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New Fishtail Chignon!


  Loving this new spin on the fishtail braid and chignon! It’s simple enough to wear with a casual look but elegant enough to wear for a formal occasion!

The Chignon Weekend Wear

Amy Adams, Chignon, Amy Adams hair, Amy Adams hair style

Big plans for the weekend? An easy and chic way to get spruced up for a night out on the town is tying your hair back into a simple updo. Yes I said simple! Updos do not need to be complicated and time consuming, try a soft braided chignon with these tips from Edward Tricomi,…

Kim Kardashian’s Wedding Hair Style


Every woman wants (and deserves!) to look like a princess on her wedding day, and Kim Kardashian was no exception. Kim looked every bit the princess she wanted to be with makeup by Mario Dedivanovich and hair by Peter Savic. Her hair was styled in a sleek, elegant chignon and crowned with a stunning jeweled…

The Chignon Hits Fashion Week

beckham top knot

I spent much of February preparing for or at Fashion Week, and let me tell you – it’s exciting, sure, but a lot more exhausting than it looks! However, it’s an exciting way to observe as trends are born. It’s also a way to revisit the classics! Look at shows like the Venexiana and Woman’s…

What’s Your Party Hair Personality?

jessica simpsor low ponytail

In New York, Fashion Week has started, and that means going to endless events that require primping. For those of you who aren’t taking part in that, you are not off the hook either. Christmas and New Years may be over, but Valentines Day is coming up, and before we know it, all sorts of…

Valentine’s Day: Romance Begins With Your Hair


Do you have someone special to celebrate next week with? Well, whether you do or do not, this is a great excuse to celebrate yourself and up the “wow” factor. We consulted celebrity hairstylist, Paul Labrecque, who shared his secrets for achieving muse-like curls, seductive waves, lovely chignons and a few additional flirty looks that…

Tying the Knot ala Giovanni Giuntoli


Bridal season is nearing and our newly engaged soon-to-be brides are on the hunt for the perfect hairstyle.  Since Brides today demand perfection in all aspects of the day, why not ‘relax’ a bit when it comes to their hair?   Whether it was loosely-opened chignons, playful accessories, or imperfectly textured French Twists, Giovanni Giuntoli, who…

Guido’s Fall Hair Trends Portfolio


So who is Guido you all ask?  He is the hair guru at Redken.  What he says we listen.  He has released his fall/winter 2008 hair trend report and it is beautiful.  Guido designed and executed the hair at more than 30 shows including Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan, Versace and Louis Vuitton and has put…