How long have you had your current hairstyle? For me, it might be at least 7 years, OK there have been various lengths, layers added, layers removed, and too many crazy up-dos to mention, but overall, my hair hasn’t changed much, I’m a bangs, long, brown hair kind of girl. Don’t get me wrong, I do love my hair, I find it weird when I see old photos where I don’t have a fringe, but I have always loved the idea of adding colour, but without the damage. That’s where Schwarzkopf Professional’s Igora Colorworx comes in, vibrant hues that offer intense
Combine my love of braids with fashion illustrations and you are on to a winner, which is exactly what Kérastase have done with this handy free e-book filled with incredibly easy-to-do braid tutorials, complete with adorable illustrations by Jessica Durrant. The ‘Couture Book of Braids’ features 30 different styles, from plaited ponytails to wraparound styles, beautiful beachy fishtails, and even those more complicated heidi-esque crown braids. There really is a braid for every occasion, from the first date to that summer festival, or just those good-to-know everyday braids.
There is something about having great hair that not only gives you a confidence boost but it makes an average outfit look stunning. Without the big curl-bomb hair I’m not even sure I would have featured this denim skirt, black shirt, bomber jacket look, it’s a little casual, but add the big hair, sunshine and the Piccadilly location and it makes for a great outfit post, which really is all because of the great hair day. It’s weird how much great hair can change my mood, my confidence, and even my general outlook, I don’t know about you but it
One of my goals for 2015 is to feature more beauty on Fashionista Barbie, now don’t get too excited I won’t be bringing you make-up tutorials, but I will be sharing some of my favourite products, new items that have me excited, as well as tips and tricks from the professionals, I have already lined up a great expert panel covering hair, body and make-up. So first up we have my hair heroes, which basically covers everything a girl with long hair will need to make their locks look healthy, shiny and perfect for styling. It seems a lot of products, but
My wedding is less than 3 months away, the venue is all sorted, so are the dresses, the shoes, the food, and generally most of the big stuff, which means now I am focused on finding the perfect wedding-worthy braids to go with my fabulous dress.