Posts tagged "hair color"

Poll: Would You Dip-Dye Your Hair?

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By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 15, 2011

Who Makes More Money: Blondes, Brunettes, Or Redheads?

If you're looking to make more money at your job in 2011, you might want to think about coloring your hair. What does your hair color have to do with your income? Well, when it comes to women, more than you'd think. Find of which shade makes the most dough. Read more ...
By: StyleList Home / January 2, 2011

Jared Leto’s Rockin’ A Blue ‘Do

Jared Leto is a master of the Facebook—he constantly uploads sweet stuff to his page. But apparently, he's not giving his new blue 'do enough coverage. So, Jared Leto's Mint Blue Hair is showing off his awesome style — which, as you'll notice in the photo to the right, he…
By: Simcha / December 5, 2010

Will Going Blond Turn Nicole Richie Into A Ditz (Again)?

Last December, Nicole Richie played into the dumb blond stereotype by saying she felt smarter as a brunette. So now that she's gone back to having blond hair, has her brain cell tally gone down? [NYC, 9/29/10]…
By: Annika Harris / September 29, 2010

Will You Go Gray, Like Model Kristen McMenamy, Or Color Your Hair?

I know a woman who has tried to cover her gray hairs by coloring them, but at-home kits, no matter what the box says, really suck at covering gray hairs. So she's tried, at different times, blending the gray hair with both light and dark hair. It hasn't worked. But I say she should embrace…
By: Annika Harris / July 28, 2010

Do You Like Katherine Heigl As A Brunette Or A Blonde?

Katherine Heigl has been sporting dark brown, almost black hair for most of the year. But recently, she lopped off several inches and switched things up to a curly bob for the "Killers" premiere. Her blond hair fit the Hollywood sweetheart role so well; it's no wonder she's said some off-the-wall things about…
By: Annika Harris / June 2, 2010

Try This New Home Hair Dye Technique

Do you dye your hair at home? If so, this inventive technique from U.K. hair empire Toni & Guy may interest you. It's one of the easiest-sounding strategies we've heard in a long time. All you have to do is braid your hair and paint dye over it, which, reports British Vogue, is "ideal…
By: Leonora Epstein / May 21, 2010

Change Your Hair A Lot? Probably Means You’re Psycho

You know the cliche—women who chop off all their hair are going through a breakup. [I did it! -- Editor Amelia] There is some truth behind this assumption, according to psychotherapist Heather Turgeon, who explains that, "Hairstyles are one of the most obvious, defining changes women can make to their appearance." Although Turgeo…
By: Leonora Epstein / May 14, 2010

Changing Your Hair Says A Lot About You

It's one thing to update your hairstyle regularly and keep it fresh and stylish. It's another thing to change it every time you step foot in the salon. Or is it? We've known plenty of women over the years (celebrities especially) who are constantly changing their looks. Blonde one day, brunette the next. Long wave…
By: StyleList Home / May 12, 2010

Blondes Have More Fun, And More Money

You know the saying. Well, now it seems blondes not only have more fun, but they're paid better, too. Researchers found that brunettes and redheads make seven percent less than blondes do, though the reasoning simply cannot be determined. Olga Uskova, president of the International Blondes Association, explains it by saying,"We also do better i…
By: Bianca Posterli / April 5, 2010

Hair Model Citizen: Punk Rock Strawberry Blonde

Now, this is not a hair color that we would normally advocate. It's a little red, a little blond, and the cut itself is all over the place. That said, Micky Green is an Australian pop star making an appearance at the Chanel show, so when it comes to being the right hair on the…
By: Erin Flaherty / March 9, 2010

When Anna Says Red, You Go Red

We've all heard the stories of Anna Wintour casually suggesting something of a beauty change to a model or designer and theverynexthour said model or designer has put that piece of "advice" into effect. Well, word is that model Maggie Rizer (she was huge in the late '90s/early '00s and featured in campaig…
By: Nina Carbone / February 11, 2010

Quick Beauty Tip: Hair Color And Short Hair

A few months ago, I decided to lop off all my hair and get a short pixie cut. I knew going into it that I'd have to get my hair cut more often to keep up the shape. What I didn't consider as much was my color (I've been highlighting my hair blond forever). I…
By: Leonora Epstein / January 29, 2010

Quick Tip Of The Day: Change Your Shampoos

This hair tip might not be anything too innovative, but it's something so basic that it's easily forgotten. If your hair has been looking dull and colorless lately, switch your shampoo! This applies especially to people with dyed hair or highlights, as buildup from your old shampoo will darken your locks and make you…
By: Leonora Epstein / January 22, 2010

Should I Get A Cut Or Color First?

I go to two separate hairdressers for my cut and color, yet often I like to schedule both appointments within a few days of each other to take care of my hair as quick as I can. Perhaps you also have stylists you stay loyal to, or you're pressed for time and need to…
By: Leonora Epstein / November 16, 2009

Blondes Don’t (Always) Have More Fun

You know those T-shirts that say "Blondes Have More Fun"? They make me sort of wistful. For a hefty portion of my life, being blonde was a significant part of my identity, one that was hard to give up. I was born blonde and remained naturally so until junior high, when my hair started to…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 22, 2009

Sneaky Tips For Prolonging Your Hair Color

My biggest beauty expense has to be my hair color. Each year, I willingly give hundreds and hundreds of dollars to salons. However, I've been in a weird situation lately where I am looking to cut back on my expenses, but not willing to give up my super blonde locks. My answer has bee…
By: Leonora Epstein / September 8, 2009

Mind Of Man: Gentlemen Prefer Redheads

A reader wrote in asking me why most men are “fascinated” with redheads. In this instance, I think “fascinated” is a nice way of saying “obsessed.” She admitted to being a redhead, and, therefore, the object of such ardor. She’s asked these men why they are so drawn to the crimson-haired, and the best she…
By: John DeVore / August 12, 2009