Can you believe the feud between Taylor Swift and Kanye West has been going on since 2009? Crazy but true! That fateful September night at the MTV Music awards, 19 year old Swift gets called to accept the Best Female Video award and that’s when the official fireworks began. Kanye West proceeds to jumps up on stage and grabs the mic from Swift and says, “Yo Taylor, I’m really happy for you and I’mma gonna let you finish, but Beyonce had one of the best videos of all time. One of the best videos of all time!”
The camera then pans to Queen B (Beyonce) who had a look of shock and horror on her face over his outburst. Swift was sporting an amazing silver dress. She was rocking a chignon for the big moment with loose curls framing her face looking simply glamorous. Want to learn how rock this look? Check out this video. Pro tip-Take some Olea E Serum in the palm of your hard and smooth down any fly aways then finish with hair spray to hold.
Fast forward to February 2015, after several years of he said she said happened and why, plus a new third party in the mix (Kim Kardashian West), it looks like all is well on the western front. West, Swift and Kardashian are all smiles at the 2015 Grammys. Word on the street was West and Swift were talking about a collaboration. When the two ladies met, it was peace on the western front. Both gals sported shoulder length cuts with long side swept bangs. Swift’s look was straight and very sleek. To achieve this look use Shampoo and conditioer two to three days before you want to straighten your hair. Use Olea E Shampoo & Conditioner. This combo is amazing for your hair. The conditioner is made with olive oil which deeply nourishes and repairs your hair. Then when you are ready to straighten your hair, use the Beyond the Beauty Hair Straightener 1.25”. What’s awesome about this straightener is that the plates that heat your hair are ceramic. These plates heat up evenly and don’t damage your hair.
Now on the other hand, if you like Kim K’s wavy hair. Repeat the same steps used to achieve Taylor’s look then once you get to straightening your hair, STOP! Here’s what you do next: Start with dry hair–preferably hair that has some styling products in it. Use some dry shampoo before you begin if you didn’t wash that day and your hair is a little oily. Spray hair with a workable hair spray. Then take one inch to one and a half inch sections starting in the front of your face on either side.
Clamp a 1 inch flat iron on medium to medium/high heat near the scalp and twist the flat iron 180 degrees. NOT 360. You should be twisting/turning the flat iron toward the back of your head (and away from your face). Then pull straight down at the tips. Re-clamp and twist at the base again if more lift is needed at the root. Work your way toward the back/center of the head. Follow these same steps starting at the front of the opposite side and work your way back to the center. Spray with hairspray and allow to cool. Shake curls out and separate them and follow up with finishing product. Here’s a video for more help.
August 2015, Swift presents West with the Video Vanguard Award at the MTV. What’s interesting about diva hair between Swift and Kardashian-West is the both are sporting similar 70’s inspired hairdo’s . Swift had a slicked back low ponytail with side swept bangs and Kardashian-West sported slicked back straight hair. To sport the Taylor, don’t wash your hair for two to three days, then after pulling your hair back, apply a gel/palm aid to the hair to make it smooth.
If you prefer Kardashian-West’s look, Wash your hair then apply styling moose/product, comb the hair straight, hold with bobby pins.
February 2016, audio tapes get leaked with West saying things about Swift. This happens coincidentally around the time of the release of West’s album which he features Swift in one of his songs. He claims he made her famous. They supposedly had a conversation about the whole thing to which she gave her blessing. West, “didn’t call for approval but did ask Taylor to release his single “Famous” on her Twitter account. She supposedly declined and advised him against releasing the song as she didn’t like the lyrics hinting that he made her famous.
Swift changed her look once again to a short bob with bangs. While Kardashian West on the other hand, went for a total makeover going bleach blonde.