Joan Smalls, resident Latina model and brunette bombshell, traded in her usual dark sleek style for touseled platinum waves. You know what they say, once you go platinum you never go back. Do you dare to take the platinum plunge like miss Smalls?
Nor’easter Stella has come and gone but the ice-cold chill of winter still lingers in the air. Maybe it’s because everywhere we turn, we find more celebrities catching on to the cold new trend— ice blonde hair! Click for StyleNotes →
Coco Rocha is the star of the new Balmain Hair Couture campaign. The Canadian model became the face –– and hair –– of the brand’s ‘Icons’ line. Lensed by An Le in NYC, the images reflect a big city girl on the go as Gotham stands in her wake. What we love is the transformation of hair color; normally a brunette, Coca became platinum blonde bombshell for this campaign as an illustration of the power of reinvention. If platinum blonde is a look you’ve always dreamed about, we say break your boundaries and go for it. But before you do, discover the five big things you should know about bleaching to blonde. Click for StyleNotes →
You walked out of the salon with beautiful blond strands that could rival Kate Bosworth, and for a few weeks you do believe the old adage of blondes have more fun. It’s all wonderful, until you realize your hair is brassy, fried, or worse…green. Sound familiar? I feel your pain. Blonde is known to be difficult to maintain, and if you’re not using the write products or taking the right steps you could unknowingly be ruining your golden mane. But don’t fret, with a few tweaks to your routine, you can have your blonde and wear it all summer long! Click through to the notes to learn what you need to add to your blonde hair arsenal. –– Michelle RotbartClick for StyleNotes →
Platinum blonde is the biggest color trend of the summer, but maintaining an ashy silver tone while frequenting beaches and outdoor concerts can be extremely challenging. This color, which is extra-pale, but slightly buttery, is the perfect solution. The slightly warm tone sparkles in the daytime but still looks icy in the softer light of evening. Get the formula and tips on achieving glossy, even blonde in the notes. –– Laura Martin Click for StyleNotes →