14 Hair "Rules" You Have to Break
Want to know the real reason for your bad hair days? It's probably because you followed some of this really bad advice
Break This Rule: Highlights are your best bet for natural-looking dimension"Highlights are the ugliest form of color, they're so overused," Sorbie says. "Visualize it: A center part with stripes on each side symmetrically? It looks like a zebra." And while zebras are cute, they're not exactly what comes to mind when you think great hair. Sorbie says you're better off taking inspiration from people with naturally sun-kissed hair, like a kid who's spent all summer on the beach. "They'd have lighter ends and darker roots, that's more natural," Sorbie says. She suggests aiming for a seamless transition from darker roots to lighter ends, and skip the streaky highlights. "Not even zebras have such defined stripes," Sorbie says.
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