Halle Berry’s Short and Sassy Hairstyle

Halle Berry has always been an empress of style, beauty and class. A lot of women may feel a bit apprehensive about experimenting with short hair styles, or donning shorter natural hair styles. Halle Berry has proven that women can look just as sexy with short hair as with long styles. In fact, short hair styles can be even more flattering than long ones, and don’t require nearly as much maintenance. Black hair styles are often worn long with the implement of weave or a relaxer, but wearing your hair natural and short can be just as beautiful and unique.When …

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Rihanna: Style Icon, Hair Style Queen

Rihanna is not only a popular and highly successful singer, but she is also a wonderful, positive style icon in the African American community – a real trendsetter. Many can relate to her, not only because she overcame many obstacles in her life, but by the very public, abusive relationship she went through, and the fine manner in which she handled herself. Females of a variety ages are inspired to mimic, or develop a similar, feminine, glamorous style that Rihanna portrays, from the make up and clothes that she wears, to her wide variety of captivating and versatile hair styles. …

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Beyonce’s Side Swept Ponytail at the 2011 MTV Awards

The 2011 MTV VMA’s awards were hot. The VMA’s this years showcased a host of new artists, from Bruno Mars to Justin Bieber, as well as some of the familiar faces like Jay-Z and Adele. The VMAs are the one day of the year where MTV gathers to honor the greatest players in the music industry. 2011 saw a night where all the awards were dished out to the leading ladies of the music industry, from Katy Perry to Britney Spears. The evening, however, really belonged to Beyonce. She brought the announcement of her pregnancy with her husband to the …

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New Celebrity Section at UniversalSalons.com

At Universal Salons, it is our mission to provide our viewers with the most up-to-date trends and looks for women who love to look their best. With that in mind, we are honored to unveil our new celebrity section on our website, UniversalSalons.com. In our newly created celebrity section, we will share the latest looks and styles of the world’s most famous celebrities. As these celebrity women attend various film premieres, yearly awards shows, or other important celebrity events or casual get-togethers, we will share their up-to-date images with you. It is our hope that, by sharing celebrities’ hairstyles and fashion trends, …

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Radical Hairstyles at the BET Awards 2011

The 2011 BET Awards held last June was a successful concoction of outrageous fashion combined with the year’s greatest Hits, celebrities and superstars at Los Angeles, California. Equally as attention-grabbing as the designer garb and expensive jewellery are the hairdos the stars arrived in, from Alicia Key’s summer-suited fishtail braid to Willow Smith’s heart-shaped braided up-do. We have pored over the many ultra-cool hairstyles to compile the top three show stopping hairstyles at the 2011 BET Awards. Mary J. Blige at the 2011 BET Awards Mary J. Blige Clad in a Marni Senafonte all-white skin tight jumpsuit paired up with …

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Rihanna’s Flirty Yet Sophisticated Do

This year the 2011 Billboard Music Awards was held in Las Vegas Nevada at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 22, 2011. Many stars brought their all in fashion and hair styles to the award show; however, Rihanna stood out from the crowd. Rihanna sported a flirty and sophisticated hair style to the 2011 Billboard Music Awards. Rihanna has become known for her fashion as well as her hair style. Over the years, Rihanna hair style has evolved along with her and her music. It seems as though her hair tells a story of its own. As she changes …

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Halle Berry’s Flirty Pixie Cut

Halle Berry drew gasps when she stepped out at the 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards in a daring, cleavage- and belly-baring dress and a spiked, sassy pixie cut. Berry is known for often wearing her hair in short hair styles that show off her natural beauty. Berry’s short, sexy hair styles prove that African American women can create sexy black hair styles, and don’t have to over-process their own hair, or get expensive extensions, to get long, silky, “good” hair styles. Berry lets the real texture of her hair shine with short hair styles, as she did with the spiky pixie. …

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Keri Hilson’s New Short Style Seen at The 5th Annual DKMS Linked Against Leukemia Gala

From her controversial and brave lyrical suggestion-shout-outs at Beyonce and Ciara, to her amazingly humble appearance during the 5th Annual DKMS Linked Against Leukemia Gala in New York City on April 28th, 2011; Keri Hilson is starting trends all over the charts. She is setting an example for how to take over her own destiny to young women who look up to her in the African American community. And her hair style color is making the statement that she demands respect from other nationalities as well. It was once thought that African women didn’t get black hair styles like the …

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Red Hot Rihanna at the AMA’s

Rihanna turned heads at the 2010 American Music Awards last year. Along with her sexy, see-through gown, she got creative by sporting an explosion of sultry red curls to match it. The total ensemble was a striking mix of Shirley Temple meets Femme Fatale. Want to achieve the same attention-grabbing effect? Hit the hair salons for some special treatment, or just grab your basic hair-care products and curling iron at home. The style works best with medium-length hair, but you can get creative with curly hairstyles of any length. Simply follow these steps: 1. First, wash and condition your hair …

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Mary’s Elegant Short Style

The forever impeccable Ms. Mary J. Blige is a standing fashion and music icon, and a great influence to the trends in black hairstyles. Here, she is pictured in attendance at Lorraine Schwartz’s “2BHAPPY” jewelry collection launch. She is sporting a glamorous, modern bob with super-chunky blond highlights. Mary J. Blige has proven that she can carry any hairstyle with poise and ferocity; this elegant asymmetrical cut with long bangs and face framing layers is no exception. Mary’s look is achieved through a graduated bob, keeping the shortest hair in the back. The sides are cut into wedges, blending flawlessly …

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Keri Hilson Style: Fun, Blonde, Beautiful

Keri Hilson Style: Fun, Blonde, Beautiful
Keri Hilson, who previously sported a short, dark cropped cut in the “Got Your Back” video with T.I., showed up with a longer, lighter look. Keri showed off long, face-framing bangs in a bob which curled loosely down to her shoulders. The ‘do was also slightly teased at the top, giving her lift. The color went in natural looking shades of light to dark blonde.

Beyonce Makes Waves in Hair Fashion

Beyonce Makes Waves in Hair Fashion
Letting your roots show is the current trend, and Beyonce Knowles certainly has fashion sense! The sexy singer had about an inch of her natural dark brown hair showing underneath a cascade of gorgeous caramel blonde. While on some women this color would appear brassy or unnatural, on the singer it complemented her skin tone and made her face glow.