From the daily archives: "Wednesday, August 1, 2012"

We’re really getting inspired by the voluminous ponytails in the latest issue of Surface China. We love seeing an edgy version of the ladylike bouffant, and these ponytails have the perfect amount of gritty texture. Gelled in the front, and wild in the back, we’re loving this look for summer. Keep reading to see the rest of the pictures from the editorial.

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In the heart of summertime, it’s normal for women and girls to complain about the condition of their hair. Beach bodies look good, but the heat and humidity, the swimming in salt and chlorine adds up to stress, tangles, frayed edges and faded hues. But hairstyle can be protected with a little knowledge and forethought. Keep reading for my top tips for approaching summer hair care. 

Ooh la la! Pop’s fiercest chameleon was spotted on the French Riviera last week, and her latest look is bohemian beach wave beauty. Messy, disheveled, this is an artful deconstruction of Rihanna’s naturally curly texture. We love how the on-trend style keeps hair away from her stunning features, while draping alluringly over the shoulder. It’s nice to see her raven hair color too; it helps her red lipstick pop.

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