Actress Jessica Alba has a huge fan base and is famous for her role on TV's SciFi thriller, Dark Angel. After the end of Dark Angel the gorgeous star jumped to the big screen where she quickly won worldwide acclaim in such films as Into The Blue and The Fabulous Four.
She has also won a string of awards for her incredible beauty, fashion style and spectacular hairstyles.
To read more about Jessica's hair check out: Jessica Alba: Hair Stories
The actress who is famous for being shy, modest and sued Playboy Magazine for trying to promote the idea that she had appeared nude in their magazine recently stunned the world with the recent announcement of her pregnancy with longtime boyfriend, Cash Warren.
Shortly after the announcement of her impeding motherhood (Spring 2008) the actress who is close friends with Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes and Eva Longoria, became engaged to Cash.
Even though she has been quoted as saying "I don't hang out with the cool people", she has been known to have her hair coiffed by
famous Hollywood "cool guy" Ken Paves who told me he "absolutely adores her" and she has "amazing hair'>
Jessica has managed to live in Hollywood, co-star in several movies but live a relatively scandal free life until last summer when she and Cash had a public breakup. It was reported that Jessica dumped her boyfriend for infidelity. Shortly after the breakup was a public make-up and then news of yet another incident of unfaithfulness by her on-again, off-again guy.
In a recent appearance on Ellen, Jessica explained her fondness for hanging out at home and playing a series of board games.
She also told Ellen when she was out in the public eye she considered that to be working and part of her professional life. Therefore, she worked hard to avoid mixing her private life with her public face.
Until the recent announcement of her pregnancy and engagement, Jessica was considered relatively non-controversial, quiet and even shy.
Ashton Kutcher took advantage of her reported shy personality by making her the target of his show Punked which involved her being confronted by a naked actor, namely
With the proper styling products and hot tools most hair textures from naturally straight to wavy or curly can recreate this lush style although it is ideal for naturally wavy hair.
Not only does this glamorous hairstyle look amazing when worn with an elegant sleek gown, it's a favorite style worn by some of Hollywood's hottest young celebrities like Kate Hudson, Ashley Tisdale, Vanessa Ann Hudgens and Ashlee Simpson.
Whether you re-create this Prom Pretty Hairstyle on your own strands or utilize clip-in, fusion or weave extensions the style can be easily created at home with a little pre-Prom practice. If you prefer to be pampered your favorite hairdresser can also whip up this beautiful style.
Although this hairstyle looks more dramatic when worn with long side-swept bangs extending from a deep side part like Kate's or the model shown above, it can be changed up with any customized type of bangs or part.
The advantage to wearing the hair draped over from a deep part is how seductively the side-swept bangs drape over one eye in Veronica Lake fashion.
Note: For more tips on straightening bangs read Bangs - The Straight Scoop.
Step By Step Instructions
In this gorgeous long Prom hair style, the side-swept bangs and the upper panel of hair flow together in perfect harmony.
What is fabulous about this Prom hairstyle besides the perfect symmetry of the side-swept bangs and hair panels is the way the hairstyle combines sultry sophistication with sassy sexiness. This side-swept long style is pure Hollywood.
Could this style be any more gorgeous? Even better, the side-swept bangs balance the face shape. This style works well with all face shapes ranging from oval and round to square, rectangular, heart, pear, diamond and triangular. If a particular face type seems incompatible, with some tweaking, the style can work perfectly.
How can this hair style be re-created?
Follow the steps listed below to recreate this sophisticated style:
1. Shampoo hair and apply rinse out conditioner. If hair is highlighted or colored be sure to use shampoo designed to protect delicate strands.2. Finish with a cool water rinse 3. Towel blot to remove excess moisture. 4. Apply appropriate detangler and/or styling cocktails (defrisants, mousse, cream). 5. Detangle hair completely working from the ends up towards the roots. 6. While hair is still damp, create deep side part using rattail end of comb. 7. Separate bang hair into individual sections and blow dry with a round boar's brush and a blow-dryer. Roll hair around brush to enhance wave formations. 8. Separate the remainder of the hair into individual 2" sections and blow dry with a long finger diffuser. Allow strands to nestle into the basin of the diffuser for maximum wave formation. 9. When hair is completely dry separate into 2" sections and curl with a medium barrel curling iron. For tresses that don't hold a curl well spritz each strand before curling with a setting spray or hairspray. 10. Pin newly created curls to scalp with bobby pins to cool. Continue to curl all sections of hair around the entire head, including the bang area, making sure not to curl bang area too tightly. 11. After curls are completely cool, remove pins and arrange loose ringlets and waves with fingers. Gently pull bang strands to loosen and deconstruct into loose waves 12. Apply finishing products such as shine spray or serum and light mist of hairspray. 13. If you wish, go for max glamour by adding a gorgeous silk flower or jeweled headband or barrette to the finished style.
Highlighted Tresses And Long Layered Haircut
This hairstyle is designed to show off the face and gorgeous eyes.
Carefully applied ribbons of highlights and lowlights intertwined throughout the hair and bangs have a spectacular effect.
If you look closely you will also notice that the style is based upon a layered haircut with short layers framing the face.
Steal This Prom Hair Style In An Instant
If you love this Prom hairstyle and wish to re-create it in an instant but have hard to wave strands or hair that is much shorter, consider popping on one of Jessica Simpson's HairDo cap extensions which easily integrates with your existing hair to instantly create a glamorous Hollywood hairdo.
The Jessica Simpson HairDo are available in a wide range of colors in either Human Hair or synthetic with the entire collection available here at HairBoutique.com by calling 1-866-469-4247 or shopping online at the HairBoutique.com Marketplace 24 hours a day.
From red carpet events to magazine covers or a paparazzi filled trip to the supermarket, hair extensions - created by celebrity stylist Ken Paves, are the very same styles Jessica wears every day.
Ken's unique ability to bring out every woman's individual beauty has A list celebrities relying on him for their world class looks...and now he brings the same expertise to you..he's made it so easy... you just clip them in... so now you can change your hair as often as you change your mind!
This alluring long, bombshell blonde Prom hairstyle is a combination of sassy sexiness with edges of Old Hollywood.
Whether your hair is naturally to your waist or just to your chin, with the many fabulous hair extension options available, it's possible for many to wear this sexy style without spending months or years growing out your tresses.