hair tutorials

Double-Knotted Low Ponytail Hair Tutorial

On busy days, the low ponytail is my go-to hairstyle. It’s fast and easy! I consulted one of my favorite Hollywood hair stylists to give it an update and she delivered with this twist– the double knotted low ponytail! Kat is the story of internships gone right. She is proof that when you hustle and make yourself invaluable, your boss will keep you around no matter what. She continued to be my go-to gal on styling jobs as well as an associate editor on the blog for years after her stint as an intern. Now, she’s also a super …

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The Hair Stylist Secret to 5 Minute Waves

This hair stylist shared her secret to getting perfectly imperfect texture and waves in just 5 minutes… The fact that I have ever owned a hair straightener in my life is completely laughable. My hair is nothing if not stick straight, all on it’s own, no hot tools necessary.  I definitely prefer it with some texture and a wave, but the struggle is real when it comes to being short on time some mornings.  We popped into Martha Lynn’s Austin salon, Mirror Mirror last week and asked her to show us a thing or two about …

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Topsy Tail Pigtails Hair Tutorial

This Hair Tutorial is so easy to follow,  if you can put your hair in pigtails, you can do these topsy tail pigtails. It’s a fun, cute style that takes me back to my school days. If you’re feeling advanced, stick some flowers in it in the end! Do you remember the topsy tail?  It was quite the craze during my middle school years and a mother’s dream since all you had to do was simply separate the hair immediately above a simple ponytail and tuck the ponytail up and through it creating a roll of hair on either …

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7 Easy Braids to Try in 2021

Nothing makes me want to freshen things up like the start of a new year. If you’re feeling a little bored with your hair, consider trying out one of these 7 braided hairstyle ideas that range from simple to intricate. There are a lot of misconceptions about braids. First, that you have to have very long hair to wear braids. That is simply not true! There are even ways to braid short hair. Second, there is a misnomer that braids are always difficult which is also false. While french braids and mermaid braids may look intricate and take …

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