From the daily archives: "Thursday, May 7, 2015"

beach hair

It’s that time of the year where the weather is warming up and trips to the beach may be on your horizon. Everyone loves beachy hair texture, but spend enough time in the ocean and you may be left with more texture than you wanted, and a dried out feel. So how can you take a dip in the ocean and make the salty water work for you so you don’t have to shower and style before heading out? Click the notes. –– Kelly Rowe

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olsens

Ashley Olsen is not one to disappoint in terms of fashion or beauty, and her outfit for the Met Gala red carpet was no different. She sported a delicate chiffon dress with ruffles and an amazing half up/half down hairstyle paired with gold accessories. Her effortless style was flawless. Care to try on Ashely’s look? Click through to style notes to learn how to achieve this ‘do, no invite to the MET gala required. –– Michelle Rotbart

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dancerbunBallerina buns are usually prim and proper, the perfect pairing for a tutu. This highly textured variant feels more appropriate for hip hop. It’s still polished, but the nubby surface of the bun contrasts the sleek sides and gives the shape an edgy twist. Wear this style to your favorite dance class, for a night on the town, or any time you want to look both innovative and elegant. Learn to create it in the notes. –– Laura Martin

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braidshats

Spring is a season when you need to be prepared for anything; sometimes in a single day the weather will cycle through wind, rain, and sun. This style will carry you through these changes un-phased. The braids keep hair neat and can look boho or edgy depending on how their finished. The hat ups the cool factor, hides greasy roots and protects you from the sun. No matter what the day brings, this look can take it. Click the style notes for step-by-step instructions. –– Laura Martin

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