Rose McGowen Long, Straight, Red Hairstyle
Rose McGowen's sleek hair looks sweet and sassy thanks to the slightly turned under ends. Get her style: 1. Distribute a smoothing cream throughout towel-dried hair. 2. Next, blow dry hair straight using a large round brush. Turn the brush under at the ends for a subtle curl at the bottom. Create a side part with a comb. 3. Finish the style by applying a shine serum to the surface of your hair.
Nicole Richie Medium-Length, Blonde Ponytail
Nicole Richie's low ponytail and sweeping bangs make a sophisticated style. Get the look: 1. Apply volumizing mousse to damp hair. 2. Blow dry hair with a large paddle brush, brushing it under (with the brush under the hair as you pull it through). The paddle brush will help smooth out your hair. Blow dry bangs across forehead and off to the side. 3. Use a straightening iron to smooth out 2-inch sections of hair on the sides, in front and in back. Lightly tease hair at the crown of your head for a little extra volume. Smooth top layer over it. 4. Leaving bangs free, pull rest of hair back into a ponytail, based slightly above the nape of your neck and to the side, and secure with an elastic band. 5. For bangs, apply a small amount of hair wax to sweep them across your forehead and off to the side. Set the look with a light-hold hairspray. See More Nicole Richie Hairstyles
Nicky Hilton Sexy, Straight, Brunette Hairstyle
Nicky Hilton's sleek hairstyle is the perfect party 'do for a night out on the town. Get the look: 1. To get started, apply a heat-protective straightening cream to damp hair, making sure to get the lower layers as well as the top. 2. Then, blow dry your hair straight with a paddle brush, starting at the roots and working all the way down to the tips. 3. Once your hair is completely dry, create a side-part with a comb, then go over your hair with a straightener, spending extra time if your hair tends to be particularly wavy. 4. Finish by working a pomade through your hair, to hold the straightness and give it a bit of shine.
Nicky Hilton Straight Half Updo for Oval Faces
Nicky Hilton's straight and silky half updo works well for day and nighttime events. What to do: 1. To get the look, apply a straightening serum to damp hair and section off hair with clips. 2. Next, with a round brush, dry in 2-inch sections. Pull the brush gently through the hair and twist the brush under slightly at the end so the tips don't look severely straight. 3. When your hair is completely dry, apply a shine serum, making sure it's applied throughout the hair. 4. Next, take about four inches of hair at your forehead and pull it forward. Then, with a teasing comb, lightly tease the hair at your crown -- more teasing equals more height. 5. Then lay the front hair over the teased section, making sure it's pulled straight and sleek (you want it to be fly-away free) and secure in the back of the crown with a few bobby pins. 6. Finish off the look with a holding spray, making sure to get the bouffant, and the rest of your hair, too.
Neve Campbell Sophisticated Bob
Neve Campbell's straight, sophisticated bob is a great look for working women. How to get it: 1. Apply a straightening cream and blow dry hair straight using a round brush. 2. Instead of parting your hair straight down the middle, part it just a little bit off-center to add sophistication. 3. Finish by applying a frizz-fighting product to ward off flyaways while you run to meetings all day.
Monica Potter Medium-Length, Blonde, Shag Hairstyle
Monica Potter's chic shag is fun and sophisticated. To get the look: 1. Apply mousse to damp hair and part hair slightly off to one side. 2. Using a medium round brush, blow dry hair. Pull brush slowly through hair from roots to the ends near the crown, to add maximum volume. 3. Use hair wax to sweep bangs across forehead and off to the side. Put wax on fingers and also use to direct random small sections of your ends to curl slightly upward. 4. Finish style with a light misting of shine spray.
Mena Suvari Straight, Blonde Bob
Mena Suvari's sleek, retro bob is great for fine-haired ladies with bold personalities. Steal her look: 1. This 'do is all about the cut so ask your stylist for a chin-length bob that's textured at the ends with heavy, blunt-cut bangs. 2. Blow dry hair sans product. (It should already be straight if you're attempting this 'do but if not, use a paddle brush and straightening balm to get it as straight as possible.) 3. Run a flat iron through, 1-inch section by section, until hair is pin-straight. 4. Smooth with shine serum and mist with light-hold hairspray.
Melissa Reeves Long, Straight, Blonde Hairstyle
Melissa Reeves' long, straight 'do is a great, fuss-free style for everyday wear. Get the look: 1. Apply straightening balm to damp hair, especially if your hair has waves or curls in it, and part hair down the middle. Blow dry with a round brush, pulling hair at the roots through the brush slowly to achieve maximum volume. 2. Choose a hair straightener that is best for your hair length and thickness. Spray 2-inch sections of hair with shine spray, wait for hair to dry, and smooth your hair in the straightener, gliding the iron down from the root of your hair to the tip. 3. Don't brush your hair after using the straightener, as brushing could cause frizziness. 4.Take small sections of hair in front on each side and tuck them behind your ears. Finish look by applying a small amount of hair wax to your fingers and separate ends for a piece-y look.
