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The Beauty Edit: Meet The Beachwaver

When I’m in a major city, my first stop is The Drybar for an Old Fashioned or a Cosmo-Tai.  I love full, curly hair (even if K would prefer I wear my hair straighter).  To get the look at home, I’ve tried every curling iron on the market and every YouTube video tutorial I could find.  But my results were a mixed bag.

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How to Talk to Your Hair Stylist, a Guide

Last week, I went in for a haircut and my stylist and I got onto the topic of bad haircuts.  Her strong belief is that bad haircuts happen because stylists and customers speak two different languages.  The customer has one vision of how her hair should look, and explains it as best she can.  The stylist interprets those words to create her own vision, and hopes …

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Belle’s Guide to The Lazy Girl Blowout

*** When I was 16, I discovered the secret to perfect hair.  Hot Rollers.  They’re a hairstyling miracle.  And the perfect “lazy girl” substitution for the perfect blowout.  I’ve written the hot roller how-to post twice before, but I still get requests for it.  And since I refuse to quit until every woman in America has discovered the glory that is hot rollers, let’s engage in …


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Tips for Faking a Salon Blowout at Home

A perfectly styled blowout is a thing of beauty.  When I’m in a major city, I love to hit up Drybar for a Cosmo-Tai.  But when I’m out West, I’m forced to style my own hair.  Here are some tips and tutorials for faking a salon blowout at home whether you start with wet or dry hair.

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