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The Face-Framing Bob Hairstyle

The Face-Framing Bob Hairstyle

Somewhere between a bob and a lob, this short chic look is shaping up, quite literally to be one of the coolest and most popular hair trends for 2018. Big on texture and a versatile chop that suits most face shapes and hair textures according to Marie Lou & D’s Creative Director Leon Gorman, add it to your ‘new year, new you’ beauty wishlist.

The Fashionista Braid

The Fashionista Braid

Channel fashion’s cool girls by showcasing the runway inspired side ponytail braid. The look is chic, modern and perfect for those wanting to downplay an uneven hair lines says MLD’s Creative Director and runway stylist Leon Gorman. “To create the look gently pull the hair back in a ponytail, braid it on one side and let the front hairline do what it wants naturally. Then style the broken or flyaway’s into a shape around the face.”

Boyish Square Cuts

Boyish Square Cuts

In the mood for a chop? Boy short cuts, aka Mia Farrow, are trending on the runways and at Marie-Lou & D. This week in the salon MLD’s Creative Director Leon Gorman created this beautiful modern version of the classic 1960’s beveled cut. The look, which is perfect for creating volume and texture if you have fine hair, was achieved with thinning scissors to remove the weight create that sharp square shape. Check out more of Leon’s on-trend looks here.

Sixties Bombshell Blowout

Sixties Bombshell Blowout

Here’s a look that never goes out of style, the sexy sixties blowout, as showcased by iconic model Jean Shrimpton. The glamorous do is perfect for holiday season soirees says MLD Creative Director Leon Gorman.  “The trick is to create volume with lots of teasing at the crown, it’s also softly flicked out at the ends and looks hot with slightly overgrown bangs”. Make a date with Leon or the MLD creative team for a blow out.

Brazilian Blowout

Brazilian Blowout

Sleek glossy looks ruled on the recent runway and the best way to get into the straight act is to indulge in a Brazilian Blowout. The salon professional smoothing treatment promises to tame the tightest curls and unruly locks thanks to breakthrough bonding technologies that improve the condition of the hair by creating a protective protein layer around the hair shaft to eliminate frizz and smooth the cuticle.

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