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: Lisa Wells, 51
“I’ve had the same hair all my life,” says Lisa, a publicist and the mother of a 14-year-old son. “It’s always either Chia Pet or frizzy bob, though there were phases when I blew it out. But that was such a big commitment.” In desperation, most days she ends up just clipping her hair into a bun. And the overly dark shade she uses to hide her gray isn’t helping matters either. “I’m excited to have a professional evaluation,” she says. “I hope it will change my life. . .or at least deliver hair that has style and sophistication.”