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Use THIS Hair Accessory to Jazz Up a Simple Chignon

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America)When wearing a plain outfit, you'd dress it up with accessories, right? Why not do the same for a rather simple hairstyle? Check out the oversize chignon Zoe Saldana wore recently. When we came across these snaps of the gorgeous actress at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominations in Beverly Hills earlier this month, we couldn't help but wonder what was missing... She looked pretty and perfectly polished as usual, but her big bun just...Read Full Story

Get a Ruby Red Hair Makeover à la Kristen Wiig

By Caitlin Miller on
(Cindy Ord/Getty Images North America)With the new year right around the corner, it's time to start thinking about resolutions and makeovers. Although all of us at StyleBistro are resolving to make 2014 a year filled with positivity and cookies, we are making some beauty resolutions as well. (Stay tuned for those!) If your beauty resolution resolves getting a new look, might we suggest Kristen Wiig for a little hair inspiration?Everyone's favorite funny gal just recently took the hair plunge...Read Full Story

Hair Extensions 101: What NOT to Do

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Anthony Harvey/Getty Images Europe) Made in Chelsea starlet Lucy Watson rarely gets it wrong on the red carpet, but she seriously missed her sartorial mark last week at the London premiere of Anchorman 2. While we loved her flirty, Carrie Bradshaw-esque feathered skirt and blazer combo, her hair was an entirely different story, as we were able to tell that she was wearing hair extensions.Not that that's a bad thing; totally switching up your strands and playing with different lengths...Read Full Story

Beyonce's Colorist Talks About Perfecting the Mega-Star's Beautiful Blonde Shade

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Courtesy of Columbia Records)When Beyoncé released her fifth solo album last week—it's truly a veritable visual masterpiece—all of the internet had an instant fit; yours truly included. (Check out our breakdown of the "Yonce" video's style, right here.) After immediately downloading Beyoncé, listening to every single track and watching all videos, I found myself in awe of Queen Bey—she works exceptionally hard and always looks crazy good, to boot. Part of her utterly perfect...Read Full Story

Every Girl Should Have One: A Sparkly Tiara Headband Just Like Juliette Lewis's

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America) Three things every girl should have in her style arsenal? A great pair of sky-high heels that makes her look polished and feel pulled together; a matte cherry red lipstick that looks glam and makes her feel sexy; and a sparkly headband that looks a little like a tiara and makes her feel like a princess. Of course, you'd only wear the latter to a fancy evening event, like the prom, a holiday party, or a movie premiere (like actress Juliette...Read Full Story

X Marks the Spot: Bella Thorne Shows Us The Right Way to Use Bobby Pins

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America)It might look like Bella Thorne styled her strands in your everyday average half-up, half-down hairdo for the DigiFest LA YouTube Music Festival in Hollywood over the weekend, but take a look at it from behind...(Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images North America) See that? We're not talking about the messy braids per se (though that was a fun surprise); we're focused on the tress-toned bobby pins she used to secure them.ICYDK, bobby pins are the...Read Full Story

Kelly Osbourne Rocks Yet Another Cool Hair Accessory

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images North America)We already gave Kelly Osbourne our unofficial "Best Hair Accessory for 2013" award, and for good reason. Turns out, girlfriend has quite the collection of spikes and studs for her strands. Did you see the leather studded headband? (A unique twist on the headband trend we told you about yesterday.) This time she donned a clear hair comb covered in large gold spiked studs. While most people would wear it on the side to pull their hair back off...Read Full Story

She's In The Band—Headbands For Every Style

By Caitlin Miller on
(PacificCoastNews; Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images North America)Think we left headband days back in elementary school? Think again. A headband is a sure way to add some style and sass to your locks instantly. Whether you're a girlie girl or a boho fiend, a punk princess or a retro vixen, here are some cool ways to spice up your tresses.Boho Babe(Deepa Gurnani Crystal Embellished Headband, $105, ShopBop.com; Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images North America)If you walk to the beat of your own drum...Read Full Story

Here's an Interesting "Twist" On the Milkmaid Braid, Courtesy of Nicole Richie

By India-Jewel Jackson on
(Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images North America) Intricately braided hairstyles have been so big over the past few years; if Nicole Richie has anything to do with it, perhaps the twist is on deck to have its own hair moment next.At the launch of Styletag in New York City last week, the stylish starlet eschewed the traditional plaited milkmaid braid, choosing to recreate the bohemian-inspired crown look with a two-strand twist instead. And it's easy to see why; it's certainly easier to...Read Full Story

This Dry Shampoo Will Actually Make You Want to Skip a Wash

By Caitlin Miller on
(Photos: Nexxus, Caitlin Miller/StyleBistro)There's nothing better than waking up early, washing your hair (lather, rinse, repeat, y'all!), and spending an hour primping your hair to perfection. OK, we're kidding. There's really nothing better than hitting snooze four times and staying curled up in a warm, cozy blanket. Although the latter might be preferable, it often results in rolling out of bed, panicking because you haven't washed your hair in two days, and strolling into work just in...Read Full Story