3 Celebrity-Inspired Holiday Hair How-Tos

If there's one time of year to have a standout hairstyle, it's the holidays! We love the idea of getting glam for the season's parties, but we don't want to spend too much of our time off in the salon. So, we invited Tim Rogers — celebrity hairstylist and the creative director at Living Proof — to stop by our office and teach us a few simple (but special!) DIY styles. Read on for a step-by-step guide that will have you holiday party-ready in no time.


December 19, 2012 12:00 PM

Twisted Top Knot

"Placement is key," Tim told us. "Everyone's face shape is different, so you need to make sure the knot isn't too high on the head — the back of the crown is universally flattering." Pull the top half of your hair back into a ponytail, making sure the front doesn't look too slicked back. It should appear as if the hair was "raked" with your fingers.