Author: James

7 Short-Hair Styling Mistakes to Avoid

October 18, 2017

Excessive Blow-Drying Lazy women, rejoice and hit snooze. “It’s better to blow a short cut around 50 percent dry, run a little wax or serum through it, then let it air-dry on its own,” says hairstylist Garren of the Garren New York salon in New York City. “That gives it natural-looking lift.” COPYRIGHT ©2012 THE […]

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Modern Pin-Up at the Viva Las Vegas Pageant Girls Share Beauty Tips

October 18, 2017

APRIL 26, 2017 facebook dialog Pinterest Email Miss Monique Sweet/Instagram Monique Sweet The Secret: Technicolor Hair “I’m known for my perfectly-coiffed, ruby-red mermaid hair. I’m lucky that my hair type allows me to get away with washing it just once a week. It’s a bit of a chore, since it’s long and thick and the […]

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Hair Plopping Is the Easiest Way to Dry Your Curly Hair

October 18, 2017

Curly folks, listen up: The search is over. The secret to obtaining the frizz-free curls of your dreams is to, simply put, lose the hot tools. Forget blow-drying. Don’t even think about pulling out the diffuser. The easiest (and fuss-free) way to dry your coils — without attracting added static — is to plop. Silly […]

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Ways to Air-Dry Your Hair (No Matter Your Hair Type)

October 18, 2017

Getty Images Ashley Olsen’s Volumized Waves Ashley’s waves in this picture are lived-in without being frizzy, and they’re 100 percent created by air-drying. Hairstylist Mark Townsend started by raking a palmful of hydrating mousse through her damp hair. To add lots of volume, Townsend says he put her hair in “a big, loose braid for nice, even […]

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Mysterious ‘braid-choppers’ are drugging women and cutting off their hair in India

October 18, 2017

Shaqeela Sajad was sweeping the front porch last week when a masked man dressed in black forced a handkerchief over her nose and attacked her. “When I opened my eyes in the hospital, I found my braid had been hacked,” said Sajad, 24, who is pregnant with her first child, from her home in Srinagar […]

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Can a fragrance primer make your favorite perfume last all day long? FEMAIL puts a scent-boosting spray to the test with impressive results

October 18, 2017

If you’re going to spend upwards of $50 on a fragrance, you want the scent to remain fresh and robust throughout the day. Many, however, don’t seem to last through the morning commute. A lack of longevity is not necessarily your fragrance’s fault. Factors like dry skin and storage environment (heat and humidity break down […]

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Are these the biggest beauty game-changers EVER? From an everlasting candle to magnetic false eyelashes, we investigate the latest innovations

October 18, 2017

One Two Cosmetics Magnetic Lashes I love getting lash extensions, but the upkeep can be really timely, not to mention costly. And applying false lashes with glue has always been a skill that has eluded me. So I was pumped to try magneticfalsies. The concept is easy: You put one set above your top lashes and […]

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They stole the shows! From Shay Mitchell’s rope braid to Mandy Moore’s bow-topped pony, FEMAIL details the best front-row hair looks from NYFW

October 18, 2017

New York Fashion Week fall 2017 was rife with stunning, must-try hair looks this season. Many of our favorite moments were, of course, spotted on the runways. The  ‘knitted bangs’ at Jenny Packham and the ‘Minnie Mouse’ double bun look worn by It models like Bella Hadid and Taylor Hill at Anna Sui top our […]

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