Ever found yourself wanting to experiment with shorter hair but weren't brave enough to go all the way pixie, and felt like a shoulder length cut is practically the same as longer hair? If the answer is yes, then you may want to consider the latest Spring hair trend: the choppy bob.
The choppy bob is just as its name suggest, a bob with choppy or 'messy' layering. The look is a bit disheveled but in a tousled just got of bed sort of way making it more sexy then messy. Celebs who have popularized the look include Cameron Diaz and Alexa Chung.
The look was a common denominator for Spring 2014 fashion ads as seen on Bluemarine, Sonia Rykiel, Carven, and Ralph Rucci. It was also a favorite on the runways. Models at the Marc Jacobs, Fendi and Chanel shows all sported the look.
If you're not the experimental type when it comes to hair you could always enlist a wig-- wigs give you the option of trying on a new look without the commitment.
However, if you do decide to go for the big chop, (check in with a reputable salon for the cut) here are a few styling products to ensure that you have a smooth transition...
1. Nexxus Youth Renewal Rejuvenating Dry Shampoo $8 target.com
2. Bumble and Bumble Brilliantine $24 bloomingdales.com
3. KMS California HairPlay Messing Creme $14 brightonbeautysupply.com
4. Kerastase Lift Vertige $23 amazon.com
5. Pureology Sea-Kissed Texturizer $28 ulta.com