Top Hair Styles for Spring 2012

Top Hair Styles for Spring 2012 Spring 2012 is sure to be flooded with Retro hairstyles and slicked back looks. Most of the hair trends for this spring and summer season are carefree, relaxed and very easy to recreate at home. One of the biggest trends for this season is the look of scarf's worn on the head. This spring and summer, center parts and off center parts were favored at New York Fashion Week.  If you are on the look out for hair colors, Bold hues,  pink, and turquoise are fantabulous for this season.

Lug yourself into these hair trends to look fashionable   


  • Glistening Tresses- This so called "wet look" style is great for second (or third) day hair and is an easy transition from working out or laying poolside to cocktails. This cinch  hair style was seen all over the New York Fashion Week 2012. Slicked back to give a neat look requires allowing to dry your hair naturally and then backcombing from your forehead to just below the crown.  You can use gel to hold the hair in place and then a finish off with a spray for a boost of sleek, sexy shine. This style suits those with long hair.

  • Top Hair Styles for Spring 2012 Ponytail-  Looped pony tail look picked from the runway to the street is going to be hit among the youth.
Begin by spraying thickening hairspray onto your hair and blow drying with a round brush to create texture.  Followed by a ponytail with a half loop at the middle of your head, leaving hair long in the back. Clean up the look with a mist of light hold, and you're ready to hit the street!

  • The Urban Wave- blow dry, subtle curl. The natural, loose waves of the hair compliment the asymmetric hemlines of the satin dresses, allowing the clothes to solely speak for themselves.
The contemporary urban wave hairdo suits women with chin length or shoulder length hair.

  • Embellished Updos- Topknot has  become the UP-DO du jour for the stylee-ist of gals in the fashion industry this season.  To get the look keep your hair simple with a flirty bun. Pull your hair back into a high, tight pony. Twist it into a bun, then secure with an elastic. Gently tug the edges of the bun outward to make it appear fuller. Smooth fly-aways with a strong-hold hairspray. At Yves Saint Laurent, teased chignons were secured with cage barrettes, hair pins and errant strands which looked chic sticking out at Phillip Lim. This hairstyle is the best way to show off your natural, innocent beauty. Preferred mostly by busy women, this hairdo can be enhanced by subtle tresses. 

  • Top Hair Styles for Spring 2012 Bigger  blowouts- Apply a generous amount of mousse, set hair in pin curls, then release and tousle. Dolce and and Gabbana worked with Redken Creative Consultant Guido to create perfect hair blowouts for the runway. Apply Redken Velvet Gelatine 07 to damp, towel-dried hair. Section the hair and blow-dry with a round brush. Make sure to brush away from the roots to create added volume. Create a center part and brush hair out so it's bouncy and full. Section and set the hair with large rollers. Take your hairspray and spray it on the brush. Then comb away as you remove the rollers from root to tip. These tips, will surely give your hair great volume, body and bounce that is sure to wow! 

  • Braids & Twists Braids have got a graceful makeover for spring. You could add a braided look to your ponytail, by back combing the pulled back hair and weaving it up. Polish off your look by applying a finishing spray to the head to give it a bit of shine.  Hairstylists created pretty plaits that swooped around the head, playfully exposing the neck at Valentino, or cascaded down the full length of the back at Michael Kors.  You could  choose between, double stranded braids & Dragged side braid. 
  • Top Hair Styles for Spring 2012 Wrap it Up- One of the exiting  trend for this season is the look of scarfs worn on the head. Many designers love this trend, and it can be a easy accessory to wear in the Spring and Summer Hairstyles 2012 warmer months. Simply find a style that works for you and go with it.

  • Bumble & Bumble: A look that calls for little effort with their complete range of product support. Begin by applying a generous amount of Thickening Spray at the front of your head and on the sides to give your hair a heavy finish. Blow dry using only your hands. Work in a styling wax at the hairline by running your hands through the hair to give it an ever-so-slight greasiness. For fine hair, spritz Surf Spray on your ends to give it a more dry, separated texture. The front can carry a strong side or central parting.


Who has time to burn styling hair? These hairstyle are well suited for today's hectic-paced world, and give you a chic look at the same time.  Most of us need a style that is easy to work with and requires little time primping in front of the mirror. Start moving!




Dated 22 February 2012

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