Bobby pins are literally a hairstylist's best friend and every pro has a ton of them in their kit. If you think about it, bobby pins are the Cinderellas of hairstyling—they do all the work in the attic while barettes get all the attention. There is to be no visible sign of a single bobby pin, otherwise it'd ruin the illusion of a perfectly set 'do
But then again, if there's anything we've learned in beauty, it's that today's no-no can be tomorrow's biggest thing. And by the looks of it, visible bobby pins is no longer a faux pas. Just see these looks from your favorite celebrities:
1. Here's Bea Alonzo ditching barettes for golden bobby pins to make her side part sleek and dainty.
2. Spot Isabelle Daza do the same thing in this selfie, sporting the look to tame her beach waves.
3. To make sure her silky straight strands don't stray, Janella Salvador wore two pairs of pins on both sides of her hair. A bold choice, but those faux gemstones got us convinced!
Cop their looks with these elegant clips:
Lolita Hair Clip, P1290, NAMI, Nami.ph
Orchid Bloom Hair Clip, P290, PARFOIS, Glorietta 4
IMAGE Forever 21
Faux Gemstone Bobby Pin Set, P150, FOREVER 21, SM Megamall