Celebrity hairstylist Ursula Stephen has embraced creativity from a young age, knowing early on that hair was her destiny. Through hard work, dedication and seizing every opportunity that came her way, she has become one of the most sought-out hairstylist in Hollywood, working with some of the industry’s top leading ladies, including Rihanna, Iggy Azela and Kerry Washington to name a few.
Now, with the opening of her first salon, Ursula Stephen: The Salon ursulastephen.com/the-salon, we caught up with Stephen to learn her inspirations, what drives her, and, of course, her beauty secrets!
Beauty Launchpad: How did you first get involved with the beauty industry? What attracted you the most about becoming a hairstylist?
Ursula Stephen: “I was attracted to the beauty industry at a young age – right before high school. My mom had two children. One was blessed with amazing academic ability and the other with a creative mind this would be me.