Angela stabs Kim in the back by stealing an A-list client. Kim is pressed for time with Mary J. Blige. Terry gives Angela career advice, and the salon gets a fiery new stylist.
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The high style of the Kimble hair studio can only be rivaled by the high drama between Kim and Angela, when Angela returns to the salon bragging openly about styling one of Kim’s most important celebrity clients, Grammy award winning recording artist, Eve. The disrespect has gone far enough for Kim. Angela is clearly in breach of contract and must be punished. When Angela makes it clear that she takes what she wants when she wants, Kim suspends her and tells her to lawyer-up.
Kim has no time to worry about the drama in her salon because the queen of R&B, Mary J. Blige, needs Kim’s magical touch for a concert. The energy and intensity of Mary’s dressing room is fierce. Kim works around her busy entourage, helping the songstress find the right style for her grueling stage performance.
Kim and Jasmine visit their hair supplier for a large order of hot new styles. Kim confides in Jasmine about her problems with Angela. Jasmine suggests that maybe Angela’s lack of respect and insubordination have finally surpassed her talent.
Terry invites Angela out to lunch. He hopes he can help guide her down the right path and back into the salon. Angela realizes she may have to finally accept some responsibility if she wants to get her job back.
Actress Shari Headley is looking to reinvent herself and her image. She asks Kim to do the unthinkable and cut her long, beautiful hair in an attempt to reinvigorate her acting career. Will Shari accept her bold, new look? Or will losing the beautiful head of hair she’s worked so hard to grow be too much for her to handle?
After the fallout with Angela, Kim invites her friend and former colleague, China, into the salon to pick up the slack until she figures out what to do. Halfway through her first client, China and veteran stylist Terry butt-heads over a difference of styling technique. China offends Terry when she slaps him with a comb. Kim attempts to squash this fresh drama before it turns into another explosive situation.
Kim names the new manager for her salon. Terry forms an unlikely alliance. In Atlanta for the Bronner Brothers Hair Show, chaos erupts when Gocha reveals her "Plan B" and Terry makes a shocking announcement.
Kim tests Terry & Gocha's management skills by having them organize a staff photo shoot, which explodes into chaos. Leah meets with Jonathan. Gocha shares a secret with Dontay. Kim styles actress Elise Neal.
Jonathan enrages Kim when he talks about her on live TV. Terry and Gocha must co-manage the salon, while Leah explores a new business venture. A snitch gets Gocha kicked to the curb. Kim styles Teyana Taylor.
Kim confronts Jonathan after he tries to buy her salon, and questions Gocha about her loyalty. Kim styles K. Michelle. Leah plans a last-minute party for Kim, where Kim makes an announcement that causes chaos.
Anthony confronts Angela about their relationship. Kim styles LaTavia Roberson. A meeting with a major beauty distributor could mean big business for Kim. A secret about Gocha creates chaos at the salon.
Kim is shocked to discover that Jonathan has bought out her inventory of hair bags, and sends her stylists on a secret mission to his salon. Anthony & Gocha spar at a video shoot. Kim styles Garcelle Beauvais.
Kim and Jonathan agree to move forward with their partnership, but Kim explodes when she sees Jonathan's proposed contract. Anthony and Naja are suspicious of Gocha and Angela. Kim styles actress La La Anthony.
Angela approaches Jonathan. Kim makes Gocha project manager for a photo shoot, but when Gocha is late after double-booking herself with client Malaysia Pargo, all hell breaks loose. Kim styles Erica Campbell.
Kim confronts Jonathan about being in her VIP room. Secret shoppers sent by Kim visit the salon; China storms out. An infomercial training shoot becomes tense when Jonathan's blunt direction offends Kim.
Kim styles Zendaya while Dontay pleads for his job back. Team building in the wilderness spirals into meltdowns; China goes ballistic. Security cameras are installed and Jonathan gets caught in Kim's VIP room.
Naja's return shocks Kim and drives a wedge between Kim and Leah. China leads a stylists' rebellion, and Kim is pissed by Jonathan's extreme lateness. Dontay fights for his job. Kim styles R&B diva Leela James.
Kim styles Tia Mowry. The Kimble team works at LA Fashion Week, and sparks fly as they share limited backstage space with Dontay and Angela. Jonathan is impressed. Kim is shocked by Naja's return to the salon.
A mysterious envelope and surprise proposal from celebrity stylist Jonathan Antin. A new hire sparks trouble in the salon, and a key stylist is fired when Kim is pushed to her limits. Kim styles Mary J. Blige.