Day in the Life of Beauty: Sarah Potempa, Celebrity Hair Stylist

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Glam caught up with Sarah Potempa as she crisscrosses the city in a series of styling sessions with Oscar nominees and reality stars with enough time to pick up her two little ones from school. Here she shares her busy schedule:

5:00AM

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Got up and hopped in the shower. Washed my hair and finished with my favorite deep conditioner, the new Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Color

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6:00AM

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Drove to my client’s apartment in NYC to get her glammed for Good Morning America

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6:30AM

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Curled my client's hair (she’s an Academy Award-nominated actress!) with the Beachwaver and pulled it into a fun, textured ponytail using Aussie Mega Hairspray

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8:00AM

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We hopped in the car to make our way to Good Morning America

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8:30AM

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Did some quick hair and makeup touch-ups with incredibly talented makeup artist Brigitte Reiss-Andersen in the GMA Green Room

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8:35AM

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Had a quick visit with my friend Patrick, who styles hair on GMA everyday!

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8:45AM

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Moved onto the set and continued to do quick touchups right up until the live segment

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9:00AM

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Headed over to an OK! Magazine photo shoot at The Dream Hotel with Audrina Patridge (former reality star from The Hills and new host of NY First Look)

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9:30AM

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Set up shop and got started on hair and makeup

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11:00AM

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We finished hair and makeup and the shoot begins!

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1:00PM

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We moved over to the roof for some amazing NYC skyline shots – I did a quick touchup to Audrina’s hair with my Half Up tool and some Aussie You Can Shine Hairspray

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1:30PM

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Quick pizza break from one of my NYC favorites – Artichoke!

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3:00PM

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The shoot wrapped and I headed off to my Birchbox Google hangout (with some quick makeup touchups in the car)

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3:30PM

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Beachwaved my own hair in the bathroom at Birchbox in about six minutes and quickly changed outfits

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4:00PM

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Went live on the air with Birchbox to teach girls how easy it is to curl your hair with the Beachwaver and answered questions via Twitter about being a beauty business owner and a celebrity hairstylist

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5:00PM

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The Google hangout wrapped and I drove to pick up kids at school, made dinner and relaxed at home!

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