Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle

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The temperature has dropped about 20 degrees in the last 24 hours in Michigan and I am loving it. I broke out my boots and sweater today and I had to come up with the perfect fall hairstyle to match – during the summer I rock beach waves and loose curls but once it hits fall I am all about the braid. I decided to switch it up today and try a different braid/bun style than I normally do but is still quick and easy to do in the morning. Here’s how I got the perfect fall hairstyle and my tips and favorite products I used along the way!

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle

I started with a few spritzes of It’s a 10 Miracle Leave-In Product, which I use every morning to detangle and condition. Then I used the Remington T Studio Silk Ceramic Flat Iron to quickly create some loose curls. I find that my hair is much easier to braid or pull back into a bun when it’s been flat ironed – it just smoothes and texturizes my hair perfectly.

Then I created chunky and loose french braids on either side of my part, making sure to braid towards the back of my head. Then I gathered the ends of the two french braids and the rest of my hair into a loose ponytail and secured with a Goody Ouchless Ribbon Elastic. Then, right before the hairband, I used my index finger to separate the hair so that I could fold the ponytail up, over and through the hole. I repeated this until there was hardly any hair left and secured with black bobby pins and a few of my favorite Goody Vintage Bobby Pins.

 

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle
 

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle
 

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle

This week through 9/14 is beauty week at Meijer so you can snag some great deals on these and tons of other beauty and hair products. If there was ever a time to stock up on products for fall, run, don’t walk to your nearest Meijer!

Five Tips for the Perfect Fall Hairstyle

And guys, I didn’t forget about you! You might not need any Goody hair bands but there’s plenty of beard oils, balms and other products to get you all set for the fall weather.

Thanks for reading & happy fall
xx

Kelly Baum

About Kelly Baum

Kelly Baum is the founder of A Thing of Beauty, a beauty, fashion and lifestyle blog founded in April 2011. Kelly is a designer and photographer and freelancer in her spare time.

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