Kim Kardashian shows off another brand new hair look with a puffed-up ponytail clip-in

Nicola McCafferty
Yahoo Lifestyle
6 February 2013

Kim Kardashian has become a bit of a beauty junkie when it comes to hair clip-ins of late.

The pregnant Keeping Up With The Kardashians first racked up column inches when she was spotted with a faux fringe, whipping paparazzi into a frenzy with bangs to rival Kate Middleton.

Now the 32-year-old has shown off a puffed up ponytail to fans, which we’re guessing is yet another hairpiece the star is trialling.

[Related: Kim Kardashian racks up column inches - all thanks to a clip-in fringe]

Kim took to Instagram to reveal her new look, posing in a crushed berry satin dress as she showed off the pony – which featured tiered balls knotted down her back.

Describing her look alongside, she wrote: “Puff pony tail swag.”

With her brunette locks scraped back – and, we’re guessing, in a bun under the clip-in – Kim teamed the unusual new pony with gold jewellery, nude lips and a flash of bronzer.

The expectant star seems to be having a bit of a moment with the beauty trend for clip-in hairpieces of late, trying out new styles thanks to the whole range of versatile pieces available.

And while this latest puffed-up version garnered a mixed review from fans, here in the Lifestyle beauty team we’re loving that she’s highlighting the clip-in trend.

[Related: Kate Middleton's new bangs could signal a style evolution]

The pieces are a fantastic way to trial a new trend without taking the plunge, as well as giving you the opportunity to update your look for all different occasions.

The likes of Beauty Works and Hershesons offer a huge variety of clip-in pieces at affordable prices, with sweeping fringes, perfect ballerina buns and clip-in plaits and fishtails being just some of the lot on offer.

There’s even volume boosting pieces to help you achieve that really full layered look if you aren’t blessed with long, thick tresses.

Looking to update your look? Here’s our pick of the best pieces around:
1.    The ¾ volume boost by BeautyWorks
2.    The invisible ponytail by Hershesons
3.    The clip in fishtail by BeautyWorks
4.    Clip in side sweeping fringe by BeautyWorks
5.    The messy hair bun by BeautyWorks

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