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  • DITCH THE HEAVY METAL photo | Jennifer Lopez

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Updated: Tuesday Jun 12, 2012 | 06:00 AM EDT By: Alex Apatoff & Zoë Ruderman

DITCH THE HEAVY METAL

A bun like the one Jennifer Lopez rocked at the Oscars only looks chic if it's sleek. So celeb hairstylist Lorenzo Martin used a metal-free elastic band to pull the hair back, preventing breakage and flyaways, then finished off the updo with L'Oréal Paris EverStyle Smooth & Shine Serum.