Banishing Bad Hair Days since 1997!™

ghd Announces Katy Perry as New Face in Global Partnership

ghd Announces Katy Perry as New Face in Global Partnership

Music Superstar announces multi-year collaboration with professional hair styling brand leader ghd

LONDON, March 7th 2011 – Today world leading professional hair styling brand ghd announces the signing of music sensation Katy Perry as the new face of the brand. Working in close collaboration with indisputably one of the most talented women in music today, the association will kick off over the next few months with an exciting new multimedia global brand campaign recently shot by world renowned photographer David La Chapelle.

”Katy is the epitome of modern fashion and styling. Her unique, ever changing looks are the envy of style devotees around the world. Katy completely embodies ghd’s spirit of female transformation and empowerment, as she is recognised as a cutting edge style icon unafraid to push fashion and beauty boundaries. Sassy, stylish and sexy, Katy is the perfect partner for ghd,” says Paul Stoneham, Chief Executive Officer, ghd.

“I'm so excited to be working with ghd, especially using their tools on my California Dreams Tour to get me stage ready. ghd products have a reputation of being the best products in the biz, and I like being associated with that. I'm very excited to reveal the styles I did with legendary David LaChapelle in the upcoming ghd campaign. Keep your eyes peeled for it!” shares Perry in regards to the announcement.

Rounding out the partnership, ghd has signed to become an International Tour Sponsor for Perry’s forthcoming “California Dreams 2011” tour, and plans to involve its talented professional hair stylist ambassadors in concert-related events throughout the world.

About ghd

An iconic British, professionally endorsed hair styling brand, ghd stands for "good hair day".  ghd reinvented the professional hairstyling tool market ten years ago with the launch of its ground breaking styler replacing flat irons, straighteners and curlers with a professional styling tool designed for salon use that could also be used easily by women at home.  Heralded as the ‘Aston Martin of Haircare’, ghd was named best styling tool at the 2010 Sunday Times Style Beauty Awards, as voted by their readers.  It was also awarded Best Hair Styler for the 8th year running at the InStyle Beauty Awards on February 1, 2011.  ghd recently launched their new Gold Series range of stylers in 3 sizes.  The official ghd website is

About Katy Perry

Katy Perry has cemented her status as a best-selling superstar with the global success of her second studio album, Teenage Dream, which debuted at #1 in 8 countries. With her third single, "Firework," spending four weeks at #1, she becomes the first female artist in 11 years to score three number one singles from the same album on Billboard's Hot 100 ("California Gurls" reigned for 6 weeks, while "Teenage Dream" topped the chart for 2 weeks).

This follows on the heels of her multi-platinum debut album, One of the Boys, which had generated four hit singles: "I Kissed A Girl," "Hot N Cold," "Thinking of You" and "Waking Up In Vegas." She wrapped up 2010 in style with 4 Grammy nominations, including one for "Album of the Year." Katy just kicked off her California Dreams Tour in Europe this month, and will make stops in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, North America and beyond. Fourth single, "E.T.," featuring Kanye West, is in the Top 10 at iTunes, and a video, directed by Floria Sigismondi, will be released soon.

Tour Dates

Record Label Capitol

More Information

Please follow me on Twitter at: I look forward to meeting new people from all walks of Twitter and learning from their Tweets. Visit us at located at:, on Facebook, MySpace and YouTube.

Thank you for visiting us at The HairBoutique Blog and for leaving your comments. They are very much appreciated. We apologize in advance but must remove any direct advertisements or solicitations.

Social Media Network Information

Please follow us on Twitter at: I look forward to meeting new people from all walks of Twitter and learning from their Tweets.

New On
Active HairTalk Threads
Wanna talk?
HairTalk® is the place for you!
Recent Topics:
Quick Poll
What Is Your New Year’s Resolution?
Commit to adopting healthy hair actions
Start taking hair vitamins or similar supplements
Update current hair color
Change hair color drastically
Grow hair longer
Cut hair shorter
Try a brand new hairstyle
Find a new hairstylist
None of the above
View Results
Daily Hair Tip
Embeth Davidtz was discovered by Steven Spielberg while decked out in a huge bouffant hairdo for a TV film. Davidtz comments "I'm grateful he got past that hair"
Top Gallery Images