In '80s icon Molly Ringwald's new life advice book, Getting the Pretty Back ($18), she shares a few tips for getting pretty for an interview. She advises:
Opt for a professional blow dry rather than an actual haircut. It's not the time for a radical makeover. Confidence is key here, and you don't want to run the risk of feeling like you're someone else.
I keep myself on a tight beauty budget so I schedule my cuts around big events — like weddings, birthdays, and, if I have them, interviews — because they make me feel confident and attractive. Of course, I've been going to the same stylist for years and play it pretty safe. What's your take on cropping before an important interview?