Abby Ballin joined her boyfriend commercial director Matthew Badger who lost his three beautiful daughters Lily, Grace and Sarah Badger at a fire at their mother’s house in Stamford, Connecticut, where their grandparent Pauline and Lomer Johnson died due to smoke inhalation.
A sad way to remember the first days of the New Year’s for Matthew Badger walking inside the Funeral Home on the Upper East Side arm in arm with his girlfriend hair stylist Abby Ballin where they said their final goodbye to his three little daughters 10 year-old Lilly, 7 year-old twins Grace and Sarah Badger who tragically died at a Christmas fire at their mother’s Madonna Badger’s home in Stamford, Connecticut where only her and her boyfriend Michael Borcina survived.
Abby Ballin studied School Of Visual Arts(illustration) followed by her cosmetology studies at Empire Beauty School. In 2006 was an intern at MSA, worked with Jeff Harris Studio as a photo assistant and started her own Abby Ballin Hair Stylist in 2005 where her clients could get a taste of her skills as a hair, wardrobe and makeup stylist. Her work can be found in advertising, commercials, films and fashion.
I am a freelance licensed hair stylist specializing in beauty and fashion based stylings, trained in Make Up, as well as have some experience as a wardrobe stylist.
I work on everything from photo shoots to fashion shows and commercials to films.
Skilled in wig making, hair extensions (human and synthetic,) air brush, lash extensions, hair coloring, cutting, Keratin treatments and any other chemical service.
Media approached Abby Ballin, and this is a few things that she told them.
“They put their children first and did everything in their power to give them the best lives conceivable,” Ballin said.
“Their home was always filled with music and colorful art could be seen everywhere. Their spirits will live on forever and ever in the hearts of their family and loved ones… there are no words to express how marvelous they are.