From Keri Hilson to Eva Marcille, it’s clear that blondes are ruling summer 2011. But for those of us a tad tentative about diving head-first into the platinum pond, supermodel du jour Selita Ebanks has the answer: blonde bangs!

What’s not to love about this edgy style? You get the glamour of golden locks, but without the damage that comes with bleaching a full head of hair. Plus, the shock of color is such a bold style statement. With blonde bangs, you could be wearing a pillowcase and you’d still have a “look.”

To keep your color looking bright and fresh, wash bangs separately with Aveda Camomile Shampoo and Conditioner ($15 and $18,

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