At the recent American Music Awards, stars like Bonnie McKee and Ke$ha stood out on the red carpet with vibrantly colored pastel strands. While Bonnie McKee's bold copper color perfectly complemented her pale skin and bray-blue eyes, Ke$ha went for a split-personality look with light pink locks on one side, and pale blue on the other.Here, PRAVANA artist Vadre Grigsby shares the steps for recreating each of these gorgeous, stand-out looks. Bonnie McKee's Colorful Copper:
For last night's Gotham Awards in New York City, celebrity stylist Ted Gibson gave actress Lupita Nyong'o a polished look that emphasized texture and shine.Says Gibson, "Lupita - what a pretty name for a pretty girl. I have been working with her for the last several months and cannot get over how each time, even though she has short hair, I am able to create something new with her. Polish, texture and faded is what it is about for her hair."I use Tame It shine lotion on her first to create a shine and texture in her hair.
Lately, short hair in the form of long bobs, bobs and pixies has taken the spotlight in Hollywood and across the United States. Now, actress Paula Patton, wife of singer Robin Thicke, has joined in on the trend. At the recent 29th Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations, Paula debuted a stunning layered bob in place of her long, dark locks. The look was chic as ever, paired with a gorgeous red lip and white gown.
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Actress Taryn Manning, star of the show Orange is the New Black, recently debuted her new blonde look at the International Emmy Awards. Stylist Michael Dueñas, founder of Hair Room Service used Schwarzkopf Professional products to complete the dramatic transformation, while makeup artist James Vincent complimented the look with "glam rock" touches.Get the Look: Blonde Bombshell
At last night's American Music Awards, Christina Aguilera wore big, voluminous curls that perfectly framed her face on the red carpet. Later in the evening, while giving a soulful performance on stage, she sported a custom-made braided hairpiece. Celebrity stylist, David Babaii created each beautiful, unique look in order to showcase the different facets of Christina's personality - glamorous and fun.
Loved the looks at last night's American Music Awards? James Vincent, Ardency Inn Director of Artistry and Education, shares his faves—and how to achieve them:
At last night's American Music Awards, international superstar Rihanna was honored with the first-ever AMA Icon Award. The singer also performed one of her hit songs for the star-studded crowd. For her time in the spotlight, Rihanna opted for a unique, unexpected hairstyle, the "doobie-wrap," or "wrap." Here, celebrity hairstylist Ted Gibson gives his thoughts on Rihanna's fashionable statement.
For the recent American Music Awards, celebrity stylist Helen Jeffers created long, loose curls for "Glee's" Jenna Ushkowitz. The final result was effortlessly gorgeous. Here, Jeffers gives the how-to for creating the look.
Kendra Wilkinson Baskett recently changed up her look, opting for a shorter hair style in a more golden-blonde hue. Kendra reportedly wanted something "a bit more low-maintenance and… lighter on her head," after finding out about her second pregnancy. So, in order to get the casual, easy-to-care-for, look, celebrity stylist Mika Fowler cut off her long locks in favor of a shorter, stylish "lob," or long-bob. Meanwhile, celebrity colorist Kim Vo helped Kendra achieve a gorgeous golden blonde shade to complete the look.
For the HFPA & InStyle Celebrates The 2014 Golden Globe Awards Season, hairstylist Aviva Perea gave actress Zoey Deutch a soft, effortless, wavy hairstyle. Here, Perea gives the how-to for the look:"I prepped Zoey's hair with Oribe's Surfcomber Tousled Texture Mousse and Pytovolume volumizer and rough dried her hair with my fingers.