A Hair Makeover at Any Age
Nine women in their 20s, 40s, and 60s polish their looks with new haircuts and hair colors. By Hilary Sterne
Does your hair take more time than it should? If you’re reading this, the answer is probably yes. The experts are here to help, with seven styling shortcuts that will streamline your routine.
Before: Julia Reed, 27
“I’ve always had issues with my hair,” says Julia, an executive recruiter, who despairs that her basic-brown strands fall flat no matter how she styles them or what products she uses. “I’d be happy to spend 20 to 30 minutes every morning to make my hair look fuller.” But Julia doesn’t want to sacrifice length for more body: She often has to be at work by 7:30 a.m. and likes that she can just put her hair up in a ponytail and run out the door. (Her T-shirt by Splendid.)