In my 50s, after many satisfying years as a brunette I have unwittingly discovered that I'm a blonde -- a dark blonde, that is -- but nevertheless a blonde.
Not counting a brief incident about 20 years ago with a bottle of at-home color that turned my hair pink, I lived the first 35 years of my life with what I know now is called "virgin hair."
Now more than ever, teens have the desire to experiment with bold hair color as a means to shape their image, and it's leaving their parents with questions. How young is too young for color or highlights?
I believe Hair Matters. A lot. No matter what our ethnicity, who we are, what we do, it defines us.
If I could go back in a time machine, this is the beauty advice I'd give to my clueless teen self. Until that technology is perfected, all I can do is share my hard-won wisdom with the teens of today. It's meant with love.
I pride myself on having a fierce and fabulous group of girlfriends. Their ambition is infectious, spirits are outstanding and individual styles a sou...
With unlimited possibilities coupled with great imagination in the color trending world, you can achieve your own personalized look. I say, "Seize the season!"
Don't get me wrong, I value youth, but after many years on this earth (and lots of late nights), I absolutely adore the wisdom and experience gained from getting older.
This color turns heads even in a city that's used to the unconventional.
Ashlee Simpson planted the idea in my head: to set myself apart, I could simply dye my hair dark.
Sure it's fun when I'm mistaken for being 15 years younger, as happened last summer at a thriller writers conference I attended, but how important is that, really? Isn't what kind of person I am and what I've accomplished what matters most?
I have an undercut that I can sweep to the side, pull back or tease into a pompadour. It attracts a lot of attention, both positive and, on occasion, ...
Once you get to be a certain age, the question becomes not "To be or not to be," but rather "To dye or not to dye."
This week, as the U.S. celebrates its national independence, consider declaring a little personal freedom of your own.
The decision to start coloring my hair was easy; the decision to stop doing it is proving more complicated. Like every other woman in my family, my...
Remember, hair color is fashion and that means it is always changing. The right hair color choice for you is the shade that flatters your complexion. Hair color should do the same thing that makeup does.