We’re in the mood for a change. That usually means a trip to the salon for some new layers, highlights, or sometimes a completely different cut. But all too often we’re not sure exactly how to tell our stylist what we want. Since a bad consultation is a recipe for hair disaster, we asked stylist Jeff Chastain for his super-stylist-approved tips for any haircut. Watch this video and you’ll walk into your next appointment with confidence!
Last week, Jenna, our senior marketing manager, starting talking about doing a drastic cut. Sick of her long strands, she started doing some research on pixies, sourcing photos of everyone from Carrie Mulligan to Michelle Williams. As someone who has lopped off 12 plus inches in one sitting before, I warned her to think beyond the here and now and also consider how much she will miss her length a couple months from now. But Jenna was a woman on a mission and knew exactly what she wanted. She saw to it that stylist Jeff Chastain (who literally everyone at Birchbox now sees) was not shy with his scissors.
So how did the look turn out? Click through for the big reveal!