Author(s): Tabatha Coffey
Reveals how the author used her strength and openness to help define her signature look, personal relationships, life choices, and tenacious work ethic. This title focuses on the people and the circumstances that have led her to a place of honesty, satisfaction, and success - from her tough-minded mum to her famous mentors, her peers, and clients.
Tabatha Coffey was first introduced to America as a contestant in the Bravo reality show Shear Genius, hosted by actress Jaclyn Smith, where she quickly earned a reputation for her outspokenness and intensity. Although she was ousted in the 6th episode, she had won nearly all of the competitions before that and was voted as the show's Fan Favorite. In 2008, Bravo asked her to star in her own reality series, Tabatha's Salon Takeover which combines Coffey's hairdressing and business expertise with her edgy style as she assists salons in danger of closing. Coffey has also appeared on Make Me a Supermodel, The Tyra Banks Show as a part of Banks' Glam Squad, and The Biggest Loser along with Tim Gunn, giving make-overs to the show's contestants. As a platform artist for hair care product company Joico International, she also tours different countries 6-12 times a year. She participates in Fashion Week and has been featured in several publications including Seventeen, Marie Claire, and Mademoiselle. Most recently she hosted the red carpet at the Spirit Awards at IFC.