Wednesday, March 1, 2017

New Looks Just for Him

Oh Man!
New Looks Just for Him

Style and grooming trends are as diverse as the men who wear them, and today's current looks show evidence that the diversity of options is ever-expanding. We see everything from classic tapered styles and the lingering of the man bun to a variety of fades and undercuts with personal touches to make a unique statement. Read on for a glimpse of things to come...according to experts from around the world. To read the full article, click here.

Texture Takeover at NYFW

Texture Take @ Fashion Week NY

This season the Michael Costello collection was about glamorous, sexy vixens. Kien Hoang used Oribe Hair Care to create what he describes as "a rock-and-roll feel" with the hair by producing big and bold Afro textures and shapes on the models' natural hair. To view the full article, click here.

Where to Start with Hair Extensions

Hair Extensions

Hair extensions are a great tool for adding volume and overall length, or even for including fun splashes of color that you may not normally do on your natural hair. But with the various types, lengths, colors, and textures of hair that are available not to mention all of the different methods for adding them, how do you know where to start when considering extensions for yourself?

Why Have Extensions Done

There are many reasons for adding hair extensions. They are ideal for those with fine, thin hair or for people who are not able to effectively grow their hair long or thick enough. Hair extensions can even be added to even out your natural density of hair, like if you have certain areas that are finer or thinner than others. They can also help ease the process for growing hair out. To other people, hair extensions are simply a means in which to provide a whole new look. Regardless of reason for having extensions, there’s an option for most everyone.... Read the entire article here.

At the Oscars - Red Carpet Beauty

Oscar Beauty Simplified

As always, the Oscars were a glamorous affair last night as the stars strutted down the red carpet with luscious waves and bold red lipsticks. Replicate these must-have Old Hollywood beauty looks with products from Palladio and Keratin Complex. 

Bold Reds on the Red Carpet
Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, and Emma Roberts rocked the red lip on the red carpet last night, and matched it with classic black liner and mascara for the eyes. Get the look with Palladio’s Dreamy Matte Lipstick ($7.50) in, of course, Red Carpet for the lips, and for the eyes, the Fifty-Fifty Cat-Eye Liquid Liner + Smoky Kajal($15) and the Double Agent Lash Extender + Undercover Fiber Booster ($12).

Waves on Waves
Karlie Kloss, Emma Stone, and Amy Adams made an old “Hollywood Glam” appearance on the red carpet last night with side swept waves in their hair. Get this look with Keratin Complex’s Infusion Keratin Replenisher ($29), a hydrating styling cream that replenishes and revitalizes hair for a silky, shiny finish. Use theTransformer Interchangeable Styling Rod ($169) to create those toussled waves and finish it off with Flex Flow Flexible Shaping Hairspray ($25) for a light hold.

Full Brows and Glossy Lips
Hailee Steinfeld and Janelle Monae both looked stunning with their full brows and glossy lips. Get the look with Palladio’s Velvet Matte Lip Color ($7) in Sateen and use the Silk FX Eyeshadow Palette ($12) in A La Mode for those smoky eyes. To get the boldest of brows, use the Brow Definer Micro Pencil ($7) and finish it off with the Brow Obsessed Mousse with Fibers ($8) to build sparse brows and fill in any gaps.

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