Salon HER’s 23 Questions With Nasser Halbouni

Salon HER’s 23 Questions With Nasser Halbouni

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Inner peace.

What is your favourite time of day?

Sunrise, I love the light at that time of day.

When are you the most inspired?

When I am challenged—being pushed beyond my boundaries helps me to get more creative.

Window or aisle seat?

Aisle.

What is your idea of a perfect date?

It all starts with good food.

What is your star sign?

Libra.

What is your greatest extravagance?

My shopping addiction…

What is your current state of mind?

Calm.

Which words or phrases do you most overuse?

I really overuse the phrase “all g”.

Book or film?

Film.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?

Working on a CHANEL runway in Melbourne and doing hair for their private show. We did a beehive hairstyle—it was lots of fun.

What is your motto?

I don’t have a motto. Maybe that’s my motto?

We're ordering breakfast: what are you having?

Coconut sago.

How would you define yourself in 3 words?

Calm but particular.

What is something you’re tired of?

Nothing really bothers me. Like I said, my current state of mind is very calm at the moment.

Night or morning?

Night.

What is something you had to learn the hard way?

Not to over-complicate my life. I used to stretch myself too thin all the time, I would always say yes to things. Now I’ve learned to say no.

What is something you always travel with?

AirPods.

What’s your favourite cocktail?

I’d order a red wine instead.

What colour do you wear most?

Blue.

Email or text?

Text.

If you were not doing your current job, what would you be doing?

I can’t see myself doing anything else. I tried but it didn’t work... I just love hair and I came straight back.

Who do you look to for inspiration?

The Salon HER team. Everyone is so talented and they’re constantly inspiring me.

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