Do you ever look in the mirror and just think that you’re a bit bored of your style. If you’ve been dressing the same way for a long time and you haven’t changed it up for ages, it might be time to do something a bit different. You could always get rid of all of your old clothes and buy a whole new wardrobe, but who has the money for that? Luckily, you don’t have to do anything that drastic to give yourself a fresh new look, just try one of these simple ways to drastically change your style instead.
Your hair is one of the first things that people notice about you so if you change it, you’ll give yourself a completely new look. If your hair is looking a little dull lately, you could try hair botox. It’s a radical new treatment that uses amino acids and proteins to repair your hair and give it a whole new lease of life. It’ll add a lot of volume and make it really stand out. You could go one further and give it a radical colour change. If you’ve always gone for more natural colours, why not try something a little more out there like a nice shade of purple or blue? If you dye it a different colour and get it cut in a style that you’ve never tried before, it’ll give you a radical new look.
Piercings are another simple way to completely alter your look. If you’ve got a few studs in your ear and nothing else, you could give yourself a bit of an edgier look by getting something more adventurous like a tongue piercing? It doesn’t have to be a permanent change so if you don’t like it, you can just take it out and let the piercing close up.
Mix And Match Outfits
Often, people think that they need new clothes because they’re fed up with wearing the same stuff all of the time but that’s not it. It might just be because you’re not being inventive enough with the clothes that you do have. If you’re always matching the same stuff together, why not try something different. If you start mixing and matching your outfits in different combinations, you might be able to create a new look for yourself without buying any new bits.
Accessories are great for turning a plain outfit into something amazing. The clothes are just the base layer, it’s the accessories that really make the outfit. So, if you want to change your look but you don’t want to splash out on a whole new wardrobe, you should just get some new accessories instead. Buy some new jewelry, scarves and bags that don’t fit your traditional style and see what amazing outfits you can create with them.
Buying a new wardrobe isn’t the only way to give yourself a new look. If you just get a little creative with the clothes that you do have and make a couple of basic changes, you can create a whole new style for yourself.
Words: Collaborative Post
Photos: by Priscilla Du Preez and my own