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The Perfect Hair Equation: Boho Waves + Glam Side Sweep

By Caitlin Miller on
(Source: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin) Is it just us or did Debby Ryan find the perfect equation for a great hair day? The red-headed beauty attended the premiere of The Vampire Academy wearing one of the prettiest hairstyles we've seen this week. The boho-meets-glam 'do combined two of our favorite styles for a winning combination of sexiness. By opting for soft, beachy waves, Ryan channeled her flirty, free-spirit side. But her voluminous side sweep unleashed her inner vixen. Take a peek...Read Full Story

Thinking of Switching Up Your Hair? Consider Jessica Alba's New Cut For Inspiration

By Caitlin Miller on
(Michael Buckner/Getty Images North America)If you're in the market for a new hair cut, may we present to you a cool new option modeled by Jessica Alba? The actress, author and mom debuted her lob at the Hollywood Stands Up To Cancer Event, where she proved that lengthy bobs are in fact the hairstyle of the moment.Her new cut is a far cry from the flowing ombré tresses she had been sporting for so long. In case you forgot, Alba's hair was LONG.(FameFlynet Pictures) Told ya. But now her...Read Full Story

Beauty Trendspotting: Black Mermaid Waves Are In

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images North America, Bennett Raglin/Getty Images North America, Cindy Ord/Getty Images North America)Kim Kardashian. Khloe Kardashian. Naya Rivera. Kate Mara... it seems as if a lot of boldface names have come down with a serious case of blonde ambition all of a sudden. But for every four or five freshly flaxen starlets flaunting their new hair hue out in Hollywood, there's one or two who have effectively resisted the bleach in lieu of taking the late Amy...Read Full Story

First-Day Hair Color Every Day? Yes, Please.

By Caitlin Miller on
(Photo courtesy John Frieda)It seems like someone was listening to our prayers for a product to maintain the life of fresh hair color. Meet John Frieda's new Colour Refreshing Gloss, an at-home hair gloss to maintain first-day color sans the salon. The Colour Refreshing Gloss comes in six shades unique for blondes, brunettes and red heads and is to be used weekly after shampooing and conditioning. It restores color's vibrancy and tone and works to counteract color fading and change, as well...Read Full Story

3 Tips for Pulling Off the Wet Look (You Know, Just Like Beyonce)

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images North America, Christopher Polk/Getty Images North America)When we saw a La Perla lingerie clad Beyonce straddling that chair during her sexy Flashdance-inspired performance at the 2014 Grammy Awards, we immediately knew one thing: The seemingly wet look is back. Intrigued? Below, three things you should know before trying to pull the lacquered look off. 1) It works best on hair with lots of natural texture. As you can see on Queen Bey, curly hair looks...Read Full Story

5 Sexy 2014 Grammy Awards Hairstyles (And The Tools You Need to Get Each Look)

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images North America - 5)As expected, there were tons of gorgeous gowns gliding down the 2014 Grammy Awards red carpet. And surprise, surprise (OK, maybe not)—there were just as many marvelous manes to match. Of course we couldn't pick just one, so we singled out five different looks we absolutely loved (and we know you will, too), along with the nifty little heat styling tool you'll need to steal each hairstyle. The Look We Hope You'll Try: Slight Waves The...Read Full Story

Milkmaid Braids Aren't Just For Little Girls Anymore

By Caitlin Miller on
(ImaxTree)It's been years since we've read (OK, watched) Heidi, yet somehow, that nostalgic milkmaid hairstyle that personally reminds us of our favorite Swiss mountain girl is everywhere. From red carpets to the runways, we've spotted this youthful look on pretty much everyone. And why not? It's a cute, simple, yet chic look that isn't reserved for little Swiss girls from literature anymore. Take a look at our favorite takes on the style: At Rebecca Minkoff during New York Fashion Week...Read Full Story

Apparently, Brigitte Bardot is Still Everyone's Hair Muse

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(Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images North America)It might not be 1965, but French icon Brigitte Bardot is still hot as ever, and her signature voluminous beehive is making its rounds among some high-profile trendsetters. Might we say, retro never looked so chic.Hailee Steinfeld nailed the Bardot bump with a half updo that flowed into loose waves and flipped bangs.(Mark Davis/Getty Images North America)Julia Roberts went all out beehive at the Golden Globes with a pretty twisted chignon that...Read Full Story

Primping Prediction: Here's How Hollywood Stars Are Starting to Wear Their Hair...

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images Europe, Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images North America) Rewind! Back in August of last year, we correctly called that bone-straight trend that happened during the latter part of 2013. Now we're back with our first primping prediction of 2014. In case you haven't noticed, the tress-tide is turning... and twisting... and twirling... back to a head full of voluminous curls.And it's not just any curl—it's the S-shape in particular that's gaining traction in...Read Full Story

FYI, You Can Totally Ombre Your Hair Even If It's Short

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images Europe)Shoshanna Shapiro—oops, we mean Zosia Mamet—may have debuted her new choppy crop this past Sunday at the 2014 Golden Globes, but we didn't notice her faint, gradient dip-dye until yesterday, when she popped up in London at the Season 3 premiere of her hit HBO show, Girls. This is interesting, since we usually spy ombre on hair that's much longer; from strands that hit just above the bust to those that tumble all the way down to the waist. However...Read Full Story