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Tessa Altman

Tessa is a New York-based writer and editor. When she isn’t fawning over Anne Brontë, she’s reading, writing, and maybe petting some cats. Her interests include feminism, veganism, 19th-century literature, music, and wrestling, all of which end up in her writing at some point. Her senior thesis, “‘No Generous Mind Delights to Oppress the Weak’: Anne Brontë as a 19th-Century Progressive,” earned her a summer research fellowship, giving her the opportunity to do hands-on literary research in New York City.

Tessa is a New York-based writer and editor. When she isn’t fawning over Anne Brontë, she’s reading, writing, and maybe petting some cats. Her interests include feminism, veganism, 19th-century literature, music, and wrestling, all of which end up in her writing at some point. Her senior thesis, “‘No Generous Mind Delights to Oppress the Weak’: Anne Brontë as a 19th-Century Progressive,” earned her a summer research fellowship, giving her the opportunity to do hands-on literary research in New York City.

Layered

30 Feathered Hair Looks Cut in a Stylish Way

When we think of feathered hair, we often turn to the decades past. Images of television icon Farrah Fawcett with her classic ‘70s feathered hair spring to mind. But did you know the style is just as popular today as it was then? More than that, feathered hair has received tons of stylish variations and is now successfully used in hairstyles of any length! Read on to learn more about feathered hair and the many ways you can bring that ‘70s flair into the modern cuts.

by Tessa Altman
December 18, 2023
Hair Styles

20 Sophisticated and Easy Professional Hairstyles for Women

Do you have an important job interview you’re hoping to ace? Or are you just looking to update your style in the office? Some people think the workplace equals boring hairstyles, but that’s not true! Being a successful, busy woman does not mean you must sacrifice style. Read on to find professional hairstyles appropriate for your career.

by Tessa Altman
January 12, 2024

Latest Articles

Short

60 Creative Updo Ideas for Short Hair

Have you ever struggled to learn some updos for short hair? With so many gorgeous updo ideas available online, the strong majority are for long hair. This can be maddeningly frustrating for short-haired girls, who deserve to have some inspiration too. We are here to correct this wrong trend and provide you with the best updo ideas for short hair.

by The Editors
April 13, 2024
Shag

60 Most Universal Modern Shag Haircut Solutions

Today, very few women opt to have their tresses cut in one-length styles. Shag haircuts look more modern, sharp and shapely, being at the same time easily-styled solutions. Shags are very versatile and can be crafted to fit your look, texture and lifestyle. Here is how!

by The Editors
April 11, 2024
Color

50 Different Blonde Hair Color Ideas for the Current Season

Blonde hair color is so versatile that you might not even know there is a specific name for this or that shade of blonde hair color. Honey, caramel, strawberry, butter, champagne blonde – most shades sound so tasty that you cannot deny your hair a treat. Not to mention platinum and golden blonde hues suggesting that your hair can be your most precious jewelry. More than that, balayage and ombre color techniques allow some of the best blonde hair colors in one hairstyle.

by The Editors
April 10, 2024
Hair Styling

What Is Poofy Hair and How To Style It?

When we’re thinking of poofy hair, the image of strands with undesired volume and a frizzy, unruly appearance springs to mind. If that’s what you see in the mirror and you hate it, we have good news for you – poofy hair is not one of the hair types you are born with. So, with a few tips and TLC approach, you’ll be able to change the way your hair looks and behaves.

by Mary Allen
April 05, 2024
Pixie

18 Fresh Ideas of Daring A-Line Pixie Hairstyles

Who doesn’t know the allure of an angled bob with a refined A-line shape? Well, you can leverage the same idea on shorter length with an A-line pixie hairstyle that is longer in the front and shorter in the back. Whether you opt for a slight or a bolder steep angle, the cut will sassily open up your neck and elongate it visually. Check out these fresh ideas to find the look to suit your personality and style.

by Mary Allen
April 04, 2024
Braided

70 Best Black Braided Hairstyles That Turn Heads

Embrace the unique advantage your beautiful voluminous natural hair, allowing for creative and durable braided looks that stand out and also provide lasting protection. The versatility of African hair braiding styles — ranging from microbraids, cornrows, fishtail braids, to twist braids, tree braids, and French braids, among others — means you have a plethora of options to choose from. Opting for a specific style and thickness, you can transform your hair into an array of stunning braided hairstyles suitable for both everyday wear and special occasions. Explore different types of braids for Black women and embrace the natural bounty of your hair!

by Gege Uboma
April 09, 2024
Curly, Wavy

20 Refreshing Curly Bob Hairstyles for Women Over 50

There’s an undeniable charm to a curly bob, making it a timeless choice for women in their 50s. From asymmetrical cuts with gradual layers to one-length and rounded styles, there’s a diversity of hairstyles for each woman to explore. Whether you have natural bouncy curls or slightly wavy hair, the bob chop will infuse your locks with dynamic movement and a unique sense of individuality. Discover our collection of 20 chic curly bob hairstyles for over 50 and embrace the beauty of your natural curls with one of these ideas.

by Mary Allen
March 30, 2024
Mohawk

30 Remarkable Natural Hair Mohawk Hairstyles

Mohawk hairstyles can deliver a bunch of original hairstyling solutions for natural hair. While tapered sides look really cool, you don't always have to shave the sides, as fauxhawks allow you to change your hairstyles as often as you wish. Read on for the best ideas!

by The Editors
March 26, 2024
Boys and Men

60 Versatile Men’s Hairstyles and Haircuts

The time when men’s haircuts had to be simple and modest is over. Today’s styles for guys feature dramatic contrasts of length and textures, as well as interesting styling – wet look, tousled hair, spikes, etc. The following 60 hairstyles will give you a charge of inspiration for your next trip to the salon.

by The Editors
March 23, 2024
Long

30 Admiring Long Hairstyles for Women with Round Faces

Long hairstyles with loose locks are generally very flattering for round faces. Long rounded layers, waves and face-framing bands can elongate it visually. Although excessive volume on the sides is not recommended, it can nicely balance the fuller cheeks too. So it's all about the general look you want to achieve. Keep reading for tips and inspiration!

by The Editors
March 21, 2024
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