Forget stiff, stuffy updos. Try one of these bold new looks.

What to do with superthick, long wavy hair? Keep the style simple to show it off. Here, Anesbury tucks the front sections beneath the ears, using hairpins to keep everything in place. Using a curling iron to finesse the waves at cheekbones adds the perfect defining detail. Coin-pearl earrings, $145, by Melinda Lawton, Melinda Lawton, melindalawton.com. Dress by Melissa Sweet, melissasweet.com. Pro pick: Get hair smooth, not sticky, with a glosser like Neutrogena Healing Shine Serum.

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