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How-To: Easy Travel Hair


Q. Hey Jordan! I am traveling to Europe and I’d like to leave the hairdryer, curling iron, and straightener at home. In an ideal world I’d hop out of the shower and 2 hours of air drying later I’d have some sexy tousled waves. Unfortunately I’ve been blessed with not quite straight, not quite curly (but always frizzy) medium-long hair. ... Read More »

How-To: Create Old Hollywood Waves


Awards season is officially over, and one of my favorite looks from the red carpet was glamorous, sideswept Old Hollywood waves (seen on Jessica Chastain, Reese Witherspoon, and lots of others). Best part? They’re not nearly as difficult to create as they look. (I swear.) Yesterday afternoon I shot a tutorial on this style (the finished product is above), and ... Read More »

Oscars 2013: Best Head-To-Toe


When it comes to red-carpet fashion the dress is the biggie, of course…but it’s the head-to-toe styling that really makes an impact. Example: Zoe Saldana. I didn’t really love her Alexis Mabille dress (although I appreciate how original it is)…but that is some gorgeous hair and makeup. Here’s another example of top-to-bottom drop-dead styling: Charlize Theron in Dior. Her makeup ... Read More »

Let’s Talk Oscars And Black-Tie Ponytails


Oof, am I ever excited for the Oscars on Sunday. Not because I’ve seen most of the movies that are nominated (I haven’t, although I’m casting my uneducated vote for Argo), and not because I like Seth McFarlane (I don’t really; he makes me uncomfortable, and not in a “whee, so edgy and awesome” way…more in a “oh dear, I ... Read More »

New Color, New Care


Q. Can you post some photos of your hair color? I have a hair appointment coming up and need inspiration! A. I went quite a bit lighter this time than I usually do; I wanted to look nice and summery for next week’s trip, but was also just generally looking for something a little different. My colorist, Doug at John Sahag Workshop, ... Read More »

Easy Holiday Hairstyle Solutions

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A big-night-out look doesn’t have to be fussy; I love the contrast between a casual updo and a glamorous cocktail dress. In this video, I recreate one of my favorite looks spotted in the Dove Great Style Effect Gallery*: an easy side-bun. How to get the look: 1. Start by blow-drying hair with a round brush, and then smoothing strands ... Read More »

Daily InstaGlam

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Shooting some holiday hair tutorials for Dove – I especially love this easy, loose side bun. (Also pictured: Giles & Brother necklace, Gap cardigan.) (Follow along on Instagram and Twitter.) (Or Facebook.) *As Dove’s Hair Brand Ambassador, all products referenced in this post were provided by Dove. Read More »

Fall-To-Winter Hair Challenges

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Winter comes along with its own set of haircare-related challenges: everything from slushy days to static to plain old it's-freezing-and-I-don't-want-to-get-out-of-bed-early-enough-to-wash-my-hair can present a problem for your lovely locks. Read More »

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