Hollywood bombshell Scarlett Johansson is back in the glossies to promote her new movie, Ghost in the Shell. The clothes from Gucci’s Spring Collection offer a peek at upcoming fashions, yet it Scarlett’s new hairdo that captures our eye. Sporting a new blonde crop with a subtle undercut that gives the style freedom to swing and move, it freshens up Scarlett’s look, helping to expose her delicate neck and create an illusion of lift for her cheekbones. See more images and learn how to steal this look in the notes. Click for StyleNotes →
The word undercut usually calls to mind extreme contrast and punk influence, but not all undercut styles are edgy statements. Recently, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, and Malin Akerman have debuted short shapes that show a different side of the undercut, a more glamorous, tailored side. These cuts aren’t conservative, but but they use contrasting lengths to create versatile, feminine, lean silhouettes. Learn more about getting the look in the style notes. –– Laura Martin
With her distinctive features, bleached-blonde hair, and punk-rock attitude Debbie Harry will always be a darling of fashion and style. The latest star to take on her iconic 80s image is modern beauty, Scarlett Johansson. Pictured for the cover story of W, the voluptuous leading lady hardly has the same body shape, and her plain-vanilla virtues are no match for Debbie’s badass ways, but even so, she looks great. Her hairstyle is particularly reminiscent of the pioneering songstress; learn how to create your own retro-inspired 80s ‘do in the notes.
When were looking for a new hairstyle that will be our ‘most flattering ever ‘do’ we often prefer to search out latest trends instead of thinking more about our face shape and what will suit it best. While the shape of your face isn’t the only determining factor––hair type and lifestyle also have a big influence––choosing a cut that fits and complements your features is the first step in the direction of great hair style. Click the notes to learn what cuts best suit what face. –– Kelly Rowe