All posts tagged: hair

Fifty Shades Of Gray (I Swear It’s Not What You Think!)

Whoever said gray hair is only for grannies was sadly mistaken! Some celebrities may have hopped on the gray hair trend a bit early like Sevyn Streeter, Rihanna, Pink, and Ellie Goulding. But one of our favorite models, Jourdan Dunn, has proved that gray hair is definitely in style for summer 2015, when she previewed her newly colored hair for Coachella on her Instagram account. Here are four ways to dye your hair gray without resembling Cruella De Vil (yikes!) Silver Hair Goddess Add Some Pastel The Good Old Ombre Go for a Bolder and Darker look No matter how you choose to do it, gray hair is here to stay for a while. You can wear it short, long, straight, curly, braided or twisted up, bantu knot it, whatever suits your style. To help out with the dyeing process, Refinery29 made a how-to guide on going gray. Go check it out! Now that you can stylishly twin it with granny this summer, check out the different styles and share your favorite in the comments below! By Sherdrain Johnson …

Wrap Into Style

In the dark moments of bad hair days, we get reminded of the lack of solutions there are to maintain frizzy ends right before exiting the door. Luckily the life-saving fashion trend, the headband, can fix your hair dilemma in 3 short steps or less. Not only is it an emergency hair solution, but it also instantly adds personality to your outfits with its variety of choices including different patterns, styles, and colors. Which one would you wear? Pretty in pink. Wear this soft and light weight hair scarf as a hair accessory on a day you don’t feel like doing your hair. For a grunge look, wear this thick charcoal turban-styled head wrap as a sporty head accessory. This electric blue floral head wrap would look amazing with a blue box shaped over sized t-shirt and a pair of white sneakers. This exotic head wrap is cute and accessible. You can wear it with any of your clothes and it will create an instant fierce look. This mesh head wrap has a pretty floral print. You could …

Center of Attention

Sometimes making the decision to change your entire hairstyle can be a bit frightening. Hair grows back, yes, but not that quickly! So if you’re in need of a change but want a less definitive alteration, we suggest going with a simpler solution: changing up your part! Middle parts have been seen all over the runways and fashion spreads lately, so why not take part in such an easy yet new look for your ‘do? It’s (literally) a straightforward look that you’ll feel bold pulling off. Here are a few of our favorite examples rocking the middle part. So if you’re feeling non-committal, take a closer look at this perfect look for the new year. By Carolyn Gladd

Two Tones, One Amazing New Hairstyle

Tired of the cliche highlights? Dye your hair a funky color and can no longer take the upkeep? Next time you’re going for a two-tone look, try an ombré style! The ombré is a relief to those who want to finally stop dying their hair; get the look by letting your natural roots grow in! Of course, it’s up to you how subtle you’d like this look to be. There are tons of ways to take on this new hair venture. Whether you go the salon route to find the perfect shade to catch the fade-in from your roots or find a drugstore equivalent that gives you the look you’re looking for while you’re growing out your latest hair trend, there is plenty of room for experimenting! Feel free to let your hair show off your wild (and tame!) sides simultaneously! By Carolyn Gladd

Glam Your Tresses

Blair Waldorf may have outgrown headbands, but that doesn’t mean you have to! An easy way to keep those gorgeous locks off your face during the waves of heat is pull one of these on. Your hair can be piled on top of your head or loosely grazing your shoulders. Headbands can be accustomed to any outfit and hairstyle! By Carolyn Gladd