This Spring, hair gets shorter as clothes become lighter. The look is short, yet undone in a subtle way. There's nothing prim or boring about this Spring's hair styles. Funky is in. Short, funky but very flattering.
The most important thing you can do to change your look this spring is to change your hairstyle. Models with staying power do it all the time. In an industry which is constantly looking for fresh, new faces, veteran models stay fresh by changing their hair color and hair style, thus reemerging as the new IT girl.
Likewise, you can turn heads this spring by simply changing your hair color and going for a flattering cut. This time around, the bob with bangs is hot. The bob is a classic for a reason. It is very flattering. When you change in look, be prepared to invest in a great cut. Go for a stylist you can trust. There are so many variations of the bob. Get your stylist's advice as to which suits you best, given your hair texture and facial shape.
To avoid ending up with a cut that you really hate, bring along magazine that feature models with the haircut you want. Bear in mind what looks great on the model might not look as good on you due to different features, facial shape and hair type, so be flexible. If the stylist advises against it, take your stylist's advice. If in doubt, seek a second opinion.
If you don't like short hair, it is still cool to wear your hair long. You can change your look with highlights, or by changing your hair color altogether. Get your hair trimmed to soften the edges.
Whether you prefer long hair or short hair, the surest way to change your image is to change your hair color. A drastic change in hair color can make you look like a different person altogether. To complete the look, change your wardrobe to suit your new hairstyle and hair color. For your spring wardrobe, pick colors that go with you new hair color as well.
In a makeover like that, make sure you pick the right hair color for you as that is the basis of your makeover.
That done, change your makeup palette to go with your hairstyle and hair color. Going goth, a darker, more somber makeup palette is in order. Going for the girl next door look? Prettier colors and pastels would be perfect. The sultry siren demands red lipstick and smoky eyes. Make sure the makeup you pick is in line with your new image.
Besides makeup colors, pay attention to the way you apply your makeup. Invest in a good set of makeup brushes. They make all the difference between shoddy, unflattering makeup application and one that is polished and gorgeous. Experiment with your new makeup in front of the mirror. Play with the way your wear your eyeliner. A line drawn thicker at the edges on your upper lash line would emphasise your eyes more. You could draw cats eyes, or you can skip eyeliner altogether, depending on the look you want to create. Spend some time experimenting to perfect your look. Once you're ready, you can unveil the new you to the rest of the world.