Springtime is here, and with it comes the almost irresistible urge to update your do. So what’s in and what’s out? Overall, less hair product is more this year. Instead of heavy sprays and gels to force hair into submission, a lighter touch is prevalent, letting girls and women relax without worrying about having a hair out of place!
Long, loose and untamed is the fashion for the younger set; think Amanda Seyfried from Red Riding Hood, or youthful pop stars Selena Gomez and Miley Cyrus – or country singing sensation Taylor Swift. They all rock the loose waves or curls with style. Burt’s Bees’ Rosemary Mint Shampoo Bar provides nutrients to long, thick hair, strengthening and protecting against the ravages of the blow dryer!
The runway models at Donna Karen and Nicole Miller this spring were sporting loose, low buns and twists with plenty of flyaway wisps to lighten the severe effect. Hit the wisps with just a touch of light hold hairspray to keep the flyaway look under control but feminine – try Aubrey Organics’ Natural Missst.
Younger actresses like Emma Watson have been sheering their locks but short cuts are also trending for women in their 30’s -remember Michelle Williams sported a chic blond short cut at the Oscars, and Kiera Knightley has a soft brunette bob in her latest ads for Chanel. Halle Berry has been wear a short cut for years. Finish the look with EVOLVh SuperFinish Polishing Balm Apply it to wet hair, then blow dry to perfection!
Shoulder length hair is the choice for many women in their 40s. Ellen Pompeo of Grey’s Anatomy has lovely light brown hair that she alternately wears curly or straight. Catherine Zeta Jones has been wearing her hair shoulder length and loose at several events, forgoing the usual up swept curls or sleek bun. John Masters’ Dry Hair Nourishment and Defrizzer can keep hair from getting out of control when going from curly to straight, without weighing hair down.