From the daily archives: "Friday, January 17, 2014"


Earlier this week we told you about the emerging braiding trend: accent braids. And today queen of the dance, Julianne Hough, popped up to support our assertion. This new type of twine offers the chance to scatter whimsical, bohemian braids all around your hairstyle, without worrying too much about form or structure. Like Julianne, simply use this look for breezy, beachy looks that add a touch of flower power to your style. For our tips, click notes.

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Kirsten Dunst’s latest role is to be the first-ever spokesperson for L’Oréal Professional, and this archetypal blonde bombshell, sexy roll in the hay hairstyle will be used to anchor the upcoming promotional campaign. It’s the kind of sultry style that every girl wants, but few know how to create. But from roller-setting to curling wands to American Wave there’s actually a few options for anyone who fancies giving this sure-to-get-you-noticed look a try this weekend. For our tips, click style notes.

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Star of hit show, Girls, Zosia Mamet joined the stampede towards bob-length hair with her latest chop. Her natural texture is fine to medium with a gorgeous shine; this modern, jaw length bob with soft and gentle layers promotes the illusion of extra thickness and volume while the clean lines and soft shape help to show off the health of her hair. The side-swept bangs showcase simple classic style and it’s a great way to elongate the features of the face. The bangs also bring attention to her bright, sultry eyes. For the color a shimmering dark brown adds sparkle and dimension.  For tips on styling similar shapes, click style notes.

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