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Australian movie star Margot Robbie is our June/July 2018 cover star! Check out this issue to see her best blonde bob looks and her favorite haircare tips.

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See what celebs make our “The Best In” list for their standout manes.

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Make a mane statement this season with gorgeous metallic-hued hair!

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Get inspired by your favorite celebs red carpet mane moves!

Free Swag Free Swag!

Sophisticate’s is giving away over $7,000 worth of this season’s latest and greatest beauty products and tools in the June/July 2018 issue. Check out our Big Beauty Giveaway to enter for a chance to win fabulous swag!

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The hottest must-have products for this season are right here. Get in the know and grab yours today!

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JCPenney Salons and The Salon At InStyle At JCPenney gives us the rundown on how to wear this season’s hottest haircolor.


Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 31


Oct. 31

Colored extensions are a great way to spice up your style! Be bold with red, purple, blue or green—perfect for celebrating Halloween—for that extra pop of color.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 30


Oct. 30

Before taking the plunge with a new haircolor or highlights, head to the salon for a consultation to make sure your strands can handle the coloring process.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 29


Oct. 29

A square facial shape needs a hairstyle that gives the illusion of length and roundness. Opt for layered hair around the jawline to soften facial features.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 28


Oct. 28

Prior to showering, brush your hair to help remove any dirt from your tresses. This will also help remove any tangles while strands are still dry.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 27


Oct. 27

A splash of color in your bangs adds depth to your look, whether it’s a bold shade or subtle highlights, making a huge difference in your style.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 26


Oct. 26

Keep your styling tools working in peak performance by using a little rubbing alcohol to clean off your curling or flat irons.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 25


Oct. 25

Fall in love with your curls! To achieve well-defined spirals, use a shampoo, conditioner and finishing products that contain moisturizers.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 24


Oct. 24

Your eyes and skin tone play a huge role in determining which brunette shade is best for you—either you are a cool brown or a warm brown. Ask your color pro to help you find the right shade!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 23


Oct. 23

Pre-drying can cut blow-drying time in half. The amount of pre-drying depends on how curly your hair is and how much body you want.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 22


Oct. 22

Before making a haircolor switch, think about taking smaller steps. Start with a few lighter pieces and see how they look before lightening your whole head.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 21


Oct. 21

Having the right haircut is crucial to achieving bounce and body. Layers help create texture that allows for movement, resulting in added body.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 20


Oct. 20

If you have long hair and don’t want to lose a lot of length, opt for some great layers or nice bangs. It will help make a stylish statement.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 19


Oct. 19

Whenever you are going to add shine to your hair, add a small drop of shine serum to your strands. Get ready to glow!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 18


Oct. 18

Color is mood altering and brings happiness and sass to any cut and style. The day of just one or two colors is over—it’s time to mix it up!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 17


Oct. 17

Fashion loose curls by wrapping random strands around the barrel of a curling iron, alternating between different sized curling irons.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 16


Oct. 16

Draw inspiration from the runway and magazines and modify them to create a unique hairstyle that complements your individuality.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 15


Oct. 15

If you need an extra dose of body when styling fine strands, reach for a round brush while blow-drying to add sexy movement.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 14


Oct. 14

Red is a hot haircolor trend this season! If you are already blonde, adding a few pale red pieces can be very pretty.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 13


Oct. 13

Shop for the perfect blow-dryer by looking for multiple speeds, multiple temperatures, a cool-shot button and some form of ionic technology to maintain healthier hair.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 12


Oct. 12

Don’t stress about a bad haircut! Try curling your hair instead of flat-ironing it since straightening the texture shows more of the flaws.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 11


Oct. 11

To get more lift at your roots, blow-dry the hair in an upward direction. Use a brush to pull and lift the hair off the head.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 10


Oct. 10

Save on your trip to the salon by calling a few salons to find out if there are any specials going on or check out their websites.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 9


Oct. 9

It is best to use a flat brush to style bangs because a round brush can make them too bubbly and round. Bangs generally look better if they are flatter at the base, near the scalp.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 8


Oct. 8

Looking to brighten up your hair’s hue? Blonde highlights are the perfect complement to strawberry blonde hair.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 7


Oct. 7

It’s important to regulate the heat on your ceramic irons based on the texture of the hair—thinner hair textures should use lower temps.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 6


Oct. 6

Battle midday frizz by applying pomade or serum to the problem area to temporarily fix pesky flyaways.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 5


Oct. 5

A set of hot rollers is a classic styling tool that can help give your look a fresh, modern edge. A great style is not only a great cut, but how you wear it!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 4


Oct. 4

Every woman should carry a multi-purpose styling cream in their beauty bag to help add smoothness and shine or to simply define layers.

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 3


Oct. 3

Creating curls with a flat iron will help you create a more natural curl because of the tension created when crafting spirals. Ask your stylist to show you how!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 2


Oct. 2

A simple way to combat frizz during rainstorm is to step out wearing a chic silk scarf around your head. Fight the elements and look fashionable at the same time!

Hair Tip of the Day – Oct 1


Oct. 1

Temperature control is important. Make sure your blow-dryer has cool, medium and hot settings. Stick to using medium heat to avoid damaging hair.

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