SS16 Beauty: Hair Q&A with Shin Arima

Shin Arima, the hair stylist behind the beauty looks at our Spring Summer 2016 Lookbook shoot, tell us his top beauty picks for the season.

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What was your inspiration behind the look for our Spring ’16 shoot?

A 70s or early 80s old-school type of wave hair but in a modern way.

Top 5 beauty picks for fall?

1.) Mason Pearson brush

2.) R and Co One prep spray

3.) R and Co Tinsel

4.) R and Co Outer Space

5.) Redken 01 Outshine

Top 5 go-to beauty items?

On set my top 5 go-to beauty items are:

1.) R and Co Death Valley (dry shampoo)

2.) R and Co Vicious (strong hold hair spray)

3.) Redken 03 Powder Grip

4.) N.B.A.A. Comb

5.) Hair pins and hair ties

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What do you anticipate being the next new beauty trend for fall?

I’m feeling like it is going to be natural and clean, but with an old-school or elegant feeling.

The ONE beauty product everyone should invest in? 

One prep spray from R and Co hair products.


Who is your beauty icon?

My beauty icon is 90s Chloe Sevigny.

How do you keep up with all the latest trends?

I’m always researching past photographers, advertisement celebrities and editorial hair, makeup etc. for inspiration.