Kimberly Kimble

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Kimberly Kimble more commonly called Kim Kimble (born December 24, 1971)[1] is a celebrity hair stylist originally from Chicago, Illinois.[2] She is most recognized for her starring role work on WE tv's L.A. Hair.[3] Some of her celebrity clientele include Beyoncé,[4][5] Brandy Norwood, Kelly Rowland, Nicki Minaj, and Mary J. Blige, Halle Berry,[2] and Shakira.[6]

Early life[edit]

As a child, Kimble played with cut-out magazine pictures and paper dolls.[5] Kimble stated, "I was into fashion and beauty and showing my creative side from the age of 2 or 3. Because my mom worked all the time, I was alone a lot but I want to say that I'm so glad for that because I knew at a young age what I wanted to do."[5] After finishing beauty school, she worked at her mother's salon. Kimble is a third generation hair stylist in her family.[7][8]

Career[edit]

Kimble's celebrity hair-styling career really got started with Halle Berry when Berry was filming B*A*P*S[8][9] She has had her techniques and innovative stylings featured internationally in Vanity Fair, Essence, Glamour, and Vogue.[7]

In 2012 Kimble began filming the reality television series L.A. Hair. The show debuted May 31, 2012, and is currently filming its fifth season which is debuting in January 2017.[needs update]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kimberly Kimble" NYTimes Retrieved 11 October 2015
  2. ^ a b "Kim Kimble: 25 Things You Don't Know About Me". usmagazine.com. 5 March 2014. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  3. ^ "The Secret to Celebrity Hair Transformations With LA Hair's Kim Kimble".
  4. ^ Kevin Noonan. "'Beyond the Lights' Premiere: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Gina Prince-Bythewood on Creating a Pop Star". Variety. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  5. ^ a b c "How Kim Kimble Became Beyoncé's Hairstylist". E! Online. 3 March 2015. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  6. ^ internhl. "Shakira Calls Rihanna The 'Sexiest Woman On The Planet' In 'Glamour' Interview - Hollywood Life". Hollywood Life. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  7. ^ a b "LA Hair - Kim Kimble – WE tv". www.wetv.com. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  8. ^ a b Paulette Cohn. "Kim Kimble's Career". americanprofile.com. Retrieved 11 October 2015.
  9. ^ http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/kim-kimble-25-things-you-doni-know-about-me-201453 US Magazine Retrieved 11 October 2015

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