5 Hairstyles You Can Do in Under 5 Minutes

For the days you barely have time to grab a bagel, never mind curl your locks, here are 5 hairstyles you can do in under 5 minutes… 1. The Barrette via The Beauty Department 2. The Messy Bun via Twist Me Pretty 3. The Half Twist via Treasures and Travels 4. The Half Bun via Francis…

5 Halloween Hair Tutorials To Try Out

With Halloween right around the corner, we rounded up 5 hair tutorials to make your costume decision easy this year. 1. Minnie Mouse  This easy-to-recreate hairstyle is a fun look, no matter your age. Find the complete tutorial here. 2. Princess Leia Buns Perhaps one of the more iconic Halloween hairstyles, this double bun look is…

How to Make a Headband Braid

Switch up your look this fall with a beautiful headband braid from stylist Victoria. Prep the hair: Start with a little bit of Restore Instant Protection and curl with a 1-inch barrel curling iron. Wrap each section loosely around the barrel to create a relaxed beachy waves. To give the hair texture, take a dollop  of Amp…

How To Tame Frizz

Originally formatted for Living Proof’s The Strand. One of the most frequently asked questions we get is how to tame ever-present frizz. For curly and straight haired girls alike, humidity and heat (just to name a couple) can wreak havoc on your hair and can leave you with more than a few hairs out of…

How To Get A Textured Ponytail

Stylist Victoria shows Living Proof.com how to up your ponytail game in 7 easy steps. This fun twist on an old favorite will give you a tousled, effortless look that’s perfect to up your day 2 (or 3, or 4) hair. Step 1: Section off the front of the hair on both sides, clipping aside from the ears…

How To Get Big, Easy Waves

Originally formulated for Living Proof’s The Strand. WHY is it that the most effortless looking styles are actually the hardest? At least that’s the way we feel about waves. Either they’re too tight (hello, Bo Peep) or so loose they’re straight by lunchtime. Cue Victoria, stylist at Mitchell John Salon , and wave whisperer. We…

How To Do a Romantic Fishtail

Looking for the perfect date night hairstyle? Stylist Victoria has got you covered with a quick and easy 4 step braid tutorial. All you need is clean hair, a few bobby pins, and an elastic. This post was originally formatted for Living Proof’s blog, The Strand.  Step 1: Section off each side with a clip. Step 2:…

6 Ways to Style Your Bangs

Bangs are an easy way to switch up your look without losing your length. Whether you’re considering making the chop or are just looking for a new way to style your fringe, we’ve put together 6 ways to style your bangs with tips from our Master Stylist, Eric Hauck. 1. Blunt Bangs Jane Birkin’s iconic fringe…

How To Extend Your Blowout

There’s nothing like the feeling of a fresh blowout. When you leave your salon, your hair is sleek, bouncy, and styled to perfection. Now wouldn’t it be great if your hair could look like that all the time? We pooled our stylists’ hair care knowledge and came out with 4 easy tips to help you extend…

How To Get The Perfect Straight Blowout

This week we’re switching gears from elegant holiday hairstyles to something a little sleeker—a straight blowout. Stylist Eric Hauck created this style that can be achieved sans straightener with a blowdryer, brush, and a few products. The products we used are Living Proof’s Flex Shaping Hairspray, Blowout, and Prime Style Extender. After showering, towel dry hair…

How To Create the Perfect Ponytail

While a simple ponytail might seem like the easiest hairstyle to manipulate your tresses into, any hair guru knows that there’s a certain art to creating the perfect ponytail. To help you achieve your bounciest ponytail yet, here are a 5 easy steps to follow. 1. First, start with clean, damp hair. 2. To create…