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Festive Short Hairstyles

Festive Short Hairstyles
Ginnifer Goodwin adds oomph to her short haircut by styling the slightly longer top hair into a sweeping fringe. The glossy hair and golden earrings add a touch of elegance.
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Soon the year-end holidays and celebrations will be upon us. Have you already decided on a festive hairstyle for those Christmas parties with family and friends? Let your imagination run wild and don’t miss any of the amazing options out there this December! But for now, we will show you how to style short hair for any event over the holiday season.

  • Festive Hairstyles – The Glamorous Pixie

    Ginnifer Goodwin (photo above) glammed up her trendy short pixie crop by styling the slightly longer hair on top into a sweeping fringe across her forehead. This simple short pixie crop does not need much styling and looks effortless.

  • Styling Instructions for the Pixie with Long Full Fringes:

    Rub a small amount of got2b Rise ‘n Shine Soufflé between your fingers and run through the longer hair for added volume and shine. Style the hair so it gently falls across your forehead creating a sweeping fringe. Finish with Rise ‘n Shine Hairspray for extra hold.

  • Festive Hairstyles - The Sleek Style

  • Festive Short Hairstyles
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    The sleek styling turns Amber Valetta’s short hair into an elegant party hairstyle. The hair is combed over the forehead and straight down creating the perfect elegant look for any Christmas party!

    Left: Amber Valetta wears her short hair sleek. To give her hairstyle the special kick she combs all her hair straight from the crown over her forehead.

  • Styling Instructions for the Sleek Short Hairstyle:

    Apply Essence UltÎme Crystal Shine Heat Protection spray onto towel-dry hair and comb all your hair straight down and straight over the forehead from the crown of your head. When blow-drying hair, use a small round brush to ensure hair dries straight. For an extra sleek look, you can finish by using straighteners and spritz of got2b Oil-licious Dry Oil Mist for added shine and taming fly-aways.

  • Festive Hairstyles – Beach Waves and Side Parting

  • Festive Short Hairstyles
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    Beach waves have been a huge trend in 2014, and whether you have long, medium or short hair you can pull off this look! This hairstyle is perfect for the family Christmas dinner or a night out with the girls. Our top tip for shorter hair - sprinkle got2b Powder’ful Volumising powder to your roots and this will give added root lift!

    Left: Charlize Theron has paired simple beach waves with a side parting to create a natural looking style.

  • Styling Instructions for the Short Hairstyles with Beach Waves:

    Work a handful of got2b 2Sexy Volumising Mousse through towel-dry hair and blow-dry. Spritz hair with Essence UltÎme Crystal Shine Heat Protection spray before using a curling wand to style waves of different sizes. Finally apply got2b Powder’ful Volumising powder to your roots to add as much volume as you want.