Most Flattering Hair Cuts for Every Face Shape

We all have different shaped faces,- that should come as no surprise – but did you ever think that the shape of your face might dictate what hairstyle looks best on you? No matter if you have a round, long, square or heart shaped face, the goal is to find a hairstyle that gives the impressions that you have an oval shaped face, or at least something similar to an oval. If you already have an oval shaped face, you’re in luck: most any hairstyle will look great on you. Let’s take a look at the…

How to Know Your Hair Type

No two hair types are exactly alike, and with so many types out there, how do you determine what type of hair you have? Sure you might know you have curly hair, but is it also frizzy? Thin or thick? Oily, or dry? Maybe it’s more wavy than curly, or maybe it’s thick, tight curls like a Brillo pad? Now that you think about it, there are lot more things to consider than you thought, right? Well, this list should help you determine your hair type for you, which can then help you figure out the…

1950’s Beauty Icons

The 1950’s marked a turning point for fashion in the western world, World War II had come to a close and the post-war boom led to the expansion of synthetic fabrics being used in clothing, lending to a variety of new possibilities. French influence became strong thanks to designers such as Christian Dior, as did the rise of the American movie star. Names like Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley evoke imagery that uniquely 1950’s. The trends and styles that would come out of the decade that saw the introduction of rock and roll would eventually lead…

Office Attire Decoded

Dressing for work day in day out can be a bit commonplace when it comes to the standard in commonly accepted office dress. There is always one person at work who somehow manages to safely push the limits of passable style protocol, and you may have, at times, even yourself silently dreamed of showing up with your “other “wardrobe items that truly reflect the “you” that you were probably not hired for. Dressing “safe” for work is the traditional form of job security that is prevalently practiced in office settings, everywhere, and yet when it comes…

Celebs that Inspire Our Greek Goddess Obsession

The Greek goddesses were paragons of beauty. They have been celebrated in poetry and literature and immortalized in painting and sculpture. Getting even a bit of their look will make you feel like a goddess yourself. As always, celebrities have paved the way to show us what the look can do for mere mortals – sporting the historical Greek fashions with modern updates. Here are a few of the top celebrities that have inspired our Greek goddess obsession: Blake Lively She may look more like a Golden Goddess, but this actress channeled her inner Aphrodite when…

Bohemian Hairstyles

There are few hairstyles that can look as timeless and beautiful as a Bohemian hairstyle. These styles are classy, feminine, and fun – and super easy to achieve for the most part. Boho style seems to take the natural beauty of the hair, add in small accessories or incorporate natural waves or small braids. Below, Lionesse will detail some of the most popular Bohemian hairstyles so that you can be Boho chic in no time. Big, Full Loose Side Braid Fashioning your hair into a big, thick braid on either side of your head and allowing…

The Pixelated Hair Trend

The future may be upon us in the world of hair. Long gone are the days of ombréand pastel greys, the new trend that is popping up everywhere is pixelated hair. This trend takes retro aspects such as neon colors and simple graphics and combines it with the futuristic tone of the Jetson’s and digital art. It’s a combination like nothing Lionesse has ever seen and people are stating to pay attention. This trend was created in Spain by Jose Luis Almendral, Marco Antonio Restrepo, and Jorge Cancer at a hair research company, and it takes takes square blocks…

What Your Hair Says About Your Health

Did you know that your hair can be sending you signals about your health? Shiny, glossy hair can be giving you the message that your body is functioning well and you are healthy. But what about when your hair isn’t looking great or there seems to be something wrong with it? Below, Lionesse Beauty Bar separates all the myths from the facts and help you understand what your hair is saying about your health. Damaged Hair Damaged hair is one of the most common hair issues that people complain about. The things that cause the most damage to your hair…

Add Interest to Hair Styles With Braided Hair Extensions

Braided hair extensions are one of the fastest, easiest way to a new look and longer hair. Easy for even beginners, Braided extensions provide a new, fresh look for anyone who dares to go longer and maybe even add a few pops of color. They come in various lengths, thicknesses, colors, and styles. From wavy, to straight, to curly, there are many options available and Lionesse Beauty Bar is here to the rescue, as always, with information as to what they are, how to maintain them, and how to get them!   What are Braided Extensions?…

Lionesse Recommends Darker Hair for Winter

With winter time coming fast, now is the time to prepare your wardrobe, style, and hair to be winter ready. When it comes to hair styles, many different styles suit the winter season. When it comes to winter, however, darker hair is something any woman with any hair color should opt for to be in perfect sync with the season. Lionesse would like to help you understand the reason for going darker, and the colors in which you could opt for. Why go Darker? For those who love their platinum blonde hair, it can be a…