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The London Fashion Week Look You Have to See

The London Fashion Week Look You Have to See

It’s hard to believe that there’s a real model under all this makeup…but there is! Gareth Pugh is no stranger to envelope-pushing beauty, but this is particularly stunning. Though there’s little to inspire a real street look (do love that hair, though…), this is awe-inspiring in terms of originality and execution.

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Get the Look: Olivia Palermo’s Textured Braid

“A braid is flattering on everyone, and can work for a day at the office, a night out, or your favorite music festival,” says Dove celebrity stylist, Mark Townsend. “Added bonus: your hair will have great texture when you take the braid out!” Personally I love it as a versatile gym look.

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A Unique Runway Ponytail You Could Rock From-Day-to-Night (and to the Gym!)

A Unique Runway Ponytail You Could Rock From Day to Night (and to the Gym!)

It’s not often that we see a truly unique look on a runway these days (putting aside clownish, over-the-top beauty and hair styles that no one would wear in real life). Public School managed to show one that was fresh, easy to re-create and versatile enough to wear day to night.

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Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo

Living Proof Perfect Hair Day Dry Shampoo

Forget that Jennifer Aniston is involved; the reason I trust Living Proof blindly is that all of their products were developed by scientists, meaning they put function first and foremost. These must work!! True to that, I have yet to try anything from them that I don’t love…

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Klorane Shampoo & Conditioning Balm: Natural Born Cleaners

If you have great hair, all you need is a pair of sunglasses and your favorite bag to feel put-together when you step out the door. Proper brushing plays a part in this, but products do too and it’s always best to go the natural route here.

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You May be Brushing Your Hair the Wrong Way

We’ve been brushing our hair all our lives…but have we been doing it the right way? Minimizing time spent getting ready is a goal we all have, but quickly brushing out the tangles is the bare minimum you can do for your locks.

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It’s Hot! Alternatives to Heat Styling Products

Walk into Mark Garrison’s namesake Manhattan salon and you just might see one of his many celebrity clients, which include Scarlett Johansson, Ashley Judd and Sandra Bullock. The affable hair expert clearly knows a thing or two about styling-discerning clients.

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Celebrity Stylist Share Summer's Greatest Haircut

Celebrity Stylist Share Summer’s Greatest Haircut

Other than stocking up on sunscreen and flats, the only other thing to do for summer is get a really great haircut, right? This is the most popular time of year to get a cut for obvious reasons. For the greatest summer look, I asked celebrity stylist Michael Dueñas…

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Natural Oils and Recipes for Healthy Hair and Skin

Natural Oils and Recipes for Healthy Hair and Skin

If you’re on a budget you might want to consider replacing some of your beauty products with natural oils; they’re quick and cost-effective. Plus, they smell great and usually work double-duty via a calming aromatherapy effect!

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