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Julia Telles: Golden Globes 2015

The Golden Globes are always a glamorous affair with many different hair styles. This year I had the pleasure of working with Julia Telles, for her look I pulled inspiration from Old Hollywood Glam.

To achieve the glam waves:
1. Take a one inch section of hair and use your Beachwaver for the curls.
2. Roll each section up and pin in place.
3. Repeat until all of your hair is set.
4. After letting the curls set and cool, spray flexible hairspray on the On Set Styling Brush...

 

Henri Bendel Photoshoot

Photo shoots are always a blast, especially when ravishing Henri Bendel hair accessories are involved. I had so much fun getting to style the hair for this particular shoot. Some of the looks I decided to go with were; beachwaves, thanks to the Beachwaver Pro, I also went with a sleek low ponytail accompanied by a gorgeous metal headband.  

Be sure to stay tuned for the finished product and check out the gorgeous Henri Bendel hair accessories!

 


 
 

Sarah styles: Miranda Cosgrove

 

I was so excited when I found out I'd be styling Miranda Cosgrove for Big Morning Buzz Live! I used the Beachwaver Pro on her to give her bouncy beachwaves. Miranda has been promoting her partnership with the NFL as the Tweens/Juniors Apparel brand ambassador. Her makeup was done by the amazing Kristin Hilton.

 

Xo,

Sarah


 
 

Selena Gomez: Sleek and Straight

This week, I styled the gorgeous Selena Gomez for the Adidas NEO Label Show during Spring Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week!

How to Get the Look:

First, brush out the hair with the On Set Styling Brush. Then, using Darby Clips divide hair into sections and start straightening the bottom and crown of with the Ceramic Styling Iron. For this look, I used the Mini Touch Up Iron to finish flat ironing the final sections in front. For a smooth finish, I used Aussie's...


 
 

Get the look: 1960's

In the 1960s, hair was high and eye makeup was dramatic. Women were dressing in psychedelic prints and mismatched patterns. The popular hairstyle was the beehive, which was created in 1960 by Chicago stylist Margaret Vinci Heldt. Editors at Modern Beauty Salon asked her to create a brand new hairstyle that would wow the beauty world. Inspired by a velvet fez that she owned, she created the beehive. I love this era and I had a blast recreating this iconic hairstyle!

How the Look was Achieved:

Step 1:The hair was...


 
 

Jamie Dornan: Fifty Shades of Grey

Who's excited to see Fifty Shades of Grey!? I met Jamie Dornan (Mr. Christian Grey himself) and groomed him for his interview on Good Morning America yesterday. Here's some behind-the-scenes photos! Fifty Shades of Grey will be in theaters on Valentine's Day. 

XO,

Sarah