From the daily archives: "Monday, May 11, 2015"

bella hadid

Starring in the spring cover story from Grey Magazine, Bella Hadid reminds us of the vintage flair of fashionable headscarves. The sultry brunette wears jumbled curls and messy styles with colorful kerchiefs wrapped in a variety of innovative and effortlessly chic ways, creating a cool modern take on the look made famous by Jackie O. This is a trending style for the summer season; learn more about it in the notes.

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bed head

Bedhead style is a must for the summer. I feel it embodies the carefree season. But bedhead can drift easily from ‘just the right amount of sexy imperfection’ to ‘is that Medusa marauding down Broadway.’ But don’t worry, you can achieve your desired bedhead look. Everyone’s mussy style will be a little different but that alluring nonchalance of perfectly imperfect hair is a winner on any wearer. To learn how to get the best disheveled look, click through to style notes. –– Michelle Rotbart

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soft auburn

When it comes to red shades it’s the bright ones that get all the attention. But a subdued red is just as beautiful. A soft auburn like the one shown here is a delicate mix of copper, coral, gold, and ruby hues that creates a complex shimmering hue. It’s flattering on a variety of skin tones and the variety of undertones allows the color to shift, taking on the character of the surrounding shades, so it’ll never clash with your ensemble. Click the style notes for this must have formula. –– Laura Martin

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brunette

Brunettes understand that drastic color changes are not something to take lightly. Dark hair can be stubborn when it comes to lightening and it’s prone to fading once your dream color is achieved. Dark roots return quickly, and frequent retouching can leave hair fried and fragile. For all of these reasons, if you’re a natural brunette you may think pastel is out of your reach. But you’re wrong. Click the style notes to learn the pros tips and tricks to pulling of pastel shades in brown hair. –– Laura Martin

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