90’s Hair Inspiration | Big Shoulder Dusting Tresses

I’ve been dying to chop off all my hair lately. I’ve worn it extremely long since growing it out from the short, platinum bob with pink highlights that wrecked it in 2003-2004. I swore that once I restored my hair to its healthy and happy state, I’d keep it long for as long as I could. But it’s been nearly 10 years now, and I think it’s time for change. And while I’d love to fall back on my favorite bobbed style, I think I’ll keep it a bit on the longer side this time. So I’m taking major hair inspiration from the shoulder dusting lengths with BIG VOLUME from the 1990’s and pocketing styling tips from the Supermodels of the time, like deep side parts, messy beachy waves, and blown-back voluminous curls.

  • Hair Styles and Inspiration from the 1990’s 1 of 14

    Supermodels do it best! Almudena, Kate, Cindy, Niki, & Stephanie working the big bouncy shoulder dusting 90's hair.

  • Wind Blown Waves 2 of 14

    Christy Turlington for "At Close Range: Western Wear Turn Sexy", Harper's Bazaar US, July 1988, Makeup: Paul Gobel for Zenobia, LA Hair, Sally Hershberger for Visage, LA

  • Soft Glam Waves 3 of 14

    Karen Mulder, Runway, 1990's

  • Soft and Touchable 4 of 14

    Almudena Fernandez, February 1994, Man Spain magazine

  • Deep Side Part, Messy Beach Waves 5 of 14

    Cindy Crawford, 1992, Photographer: Tiziano Magni

  • Coiffed and Pretty 6 of 14

    Amber Valletta, November 1992, Photographer: Nadir for "Lite Nights", Mirabella US magazine

  • Big, Straight, Volume with a Flip 7 of 14

    Stephanie Seymour for Victoria's Secret catalog, 1995-99

  • Deep Side Part and Messy Waves 8 of 14

    Kate Moss, Vogue US, 1996 for "Suede Brigade", Photographer: Mario Testino

  • Sleek and Pretty Ombre 9 of 14

    Cindy Crawford,  Capezio  ad 1992

  • BIG and Voluminous 10 of 14

    Niki Taylor | Marseille, France, March 1993, Photographer: Paul Lange for "Les Tops" editorial Photo France magazine

  • Deep Side Part, Straight Bob 11 of 14

    Echo Johnson, 1994, Playboy US

  • Middle Part with a 60’s Pouf 12 of 14

    Cindy Crawford |  Capezio ad 1993

  • Pushed Back Volume 13 of 14

    Karen Mulder, 90's

  • Sleek Volume with Shine 14 of 14

    Prada ad, 1992 by Steven Meisel

All images courtesy 80’s-90’s Supermodels

Article Posted 5 years Ago

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