What one woman has another woman often covets. If you’re born with straight hair you rush out to buy curling tongs, if born with curls, you try to reel them in with the latest set of hair straighteners. But what you really need to think about is working with what you have.
Naturally curly or wavy hair is simply gorgeous. A natural curl is better because straighteners have become so good that a natural look is achievable, whereas naturally straight hair is nigh on impossible to cut, burn and twist into a genuine looking curl. And it takes the average woman 40+ years to realize what an asset having curly hair really is.
Having said that, once in a while it is nice to shake things up and go out looking like a new woman. A new dress, suit or makeup can do it, but nothing feels quite as drastic as stepping out the front door with a brand new hairstyle and wowing your friends. [Read more…]