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When it comes to our beauty choices, it's all too easy to resort to what we're comfortable with — the same makeup looks day after day, the same go-to haircut, even the same tired old lip gloss. While there's something to be said for the classics — and knowing what works for you — the idea of going out on a limb and taking a chance is oh-so-exciting. Since we're not quite ready to try out a brand new haircolor just for the sake of a story (we're getting there, promise!), we looked to one of our favorite NYC rockers to give us a taste of the wild (beauty) side.
Andrea Estella, better known for her role in the Brooklyn band Twin Sister, is the ultimate beauty-queen-meets-edgy-cool-girl. Since gaining fame for her pipes, she's managed to completely overhaul her look — and boy does she own it. We took a look back at her au naturel appearance, as well as her new out-of-this-world exterior. Click through to get inspired, and start thinking a little harder about that blue streak you've been considering.
Photographed by Jen Dessinger
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