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Vidal Sassoon

FILE - In this April 23, 2003 file photo, Vidal Sassoon poses in his Beverly Hills, Calif., home. Sassoon, whose 1960s wash-and-wear cuts freed women from endless teasing and hairspray died Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at his home. He was 84. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, file)

Vidal Sassoon

Celebrity hairstylist Vidal Sassoon, whose 1960s wash-and-wear cuts freed women from endless teasing and hairspray, died in Los Angeles, May 9. He was 84.