Seventy-three percent of American women say the biggest “hair moment” in a woman’s life is her wedding (with the supreme Kodak moment of child birth coming in second), according to a Wakefield Research survey commissioned by haircare brand Joico. Also, nearly one in three women say having a horrible hair day is worse than tripping while walking down the aisle and the survey identified that one in five ladies have cried in public because of a bad hair moment. So we can all safely conclude that a gal’s wedding day is the hair day to end all hair days. Accordingly, we contacted some of our favorite salon owners for their best wedding day hair freak-out stories—because you know there are some real doozies out there. Read on for the best bridal beauty meltdowns from hair gurus Umberto Savone, Sally Hershberger, and Nick Arrojo.