Pretty in Punk
Rage, rebellion and revolution were the philosophy of the massive punk scene of the ’70s. Self-expression was at the sentiment of this movement—fueling the scene’s inspiring art, music and style.
“Punk may not have met traditional standards of beauty and harmony, but its influence on fashion and hair cannot be denied,” says Jen Hughes, an artist at Minnesota’s Juut salon, who created the simultaneously strong but feminine collection featured here. “The cuts and styles of bold, independent-thinking ’70s punk icons are reimagined for bold, modern women of today who aren’t afraid to make a statement.”
Choppy, chewed-up and spiked-out textures reveal the beauty in being a bit random and imperfect on purpose, much like punk style and music itself.
Hair: Jen Hughes
Color: Kelsey Belgarde, Santa Fe Gates
Assistants: Shad Owen, Larissa Wong
Makeup: Janell Geason
Makeup assistant: Kristin Kosieracki
Photography: Chris McDuffie
Fashion styling: Jahna Peloquin