (born 1958) is a French celebrity hairstylist and entrepreneur in the beauty industry.
  • Liliana Meyrick is a hari stylist.