Like many women, Simone Anderton was rather attached to her long hair.
Until recently, it had been the same length for six years, and the same colour for three. Yet inspired by Lara Bingle’s perfect beach hair, the teaching student and office assistant decided it was time for a change – a beachy, wavy, sunkissed kinda change. This what happened when Simone sat down in her hairdresser Lauren MacKellar’s salon.
Spoiler alert: about 6 inches of hair was chopped off.
What made you decide to make a big change?
I have been thinking about it for a year now but never had the guts to do the chop. I finally decided to let my long hair go and try something new.
Have you had any major life change lately?
I am getting married in February so beginning a new chapter in my life.
What sorts of things were you looking at to get inspiration for your hair?
And now for the big reveal: check out Simone’s hair transformation and read on to discover how Lauren created the look…
How did you describe what you wanted to the hair dresser?
I explained to Lauren I wanted to cut my hair shorter and add natural highlights through my hair, with the majority of the highlights through the front. I showed Lauren a picture of a client she had coloured recently as an example: