This Was by Far the #1 Hair Trend From NYFW

There was something in the air at this season's New York Fashion Week, and not just the gray clouds blanketing the skyline and dense humidity forcing showgoers and editors like myself to wear our hair back. This season, we saw more diversity, more vivid pops of color, more risks—more, more, more. As senior editor Hallie Gould notes, "Maximalism is back, and we couldn't be more onboard."

As intrinsically fresh as dewy skin and barely-styled hair are, what's even more refreshing is a shift from "naked" beauty into a world of whirling neon color, audacious graphic lines, and boundary-pushing hairstyles that require a bit more effort. Though perhaps more time consuming, "more is more" beauty celebrates personality. We've shared the beautifully extreme makeup looks we saw backstage, and below, we're focusing on the hair looks that left us breathless…