Cassidy Blackwell getting an undershave

As Global Editor, I’m always on the hunt for the latest and greatest hair trends in the world of curl. Here’s a round up of a few of my favorites.


Popularized by Rihanna and Cassie a few years ago, this style involves shaving the underlayer of hair for a peek-a-boo of edginess. I especially love this look with curls, coils and waves because of the dramatic juxtaposition created with texture and shaved hair. I love this look SO much, in fact, that I tried it myself a few months ago with a quarter-inch fade on the left side of my head. While the grow-out process might be daunting for some, I’ve loved watching my little curlies re-emerge.

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