Who is Beachwaver creator Sarah Potempa's husband? Details on her married life, children, net worth and sisters

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If you have ever used the Beachweaver styling iron and wondered who came up with this genius device then it is none other than the pink-haired hairstylist Sarah Potempa. Celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa is a hair magician who has styled the hair of numerous celebrities like Lea Michele, Emily Blunt, Camila Cabello, and many more. Want to know more about this talented woman? Read below to know about her relationship status, family, sisters, net worth and her company Beachwaver. 

Sarah Potempa Bio

Born on December 29, 1980, Potempa was raised in Libertyville, IL. She later moved to New York City. The currently 39-year-old is the owner of the 45x award-winning Beachwaver Co.®, located in the greater Chicago area. 

Growing up Sarah was the student council president, homecoming queen, and voted as the most involved in school activities by her sisters. Chasing her passion for hairstyling at just fifteen while working at a salon in Chicago she later became a licensed cosmetologist at the Aveda Institute and studied business and creativity at NYU. In her career, she has won 5 awards including Allure’s “Best of Beauty Award”. She is even part of the “Stylist list”.

With her major income source being Stylist her net worth is estimated to range roughly from $100K to $1M in 2019. 

Sarah Potempa caters to A-list celebrities


Potempa’s hairstyles that she has done on celebrities have been the talk. She has styled several A-list celebrities like “Hailee Steinfeld”, “Kate McKinnon”, “Lea Michele”, “Emily Blunt”, “Bryce Dallas Howard” and many more. She has styled hair on photoshoots for “Vogue”, “Marie Claire”, “Vanity Fair”, and “W Magazine”.

She has even appeared on “The Today Show”, “The Real”, as a respected beauty expert. She also creates compelling social content for the most powerful media outlets in the world, such as “Allure”, “Glamour”, and “Cosmopolitan”. Sarah is also a contributor for “UsWeekly”, “PopSugar”, “Refinery29”, “Elle” and more.

Sarah Potempa founded Beachwaver with her sisters



Growing up in a household of 7 Sarah is quite a family person and seems to have a strong bond with her siblings. Sarah has two sisters with whom she co-founded the Beachwavers company. Her sister Erin is a lawyer who left her corporate career as a lawyer to co-found Beachwaver Co. She has four children who are all below age of six.

A reader and glasses enthusiast Erin is an equal rights supporter. Emily, on the other hand, is an outdoor, free-spirited person who loves to travel. She was Sarah’s first client and the first person to use the Beachwaver. Sarah and Emily shared a room when they studied abroad in Ireland. She left her career in casting reality tv and production to be the Creative Director of The Beachwaver Co.   

Sarah Potempa is married


Sarah is happily married and mother of two lovely children. She celebrated her 10th wedding anniversary with her husband, Patrick, on 31st May and shared it to Instagram where she goes by @sarahpotempa.

She has two children, Lauder Rose, and Grayson James Kennedy.

Sarah Potempa is the founder of Beachwaver

Beachwaver is a female-founded and family-run company that Sarah Potempa and her sisters Erin Potempa-Wall and Emily Potempa started in 2010. With the dedication to provide customers with innovative, accessible and sustainable hairstyling products and tools, the company also supports empowerment. The company is known to give the best quality hair styling tools that give you great hair and does not harm the environment in the process. The product that led to the company’s rise was the BEACHWAVER Pro, a Professional Rotating Curling Iron.

It recently launched its very own hair care line that is Vegan, cruelty-free, phthalate-free and uses recyclable bottles.

In 2015, Sarah was the official hair sponsor of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show and Beachwavers was the official hair tool for the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The company has won multiple awards and is now available in 5000+ locations and 13 countries.

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