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Wet look: Long or short?

If you enjoy our regular Match the Look hairstyle battles, here's a tricky one for you to decide on... long or short wet-look hair? Far from looking greasy or reserved uniquely for beach vacations, the wet look is now a staple on the edgy urban scene.

The proof: these two fiercely glamorous fashionistas. So, which look is your favorite today, long or short wet-look hair?

Long wet-look hair: chic and elegant


The style: No longer are we ashamed about our roots growing out – quite the opposite. This long, slicked back look emphasizes the difference between the root color and the lengths, and it looks great!


The hairstyle: Smooth, frizz-free locks are required to pull this look off to perfection, so make sure you're using a shine-enhancing shampoo and conditioner like those from the nourishing Mythic Oil collection, for health (not-oily) looking hair.


What the editors say: It's all about having fun with color here, from the different shades on the hair to the outfit and even accessories. Using a comb after applying wet-look gel to the roots will help showcase the contrasting colors.


Short wet-look hair: edgy and urban


The style: Wondering what to do with a short bob when you don't have the time? Simply slick it back into this confident wet-look style that doesn't have to be perfect. The bonus is that, using a wet-look gel like Aqua Gloss from Tecni.ART, you can re-style throughout the day.


The hairstyle: A simple slicked-back bob puts all the focus on your face and/or outfit, so you can really get your creativity going with bold colors and textures.


What the editors say: "Too cool to care" is the vibe we're getting from this hairstyle, which fits in perfectly with the current natural beauty trend. Think effortless style paired with "no makeup" makeup.


Which wet look hairstyle do you prefer? Vote now!

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