From the daily archives: "Friday, May 18, 2012"

You’ll do well to be trendier than this trend pie! First, there is the light to dark ombre that looks like fire. Second, the ombre is accented with a beautiful, disheveled beach wave texture. Third, there is the very loose, two-strand braid that is used as a headband accessory. All three are existing or emerging drifts in the fashion zeitgeist. What we love most about the look is how a beautiful, multi-tonal blonde compliments natural movement and texture, while the headband braid adds an earthy and organic feel.

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The American Mom is often perceived as dowdy, matronly, and on the way to a soccer game. Heidi Klum shows us moms can be sexy and glamorous. It’s the hair cut that does it. Mid-length, with dimensional layers cut into the shape, different lengths hit different spots, creating a beautifying face-frame. All over golden blonde highlighting is a great fit for her complexion, while the darker roots give it a dirty blonde, Courtney Love inspired, rock and roll feeling.

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