Twitter users have been mourning the death of famous London hairstylist Lyndell Mansfield for two days.
Lyndell was an Australian stylist residing in the UK for 23 years. She was renowned for her work in the fashion and music industry, having contributed to a series of high-profile projects.
What happened to Lyndell Mansfield?
According to a GoFundMe page created by Lyndell’s friend Donna Sullivan, the barber has been on life support at a London hospital for the past few days. She suffered a brain hemorrhage, which was followed by three cardiac arrests while she was treated.
The GoFundMe was created by Donna to help Lyndell’s parents, Vivienne and Barry, travel to London from Australia and be by her side during this difficult time.
Donna, the organizer of the page, posted an update yesterday, October 1, informing that Lyndell had passed away and the parents were unable to arrive on time. Instead, his parents set up a Skype video call to say their last words to Lyndell.
Tom, Lyndell’s partner for many years, was by his side in his last days.
Lyndell’s GoFundMe page has raised a total of $ 114,830 at the time of writing, with the largest donation of $ 10,000 coming from an anonymous donor.
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A look at the Instagram of the late star
Lyndell was a bright, creative and lively soul and her Instagram feed is a true testament to that. She had over 11,000 followers on the platform who adored her pink hair, her sense of style and her antics.
Lyndell, who was a social butterfly, often posted videos that saw her donning crazy outfits with otherworldly makeup and hair. She often recorded herself drinking and partying with her friends.
She also posted several funny videos with her partner Tom that her followers really enjoyed.
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