Change is good, but it’s even better when it takes only moments to make one.If you like your hairdo but it’s looking a
little dated, there’s no reason to agonize over making major change. Hairstyles for the year 2008 come after a year
where shorter hairstyles ruled, longer hairstyles still flourished, and everyone just loved the bob. Some celebrities went
for medium and shorter lengths and the fashion runaways brought in many unique trends like the pony-loop and the high
ballerina bun. Instead of opting for a complete hair reinvention, small changes to your current look can modernize your
style. Without appearing too trendy. Fortunately, some of today’s hottest styles are easily adaptable and require little
commitment for those wary of a dramatic change.
How to Update Your Hairstyle
If you hair is chin-length or loner, comb it straight up, twist a few times, then coil up and pin high on your head. Use
bobby pins to clip up shorter strays at the nape or iron curl them for a softening effect. If you’re good at working your
mane, you can leave some strands out for a freedom feeling.
Poker Straight Curls and waves will be transformed into straight and smooth flowing hair. Even if you love to keep those
waves, make sure they just gather at the ends of your hair and the rest of the hair is absolutely straight. Sleek and
smooth texture is the keyword for 2008. So, get prepared to straighten out those curled locks for a sleeker and newer
Long hair is ensuring that it’s lean, as opposed to thick and out of control (basically, you should avoid the thickness often
Don’t worry about making your hair look its best while trying to grow it out — I have tips on dealing with that awkward
stage, on the next page.
Temporary colors are great for reflecting moods of the moment – just remember that the lighter your hair and the brighter
the artificial shade, the less likely it will be truly temporary.
Enhancing your natural shade or going for a totally different color are great ways to update your look. Choose the right
hair color and hair treatment so you can create an exciting new look for every occasion.
For those who want a slightly more dramatic update, bangs are excellent options. The style can be altered depending on
your face shape or lifestyle. Long wispy bangs are a good choice if you want a style that is low-maintenance and easy to
A more daring option is to try the newest variation on the mod look, with long blunt bangs that fall just above the eyelashes.