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Struggling with waves?
Just because you've chopped off your locks doesn't mean you'd have to retire your curling iron. It's actually more fun to make waves on short hair, precisely because it'll take you less time and effort. There is, however, a slight science to
These are the styling mistakes you're probably making.
Just like coloring your hair, getting bangs can be a full-time commitment. Not everyone wakes up to a perfectly-styled fringe—yes, not even your favorite K-drama leading ladies. It takes effort to have bangs that puffy and perfect, but that doesn't mean you
Make those curls last!
We all know the struggle of using a curling iron on our own hair to achieve dreamy, IG-worthy waves. But sometimes, no matter how much hairspray you use, your curls still won't hold.What could you be doing wrong? Well, we discovered a
You won't need a separate curling iron to recreate this hairstyle!
A straightening iron, obviously, isn't the most ideal hairstyling tool for curling. The flat edges have the tendency to leave an unsightly dent on what could otherwise be a smooth curl. However, that doesn't mean you can't use a flat iron for
No heat? No problem.
If there’s one essential hairstyling skill every girl needs to master, it would be knowing how to give yourself beach waves. This effortless cool girl look works for practically every occasion—not to mention how it’s basically the “no-makeup” makeup look for hair.
Not being allowed to wear your hair short is just a myth.
For the longest time, there have been plenty of struggles for an ample-cheeked girl: Where to place your blush? How to do your brows so they frame your face right? What haircut balances out your face shape? How to look like your
No heat-styling required!
Here's one struggle of having bangs: If your strands are straight, chances are, they dry down looking limp and lifeless. To make them look bouncy and fresh, you'd have to blow dry them or use a straightening iron. While there's nothing wrong
It's like your hair, but better.
If you're not blessed with curling iron skills, then we bear good news. The grunge, "natural" hair look that was big in the '90s has never really gone out of style, and you can easily cop the look right now.Backstage at the Vetements'
We tried the viral hair tool and here's what happened.
I have what most consider as typical "Asian hair." It's dark and straight, with fine strands that resist most kinds of processing and heat styling. For this reason, my general experience with curling irons is sporadic. My hair is frizzy to start
Cop the glass hair trend you’ve been seeing on celebrities everywhere.
So this interesting "trend" coined as "glass hair" has emerged, and guess what? I absolutely think Filipinas are here for it…if we aren't already. Thing is, we've been obsessed with ultra-straight, ultra-glossy locks since even before Maria Clara's era, so girls, it’s
It's surprisingly simple.
A pixie cut may seem low-maintenance, but it requires the same level of commitment needed when bleaching and dyeing your hair a bright color. After all, if you want to keep your cropped locks looking fresh, you'll need monthly trims and a
Believe it or not, it takes actual effort to achieve such an effortless look.
We've read that Bumble & Bumble's Artistic Director Howard McClaren said: "The whole idea is to look like you couldn't care less even though, of course, you do." While Bumble & Bumble (their Surf Spray is the holy grail of beach babe waves!)
Fast and effortless!
With the right tricks up your sleeve, every day can be a good hair day. You don't even have to spend an hour fussing over your strands to do it—you'll be surprised at the difference a few quick fixes can do. So
A wizard with the scissors, Jude Hipolito clues us in on his particular brand of styling.
When I asked Jude Hipolito (one half of the masterminds behind JuRo Salon Exclusif) what the big deal with precision cutting was, he laughed. "That's the most abused phrase in the industry. Everyone claims to be a precision cutter!" he said with
Nope, it's not bangs!
Strands in their awkward length can be tricky to style, so if you have them, you have to choose: Do you want to pin them back and hide them or, like Gabbi Garcia, find a way to flaunt them? Check out this
Go for an effortlessly chic 'do!
"Messy" is not exactly the adjective we'd want to use for our hair, but the term has since evolved into something used to describe a hairstyle that's chic and effortless—compliments we'd gladly take any time. For a celeb-approved 'do that won't make
Go from pixie to Rapunzel in a flash.
You don't have to wait for your short hair to grow several inches longer to make your styling dreams come true. If you want long hair now and fast, you can always grab yourself some hair extensions to go from pixie to
Don't tear your hair out: You only need to know what's best for you.
While heat-styling tools have relieved us from the rollers that had to be kept on from sleep to breakfast to just before hitting-the-ground-running, they won't enjoy as much praise without their best assistant, the hair brush. Sidekicks they may be but, truth
Choose your weapons wisely.
Your mission, if you choose to accept it (because not all girls will!), is to tame your tresses as well as a seasoned stylist, such that no one will be able to tell you did it to yourself. We present you an
Straighten those tresses like a pro!
The 1970s was when women sported mid-parted, stick-straight locks that fell way past the waist, which one could only get by trusting a friend enough not to toast one's locks as she quite literally ironed it in much the same way we