The lob has risen in the ranks to become the must-have haircut of 2013. This longer bob (hence, lob) can range anywhere from below the chin to just above the collarbone. Celebrities like Nicole Richie, Karlie Kloss, and January Jones have all been spotted wearing the versatile, stylish look. And if you need more convincing, check out this celebrity inspiration roundup to print before your Spring haircut appointment.
Julianne Hough's short bob is a red carpet staple, and for good reason. The actress proves time and time again that a tight crop can be styled in a variety of ways. If you're considering a shorter cut for yourself, Julianne is one celebrity who's got a bevy of inspiring styles. From braids to bouffants, click through to see her top tress moments.
When it comes to long bobs, or the "lob," Nicole Richie has mastered the look. And Karlie Kloss created a frenzy around the chic style after chopping her strands back in November. Wella Professionals celebrity stylist (and the man in charge of Nicole's hair) Andy Lecompte stopped by our studio to discuss this latest hair trend, who it works best for, and how it's a modern twist on a timeless look. Get the details now. On Kirbie: Fossil top, Zara blazer.
Although you may spend a month planning out your costume, Halloween only comes around once a year. For those of us with less-than-unlimited budgets, it's always a good idea to opt for a costume that has a little flexibility and staying power. Pieces that work for one costume may work perfectly for another. Case in point: the blunt bob wig. Find out five costumes that you can wear with one wig (or with your own hair if your current cut already dictates it) when you keep reading.
Over the weekend, Katy Perry showed off her new peach and pink hair color, but she also gave everyone a good look at her cute new A-line bobbed hair, which is shorter in the back than in the front. Why would you ever have an asymmetrical-length cut, you ask? It's actually a very clever way to get the volume and body of short hair while still looking mid-length. And Katy is not the only Hollywood lady to try this easy-care cut. Emily Blunt and Keira Knightley, among others, have been spotted wearing the perpetually chic style.
Louise Brooks made wearing bobbed hair look so easy: just flip under the edges, smooth out your bangs, and go. But getting the shape right isn't as simple as it seems, especially if you don't want to spend every morning blow-drying it with a round brush. With a few inexpensive tools, though, you can keep everything in place without frying your hair or spending an hour fixing it up every morning. To see what you should have in your kit, just keep reading.
Selita Ebanks must know how stylish bobs can be, and they also have much to offer in terms of versatility. The model started wearing her typically long coiffure in a chin-length bob hairstyle late last year. And over the course of the past few months, Selita's definitely proven just how many different looks one can get from this classic crop. See more now.