Celebrity Hairstyles How To: Pretty Pastels at the AMA's
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:

Holiday Hair: Ted Gibson's Favorite Looks for the Season
The holiday season offers an array of opportunities - cocktail parties, laid-back get-togethers, and festive soirees, to name a few - to try out new hairstyles, or to switch up your look. Get inspired with celebrity stylist Ted Gibson's favorite hair looks for the season and help your client (or yourself!) be ready for any occasion the holiday season may offer!1. Slicked Back [Image credit: Frederick M. Brown via Getty Images]

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Celebrity Hairstyles How To: Lupita Nyong'o at the Gotham Awards in NYC
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.

Holiday Hairstyles How To: The Messy Bun by Gloss and Toss
For a chic and easy holiday hairstyle for you or your client, try the "messy bun," as demonstrated by celebrity hair stylist, Billy Lowe. To get the look, check out the simple video tutorial below!

Holiday Reading: The Curl Up & Dye by Sharon Sala
Sharon Sala, also known as the Queen of Romance, has sold over 1.5 million books, made bestseller lists 47 times, and has changed the lives of her fans for years. In her 99th novel, The Curl Up & Dye, Sala delivers romance and drama with her relatable characters.

Portfolio: Looks from the 12th Annual Global art.Fashion.HAIR Show
The Global art.Fashion.HAIR Show, now in its 12th year, is an annual runway hair and fashion show in Traverse City, MI that benefits the Women's Resource Center in the Grand Traverse Area.

Celebrity Hairstyles: Paula Patton's New Cropped Bob
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. [Image: Getty Images]

Video Tutorial: Hunger Games-Inspired Winter Lavender Hair Color
Check out this video tutorial by hair artist Guy Tang to learn how to recreate this fun, lavender hair color, inspired by The Hunger Games: Catching Fire!   [Photography by Derek Althen; Photo Assistant: Denise (Dee) Zamora]

Portfolio: The Urban Collection by Sándor Szél
For his recent Urban Collection, hair stylist Sándor Szél took a unique approach to shape and texture. Says Szél, "I usually work with female models for my collection photos. For this series, however, I made a men's cut, wherein the shape and peculiar texture of the hair is further emphasized by a staining technique." The result is an interesting, unique look with just the right amount of edge.Click through to see more images from the Urban Collection! [pagebreak] [pagebreak]

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