Haircut Ideas for Any Age
Five Real Simple readers wanted to reboot their hair with new cuts and color. See what happened. By Anne Marie O’Connor
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: Penny Chan, 35
“I’ve had this style for a decade,” confesses Penny, a scientist and mother of two boys, ages 6 and 2. Her styling routine consists of “washing and blow-drying for about two minutes. But it’s straight and has no volume, so it just falls flat.” Most of the time, she ends up tucking her hair behind her ears. She doesn’t have time for a lot of upkeep, but still “I want to look professional and young,” she says. “I just wish someone would tell me what will look good!”