Summer in a nutshell? Humidity sucks, and every minute you spend under a blowdryer in 80-degree-plus heat is a minute of your life you're never getting back. But, anyone who’s perfected the at-home blowout also knows that eschewing heat tools while maintaining frizz-free strands with a bit of volume isn't easy. Yes, air-dried looks are a delicate dance.
These styles are little less structured, a tad freer — more Norma Jean Baker than Marilyn Monroe, if you will. And, since we all use the same "tool" (the air) to create them, what really makes the difference for heat-free styling is the products you use. So, we’re breaking down the best wares for air-drying your hair without sacrificing style. Ahead, how to look as if you’re happily living in a Free People catalog (follicularly speaking).
It's been a whirlwind year for New York City. A polar vortex froze over the winter months (literally), the ebola epidemic made a brief (yet frightening) appearance, and Eric Garner's death raised concerns over law enforcement's power over the civilians it's meant to protect.
And, while New York current events dominated read
Has any other year in recent memory offered up so many buzz-worthy store openings? Maybe. But, this year — with its H&M-sister brand invasions and numerous e-commerce-to-brick-and-mortar transformations — was particularly riveting. Add to that a ton of speculation (not to mention competition) over which U.S. city would read