Melinda Clarke Straight, Layered, Red Bob
Melinda Clarke's layered bob with bangs is a polished everyday look for straight hair. Steal her style: 1. Spritz your roots with a volumizing spray then use a boar-bristle brush to blow dry hair straight. 2. Use a large round brush to blow dry bangs. Don't create a curl, though -- WAY too 80s; just turn the brush enough to give a slight bend and some volume. 3. Rub a dollop of pomade between your thumbs and pointer fingers, then twist small sections of hair just at the ends to create definition.
Melinda Clarke Blunt, Red Bob
Melinda Clarke's side-swept bangs are a sweet touch on this simple style. What to do: 1. To get this look, apply a straightening cream then part hair deeply to one side. Use a paddle brush to blow dry straight. 2. When hair is dry, mist with a heat protectant spray, then run a straightening iron through hair. 3. If you have long bangs, tuck them behind your ear. Otherwise take a 2-inch section of hair from the front of your face and secure that behind your ear with bobby pins. 4. Rub some shine serum in your hands then very lightly smooth palms over the surface of your hair.
Madonna Brunette, Straight Bob
Madonna's bob has super-smooth, ultra-sleek strands and a defined center part. If you want this look, it's all about the cut. What to do: 1. Ask your hairdresser for a blunt haircut with no layers. 2. Start with a smoothing cream on damp hair and blow dry straight with a flat paddle brush. 3. Then, go over with a flat iron to give your hair shine and get it really straight. Be sure to keep the iron on the move. It shouldn't stay in one area for too long or you could fry your hair. 4. Spray your hairbrush with hairspray and gently brush through hair. See More Madonna Hairstyles
Kristian Alfonso Medium, Straight Hairstyle
Kristian Alfonso's style is perfect for medium-length, straight hair on an oval-shaped face. How to get "The Days of Our Lives" star's look: 1. If your hair isn't straight, apply smoothing cream or gel and blow dry it out straight and smooth using a paddle brush. 2. Bend over and blow dry your hair upside down for several seconds, to give it a bit of extra body all over. 3. Part your hair off slightly to one side (whichever side feels most natural) and smooth it out again with a brush for a simple, gorgeous look. See More Kristian Alfonso Hairstyles
Katie Holmes Short, Blunt, Brunette Hairstyle
Katie Holmes' short, blunt hair is a dramatic style if you're going to a formal occasion and want something a little out of the ordinary. What to do: 1. To start, apply a straightening cream to damp hair or an anti-frizz serum if your hair is already stick-straight. 2. Then, blow dry your hair straight with a paddle brush. 3. Next, go over your hair with a straightener, making sure all the waves are out. 4. Then, tease the hair at the back of the crown of your head with a comb (though nothing too drastic). Smooth the top layer of hair over the teased section. 5. Finally, create a side part, and apply pomade or shine serum, and tuck hair behind ears to finish off the look. See More Katie Holmes Hairstyles
Katie Holmes Sexy, Brunette Bob
Katie Holmes' show-stopping bob is ideal for those with short hair that want a really dressy look. What to do: 1. If your hair isn't already straight, apply straightening cream to damp hair. 2. Then, clip up the top half your hair and use a round brush to dry the lower section, piece by piece. When the brush gets to the tips, twist your wrist at the end to curl it under slightly. Then dry the top section. 3. Then, tease the hair at the crown of your head with a comb (only a little, refrain from tease-overkill). 4. Smooth the top layer of hair over the teased section. 5. Finally, create a side part -- make sure it's very severe -- then finish with a light holding spray so that the side part stays in place. See More Katie Holmes Hairstyles
Ashlee Simpson Sedu, Sophisiticated Ponytail
Ashlee Simpson's sleek ponytail is just as chic as your friend's labor-intensive updo. Best of all, it's way easy. See how to do it: 1. Mist your damp hair with a generous amount of shine spray. Use a fine-tooth comb to create a slightly-off center part that extends to the middle of your head only. 2.Using the fine tooth comb, comb the parted hair slick to either side, then comb the rest back and collect it all at the nape of your neck (or make it a side-pony) and secure with an elastic. 3. Cover the elastic with a strip of hair and hide the ends underneath the base using a pin. 4. Brush out the tail with another mist of shine spray. 5. If the ends of your ponytail aren't stick-straight, use a flat iron (your trusty Sedu, perhaps?) to get them looking perfectly sleek.