Beauty LaunchPad - November 2012 - (Page 78)

20 QUESTIONS Standing Tall C Cartoons and hi h h l make f the perfect day, according to celebrity stylist d high heels k for h f and Belson Products educator Derek J. Speaking of heels—how high is too high? I have heels that are 6½ inches and are hell to walk in. First job? McDonald’s. Nickname? Rick. Favorite word? Bitch. Best part of reality TV stardom? Being able to give people someone to look up to, and letting them know it’s OK to be different. And, of course, all the free stuff. Number of wigs you’ve styled for Kim Zolciak of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”? Like, 50? I stopped counting. Celeb you’d most like to make over? Not so much make over, but I would love to work with Lady Gaga. Worst habit? Shopping. I spend way too much money. Favorite trait? First thing you do when you wake up? Watch cartoons. Last thing you do before you go to bed? My ability to make people feel comfortable and welcome. Most beloved possession? I begin and end my day watching cartoons; they keep me happy! TV show you can’t get enough of? My bed. Greatest piece of advice? I love “Family Guy.” If your life were a movie, what would be its title? “You don’t have to be good at everything—just be good at what you do.” If you weren’t a hairstylist, what would you be? “J. Walking: Life Outside the Lanes.” Best thing you ever ate? A flight attendant. Personal motto? I know this is fattening, but I had this deep-fried Oreo that was to die for. Favorite pair of heels? “If you want to do it, make it happen.” The best part about being in the beauty industry? Being able to change women’s lives through beauty. Compiled by Alyson Osterman-Kerr Illustration: Melody Ostil I love Jeffrey Campbell shoes; they’re stylish and comfortable. 78 11.12

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Beauty LaunchPad - November 2012

Beauty LaunchPad - November 2012
Table of Contents
Editor’s Notebook
In Touch
Runway Report
Star Struck
First Look
Inside Story
Brand New
Free Launch
Tool Talk
My Way
20 Questions
Salon of the Month
Beauty 911
Only Hue
Dye It Right
Vintage Glam
Quick Tips
Advertiser Index
Look of the Month

Beauty LaunchPad - November 2012