Hair accessories have been used to add dazzle to hair for millennia. Name the civilization and I will show you instances where different kind of hair ornaments and jewelry were used to add a touch of elegance and pizzazz to hair. Today more and more hair accessories are being used to complement and complete hair dos and styles. Different kinds of personalized style can be created with these magnificent ornaments. Whether it’s your wedding day, informal party or birthday bash every occasion give you the opportunity to applying these accessories in accordance with your style. There is an endless selection of accessories, in different shapes, colors, size and styles. Super cute pins, long back clips, ruffles, beads, diamante, feathers, hair bands and much more, add extra dimension and style to your hair.
If you are one of those plain Jane’s who do not use hair accessories, then the time is ripe for you to invest in a couple of must-have hair accessories on the market. Hair accessories add style, sophistication as well as a nice touch of detail to just about any hair do. There is an endless selection of different hair accessories that you need to add to your shopping list. Below I’ve listed just a couple of them.
Must-have hair accessories to add to your shopping list.
Hair Accessory Number One- Headbands
Headbands reign supreme as the number one hair accessory right now. They are definitely something that you will want to purchase, if you haven’t already. It is recommended that you have at least three different headband types to add to hairstyles: a thick, medium and thin one. Thick headbands are a perfect addition to hairstyle in which down hairstyles are worn. There is a variety of colors and designs to choose from, ranging from bright orange to paisley and leopard print.
It is also a good idea to purchase a thin headband. Thin headbands can be added to up-style hairstyles, whether in a ponytail or bun. They are perfect to hold back any stray pieces of hair that will not go up and are generally just super functional. Blondes should consider thin, black headbands and brunets thin, white headbands.
Hair Accessory Number Two- Barrettes and Clips
Another two must-have hair accessories that you need to consider adding to your shopping list are barrettes and clips. Much like headbands, there is an endless selection of barrette designs in a wide variety of sizes. No matter what your purpose for them, you will find that a barrette or two will sure come in handy during hair styling.
Many hair clips have jewel detail in different designs. They are perfect for any hairstyle no matter your hair color or type. For example, you may want to use two clips to separate your hair to one side and the center or two both sides. Hair Clips also make great ponytail holders. You can opt for same color clips as you hair if you want clips to blend with hair color or complementary colors if you want to stand out in a crowd.
Hair Accessory Number Three: Bobby Pins
Similar to barrettes, Bobby pins can be used in so many different ways and to compliment any style. Whether you decide to use just one or ten bobby pins, you are sure to find that your do will look spectacular. They can be used in half up styles and to hold bangs in place. Most bobby pins also have detail or decorations attached, such as bees, flowers or kitties. If you don’t already have a couple of bobby pins, you definitely need to consider adding them to your must-have accessories shopping list.
Besides the above mentioned special occasion accessories there are also those, which are used on a daily basis instead of high days and holidays. We are already accustomed to all the varieties of hair bands, pins, barrettes and clips mentioned. But apart from them you can always have a different look by matching your haircut with suitable accessories. And special events such as weddings, bashes, cocktails and calibrations are the perfect place to show off your new style statement with a unique hair dressing matched with whatever you chosen hair accessory is.