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Fuller Braids: The Trick I Learned on Set that makes every Braid better

Have you ever wondered how to get fuller braids without using extensions? Keep reading for the trick I learned on set that makes every braid better! When I think back to my set days as a wardrobe stylist, I’m reminded how many tricks of different trades were regularly traded in whispers between dressing talent and standing on set with a kit at the ready. Deborah Lippman was the first to tell me that you actually needed a primer under a base coat for a manicure that would last. Addie Markowitz taught me to stop touching my hair when it …

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2 Floral Hair Tutorials that are Perfect for Summer!

I have been so taken with all of the stunning plants and flowers that seem to be finding their stride right about now. Last weekend we were swimming at my parents’ house and I was enamored with the crawling vines and abundant blooms that filled their backyard. I’ve yet to make it out of the grocery store any time this past month with out adding peonies to our cart. (‘Tis the season!) It’s no wonder I love this new sulfate-free collection by Herbal Essences that is inspired by nature and has real botanicals. We’re so excited to …

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How to French Braid: An Easy Step-by-Step Tutorial for A Relaxed French Braid

The French braid is such a classic hairstyle, and once you know how, it’s easy to do it yourself. Learn how to French braid with this step by step tutorial, for an effortless and chic style. The french braid was my ultimate childhood hairstyle. I coveted them when I saw them walking the halls of my elementary school and was privy to them only on occasions such as dance recitals or wedding receptions. My mom didn’t know how to french braid, so she would take me to the local salon on such occasions. A Relaxed French Braid The french …

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How To Wear Tie-Dye 12 Ways

It’s impossible to think of tie-dye without conjuring up images of 1960’s hippies or more present day elementary school field trips. Thanks to a slew of designers though, tie-dye is actually becoming quite chic. This is one of those rare trends that works whether you are a self-declared minimalist or more-is-more is your vibe. You can take a note from Anna Wintour herself and choose a sophisticated dress with a pleated skirt or channel your inner off-duty model with a pair of vintage mom jeans and the trend in tee form. Either …

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