(Closed) I need a makeover – Help?

posted 5 years ago in Beauty
  • poll: Which color and cut? Vote once for each please.
    Color - red from 2011 : (18 votes)
    13 %
    Color - brown from wedding : (42 votes)
    29 %
    Cut - Long 1 : (22 votes)
    15 %
    Cut - Long 2 with angle : (26 votes)
    18 %
    Cut - Short 1 with angle : (10 votes)
    7 %
    Cut - Short 2 : (22 votes)
    15 %
    Color - OTHER (see comment) : (2 votes)
    1 %
    Cut - OTHER (see comment) : (1 votes)
    1 %
  • Post # 3
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    Helper bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    Love the cut of #2 but are you sure you want to go this short i also like short #1 And i like the color of your hair now.

    Post # 4
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    9142 posts
    Buzzing Beekeeper
    • Wedding: November 2013 - St. Augustine Beach, FL

    I would let the bangs grow out a bit so they can be styled a bit softer; the hard line of the bangs across your forehead looks a bit dated to me but I am biased because I am not a fan of bangs at all.  Also, bangs should brush the top of your brows, not cover them (to me it looks like you have no eyebrows.)

    If you change the color, I say to go darker and more ashy or cool in tone, no reds or golds because it looks like they wash you out a bit.  I like Natural Instincts Clove personally.  Everyone goes lighter and it is not always flattering.  I always get compliments and everyone is convinced it’s my natural color.

    Post # 7
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    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: August 2015

    Congrats on the new job! I agree with beachbride: softer bangs (i love how they’re a little bit wispy in the half up pic, and they blend with the rest of your hair more), and I think a dark ashy brown would be perfect. I’m partial to the shortest cut you posted, cuz its similar to mine 😉 Post pics, whatever you decide!

    Post # 8
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    250 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    @howtobeawife: 

    length – long straight with bangs will suit you better than short.  I think whether you have an angle or not depends on personality.  I voted for with angle cus i prefer a more fashion fwd look.

     

    color –  i think you should dye your hair a darker brown than was in your wedding picture….similar to the first picture of the person in picture titled ‘Long 1’

    Post # 10
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    5405 posts
    Bee Keeper

    You probably won’t like this but…I like the third picture of you the best! Probably not the change you are looking for lol. I agree with maybe growing out your bangs to more side swept bangs. 

    Post # 11
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    1448 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    Why not find a high-end stylist who has great reviews and getting their opinion?  The very best stylists can take a person’s personality, body shape and size, and design a hairstyle that is perfect for that person.

    Post # 12
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    2954 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: February 1998

    @Anise:  I agree and think the this is the best option for you. 

     

    Post # 13
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    8042 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: December 2013

    @howtobeawife:  only do a bob if you’re good at styling your hair and willing to do it every morning. They are deceptive. I’ve had bobs before and I couldn’t wait until they grew out.

    I think you should stay in the brown hair color family. Maybe get some lighter brown highlights to freshen it up for spring??

    Post # 14
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: November 2012

    I love the red on you!  You look good as a brunette, but not many people can pull off red and you can.

    As far as cut, I like Long 1 the best.  It’s similiar to what you already have, looks low-maintenance, and can be styled different ways.

    Post # 15
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    794 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: February 2013

    Cut 2 with your current hair color. It looks the nicest. 🙂

    Post # 16
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    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2024

    I like the color of your hair at your wedding. I agree with others about the wispy/thinner/side swept bangs.

    Here is a cut suggestion I liked that is a bit shorter but adorable! Laughing

     

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