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Fall Forecast: Hair & Makeup Trends to Know This Season

Fall Forecast: Hair & Makeup Trends to Know This Season

The arrival of a new season means many things for many people—and for us, it means looking back to February’s Fall/Winter 2016 NYFW for a refresh on what’s trending in the world of beauty. We’re happy to report that doing so has us starry-eyed with excitement. Prepare for a wash of color and beauty ranging in tone from dramatic, edgy and unexpected to charmingly laidback and whimsical. And best…

Head: Harvesting your best hue

A new season is upon us. We’re swapping out our cover-ups for sweaters and our gladiators for booties. Soon, every bit of our day will whisper warm and inviting—from our morning pumpkin spice latte to the richly colored leaves  we pass on our walk to work to the aroma of cinnamon candles burning in the evening. And during the season of all things warm and inviting, your hair should be, too.

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Secrets to Successful Hair Growth

Just as a watched pot never boils, watched hair never grows. Patience is a virtue when it comes to achieving a billowing mane—but luckily, there are products and tricks to aid in the process (and help make the wait a bit more bearable). In face, you’ll discover that you don’t necessarily have to go to great lengths to achieve great length.

4 BRAIDED LOOKS TO KICKSTART SUMMER

4 BRAIDED LOOKS TO KICKSTART SUMMER

There’s just something about braids that makes us crave them come summer. They transition flawlessly from casual to formal. They survive whatever summer fun you throw at them. And while they’re visually intriguing enough that they’re practically an accessory in their own right, they never seem to come across as fussy or overly contrived. Really, what’s not to love?

So you think you want bangs?

So you think you want bangs?

People get bangs for all sorts of reasons. Some people want to soften a high forehead. At least a few of you are going through a Zooey Deschanel phase. And others are simply looking for a bold new look. If you’ve found yourself tempted to join the ranks you’re not alone…and you’ve probably sent a few dozen selfies of yourself with faux-bangs to your friends, asking whether or not you should take the leap. It only seemed fair that we, your trusted stylists, be allowed to weigh in. And we think that yes, you should absolutely get bangs! We are all for it. As long as…

The Art of the Midday Hair Fix

We’ve all been there. Maybe you’re meeting an old friend for lunch, hitting up happy hour with colleagues, or planning a hot date after work. You look in the mirror and — Oh. My. God. The blowout you slaved over this morning has been replaced by something most unwelcome. To keep it from putting a damper on your day (or your look), here’s the Salon Blonde guide to fixing your hair in a pinch.

3 RUNWAY-INSPIRED HAIRSTYLES FOR WHEN YOU JUST CAN’T WITH THE HEAT

There are so many things to love about August. The Arizona days are long and lazy, the sunlight is so golden, it’s practically filtered, and we seem to savor summer a bit more knowing it’s on its way out. The only problem? It’s still hot—so hot—and we just can’t.

READY FOR A BOB? READ THIS FIRST.

READY FOR A BOB? READ THIS FIRST.

Something about changing seasons has us craving change in other aspects of our lives. We stare most wistfully at our inspiration boards, longing for that dreamy silk tunic, a relaxing beach trip—or a Karlie Kloss bob we haven’t been quite brave enough to tackle yet.

Spring Hair Forecast

With the official advent of spring, we’re finally feeling emotionally stable enough to look back at the Spring 2015 runways for some fresh inspiration—of the hair variety. New additions to our wardrobe, after all, are much more exciting when we’ve accordingly adjusted our beauty game. Read on for three looks we’ve earmarked as some of Spring/Summer 2015’s reigning trends.