Olivia Wilde has been a style icon since she came into the Hollywood scene – does anyone else remember her as Alex on The OC? Even then, she was a total hairstyle chameleon. Since then she’s been paired with funny-guy heartthrob Jason Sudeikis and together they make up some serious #stylegoals. From lobs to platinum bobs, blunt bangs and waves to extra long locks, center parts, side braids, and slicked-back updos, it seems as though there is no style that Olivia Wilde can’t pull off!
As a society, we are increasingly aware of the choices we make towards healthy lifestyles. From watching what we eat, to what we wear and what we’re putting on our hair and skin. While you shouldn’t have to waiver with your lifestyle choices, you also shouldn’t have to sacrifice your hair. Making it easier than ever, Biolage has created three new vegan treats for your hair!
Everyone seems to have the look of LOVE in their eyes this season. Whether it’s residual feelings from Valentine’s Day or the uptick in peachy pastels from this year’s Pantone Color of the Year, we can’t help but fall head over heels for the season’s hottest shades. Taking our trends from fashion – floral had a huge influence this season. Prints and pastel shades also work wonders with a warmer palate. To showcase our favorite way to work with this movement we’ve rounded up some of our favorite floral shades of the season!
Once you’ve scoured Pinterest and Instagram for the exact shade you’re looking for, next is how to describe what you are looking for to your stylist. Although showing them a picture is your best bet what you’ve also go to do is explain WHY you like that particular image so they can best translate the look you’re going for with your individualized style. Keep reading to help close the gap between desired style and outcome.
Summer is just a hop skip and a jump away and as we feverishly await the spring season it is never too late to dream about the colors we’ll be seeing! While we love all shades of the rainbow, our eyes can’t help but light up when blondes enter the scene. Adding bits of blonde can instantly add interest to a braid, bring out complexion, or make your eyes pop! While we all love the shade, sometimes it can be difficult to know which shade is best for you or your client. With a plethora of new formulas and endless possibilities from artists, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite blonde shades you’ll be seeing everywhere this season!
No one does shimmer and glam quite like Sherri Hill. Best known for creating dresses that enhance the female shape, her collections always aim for fashion-forward and form fitting! Hill originally gained traction when Miss USA, Miss America, and Miss Universe contestants consistently won wearing her pieces. She debuted her latest Fall/Winter 2019 collection at New York Fashion Week. When it came to her creations, this season was no exception! From jumpsuits to bright shades, feathers, and embellished beauties, each design had its own Cinderella moment.
Clients usually come in with the same request each time. They want MORE. They loved what you did last time and as soon as they sit in your chair they want more of the same. They want their hair to be longer (and healthier), blonde to be brighter, and color to be more vibrant. While an obvious action would be to bump the bleach and add more foils, adding darker colors will actually make hair appear brighter. The key to getting a color to stand out this season? Contrast!
Imagine a haircut that could tame even the wildest of strands, allowing clients to “wash-and-go” simply because the cut is that good! That’s the goal of every precision cut. A style that once reigned supreme during the ’60s, a precision cut focuses on creating near-perfect ends and angles. Much like the name implies, the meticulous cutting technique requires extreme precision, focus and attention to detail. Here, five things to keep in mind for your next precision cut.
With an array of new shades available from Matrix, we’ve seen hair color take on new heights this year. Hues from magnificent marigold, brilliant blonde, electric blue, vibrant violet, dusty pink or deep auburn red prove that hair color is able to take on any shade of the rainbow, and with Matrix do so brilliantly. Matrix knows that achieving the color is only one part of the equation, keeping it is the other. Keep reading to see our top tips for prolonging the life of your hair color!