Kamala Kirk

Kamala Kirk
Kamala Kirk
West Coast Editor

As West Coast Editor, Kamala writes about the latest news, trends, and product innovations. She attends industry events, trade shows, and interviews salon owners about business tips and best practices. Kamala is responsible for several monthly columns including Beauty Counter, Nailed Down, and Real Stories. Prior to joining the American Salon team, Kamala was the Digital Editor for E! Online at NBC Universal, Editorial Assistant for Malibu Times Magazine, and an Editorial Intern for TotalBeauty.com. Kamala earned her B.A. in Communication from the University of Southern California’s prestigious Annenberg School of Communication & Journalism. She currently resides in Los Angeles.

Stories by Kamala Kirk

Nailed Down: Holiday Hues

The holidays are here, which means lots of parties and requests from clients who want to do something more glamorous with their nails.

Wella and OPI Host Cut-A-Thon for Charity

Wella’s Hairdressers at Heart joined forces with OPI on November 16 to host their inaugural Cut-A-Thon event at Wella Studio in Woodland Hills.  Hairdressers at Heart is a program that...

KEVIN.MURPHY Hosts Super.Natural Runway Show

Internationally renowned stylist Kevin Murphy hosted the sold out “Super.Natural” runway show and education event on November 6-7 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. Nearly 1,200 salon professionals from...

Schwarzkopf Professional Hosts Color Revolution

Recently Schwarzkopf Professional partnered with Kut Haus Salon in Claremont, CA, to host Color Revolution—a showcase featuring some of the most buzz-worthy colorists in the country, who performed some makeover...