While in her early porn career Lynn refrained from breast enlargement surgery. However, by the time she returned to porn in the s, her modest B-cup breasts had been enhanced to at least DD cup. Amber Lynn was born and raised in southern California. As a teenager, she got involved in the club scene in Los Angeles, where she met Althea Flynt, wife of Hustler magazine publisher Larry Flynt. Before long, Lynn was posing for layouts in Hustler as well as other men's magazines such as Penthouse.