PRETTY CURIOUS | How Did You Become a Drag Legend? with Sasha Colby


Hold on to your lace fronts, because the winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 15, Sasha Colby, is on this week’s Pretty Curious! Sasha Colby joins Jonathan to talk about her origins in pageants and all things drag: where the industry is going, her advice for up-and-coming performers and some of her favorite products. Plus, she spills the tea on her ponytail line: Sasha Colby Hair!

Sasha Colby is an American drag legend and beauty pageant competitor. In 2012, she won the Miss Continental competition, one of the most prestigious drag queen pageant systems in the world. In 2023, she was crowned the winner of Season 15 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. She is also the creator of Sasha Colby Hair, which is a collection of luxury ponytail extensions.

Sasha is on InstagramTwitter, and TikTok @sashacolby. You can find more information about Sasha Colby Hair here.

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