Sara Lim aka ‘Slim’, LA colorist extraordinaire, has always had a love for hair. Color is her true passion and specialty.
Slim studied at the Paul Mitchell School in Los Angeles before training under Balayage specialist Negin Zand from Sally Hershberger in L.A. From there, Slim became Head Assistant for celebrity colorist, Tracey Cunningham of Meche Salon in L.A. Under the Tracy’s mentorship, Slim has colored the locks of elite Hollywood stars including Jennifer Lopez, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Kim Kardashian.
In 2014, Slim was appointed Vice President of Education for the revolutionary hair-color treatment and additive, Olaplex. Slim was one of the original team members helping to test and develop the global phenomenon that is Olaplex, establishing the best methods to utilize the product in salon and as reparative treatment. In this role, Slim educated thousands of colorists and sales teams around the world how to use Olaplex to best fortify hair structure for color services.
In 2016, Slim has returned to her true passion and calling as a colorist at Ramirez Tran Salon in L.A whilst releasing her own color and Olaplex education classes around the world.
Having been raised in L.A., Slim’s color technique mimics a California sun effect being natural, sunkissed with an easy grow out.
Slim’s work can be found on Instagram @Slim_Color or #colorbyslim