Short Hair Trends

It’s empowering, beautiful and bold.  Short Hair. And by all indications, pixie cuts, sassy shags and chopped bobs will be the trends as we wind down 2017.

Stars like Michelle Williams and Katy Perry took their locks up a notch. Scarlett Johansson compliments her short sides with thick bangs.  Jodie Foster is going light-as-air with a feminine bob.

Can’t see yourself with short hair?  Look at these photos for inspiration. And consider this:  in 2017 Pinterest has seen a 120% rise in searches for pixie cuts.  Searches for “shag” are up 220%, on the popular social media site.

 

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So take the bold step and let go of the belief that long hair equals femininity and beauty. You’ll see yourself with a new favorite trend.

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Short Hair Trends

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BACK TO SCHOOL 2017

It’s here.  Back to School. Our kids are jumping on the school bus, driving to high school for the first time and saying goodbye as they pursue college and careers.  With all of this, now is the chance to reinvent yourself.  We have our favorite styles that will put you at the top of the class.  All you have to do is go for it… give it a try!

Embroidery:  It’s everywhere.  Whether you choose a dress with embroidery all over or find a pair of unique jeans with hints of embroidery, you’re sure to feel special with this great look.  Keep accessories simple and rock this season’s must have!

T-Shirts:  Simple, classic.  We love them especially in the Carolinas.  There are so many different ways to wear your favorite comfy Tee.  Pair it with bold earrings for an eye-catching look or pop on a leather jacket and go rocker.

Sequins:  They’re  not just for clubbing.  Daytime sequins will earn you an A+ in style.  Worried about looking like you’re trying too hard?  Go chill with jeans and casual shoes.  And remember, even a pop of sparkle will make you feel like a million bucks!

BACK TO SCHOOL 2017

Our Favorite Looks from the 30’s!

After a decade of short hair and blunt bobs, the styles in the thirties allowed women to express their femininity.  The decade of Ginger Rogers, Marlene Dietrich and Mae West were full of finger waves, sausage curls and pin curls.  While hair styles in the 20’s were dramatic, the 30’s were soft, romantic, and a bit mysterious.

Take a look at some of our favorites vintage cuts from this era.  Tight curls, big eyes, dramatic lips.  We love the trend and the new modern twist on styles from the thirties.  Add bold jewelry, lace and even a faux fur vest or jacket, and you’re stepping back in time with an historical vibe that will certainly turn heads.

Our Favorite Looks from the 30’s!

“My FAV Five”

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They are the products we love, the things we can’t live without.  We asked Fresh Stylists and Colorists about their FAV FIVE and they gave us these great products from ARROJO!

Colorist Adrena:

  • Texture Paste:  Perfect for short and messy styles
  • Refinish Dry Shampoo:  Cleans hair without water!  Creates texture and volume
  • Styling Whip:  Weightless, leave-in conditioner
  • Fierce Spray:  Firm hold spray you can apply and reapply
  • Her Diffuser:  Every curly- haired girl’s best friend

Colorist Taylor:

  • My own ARROJO Dryer:  Lightweight, yet professional power
  • Protective Thickening Lotion:  Protects from blow dryers and heat tools
  • Color Save Shampoo:  Have hair color?  This is a must to get the most bang for your buck
  • Refinish Dry Shampoo:  No water necessary!  Texture and Volume
  • Cream Whip:  Weightless, leave-in conditioner

Stylist Cris:

  • Frizz Control:  Leaves curly hair frizz and tangle free
  • Cream Wax:  Tousle hair and provide texture
  • Curl Control:  Calms curls and tames frizz
  • Color Save Shampoo and Conditioner:  Use it to preserve your color
  • My Favorite Military Style Black Hat:  We all have one!  Rock your hat before summer ends!
“My FAV Five”

Summer Cocktails and Summer Products

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There’s something about the sun and surf that makes us crave a trendy summer cocktail.  We asked our Fresh Stylists to share their favorite  summer beach drinks.  And because we love to combine work and play, we also asked them to tell us their favorite hair products.  Read on… and Cheers!

Colorist Christina:  

Summer Cocktail:   Pineapple Rum

  • White Rum
  • Pineapple Juice
  • St. Elder Flower
  • Splash of Ginger Ale
  • Rosemary Sprig Garnish

Beach Hair: Curl Enhancer and Wave Mist by ARROJO

Color Assistant Chelsea: 

Summer Cocktail:  Watermelon Margarita

  • Generous shot of  Tequila
  • Blended watermelon
  • Lime Juice
  • Serve on the rocks

Beach Hair:  ARROJO Wave Mist, Protective Thickening Lotion:  “I love these products!  The Wave Mist diffuses my hair for perfect beach waves and the Protective Thickening Lotion adds body and movement, and has an SPF too which protects my color from fading in the sun!

Stylist Assistant Destiny:

Summer Cocktail:  Hippy Juice

  • Watermelon Vodka
  • Malibu
  • Lemonade
  • Triple Sec
  • Strawberries to garnish

Beach Hair:  ARROJO Wave Mist and Curl Enhancer

Summer Cocktails and Summer Products

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Texture, Sleek, Edgy! Love these looks? Here’s how to get this summer’s hottest trends with ARROJO.

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Start with ARROJO Moisturizing shampoo and conditioner.  To have the sleek and sultry look, you first need beautiful, healthy hair.

Next, mist ARROJO Protective Thickening Lotion into damp hair.  By applying at the roots, you’ll add volume to your crown.

Finally, finish with Healing Oil.  This ARROJO product adds gloss, shine and UV protection! And like your skin, your hair needs to be shielded from the sun as well.

 

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Straight and Edgy:

Do you have color-treated hair? If so, use Color Save shampoo and conditioner to preserve the tone.  This shampoo will also create shine.

Next, add Cream Whip to damp hair.  It’s important to comb it through evenly.  Then, blow dry straight.

Last step is to spray ReFINISH dry shampoo in short bursts to the crown.  It will give you that mussy, lived-in texture.

 

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Texture and Separation:  

Start with ARROJO Gentle Shampoo and Conditioner.  Has the sun and surf left your hair dull and damaged? These mainstay products will repair and nourish long, dry stands.

Next, try Texture Paste.  Just a dime size amount will add shape  and create texture and separation.

Finally, use ReFinish, which will remove excel oils. We love it because it will add volume without adding weight.

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