Kristen Heinzinger

Senior Editor
Kristen Heinzinger

Kristen Heinzinger is the Senior Editor of American Salon. She has a fashion and beauty background, most recently as the Senior Editor of The Daily Front Row where she covered fashion, beauty, luxury, and celebrity. After graduating from Boston University with a journalism degree, Kristen began her career at American Salon, and has held a range of editorial roles at the magazine. Alongside searching for the latest greatest in beauty, she is obsessed with replicating NYT recipes (and enjoying the finished product), memoirs, and traveling the world.


Stories by Kristen Heinzinger

Golden Moment

Redken channels the silver screen’s golden girls in an exclusive collection.

“Hollywood color trends set the stage for the rest of the world and defy the misconception that highlights are just...

Headmasters - Sacha Quarles

Twenty-four hours in the life of the Obliphica Professional artistic director

4 a.m. The alarm goes off; it’s the first day of IBS New York 2014 and my first big show...

Tress to Impress

Wig and extensions experts share the latest and most popular state-of-the-art products to give clients the confidence they’re looking for.

Each year, wigs and extensions gain popularity, and the array of...

Soft Rock

Inspired by stones-turned-jewels, Abraham Sprinkle of Keratin Complex imparts blondes with brilliant color and beautiful depth.

For a collection spotlighting bombshell blondes, seen exclusively on these pages, Keratin Complex International Creative...

Eyes on Hue

Each season, designers spotlight color trends, but a variety of hues popped up in another medium at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014. Stylists spotlighted haircolor in their creations,...

L.A. Story

A converted warehouse in Los Angeles serves as a multipurpose salon that offers beauty services, retail therapy, an event space and more.

Beauty and fashion combine in The Well

In downtown Los...

Wintry Mix

From classic ponytails and edgy buns to slicked-back strands, the fall/winter 2014 runways saw a medley of styles. —Kristen Heinzinger