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French Twist (Hair Up)

July 10, 2011 | 11:28 PM
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Hair: Dimitrios Tsioumas, Goldwell International Guest Artist, Creative Color Director at Mizu New York. Assisted by John C. Simpson, Goldwell International Guest Artist Photography: Babak Make-up: Dragan Vurdelja Fashion: Xenia Bous
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Using a micro crimper to create texture, take hair in one-inch sections and, beginning at the nape, work up the head until the whole head is crimped.
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Smooth the hair into a ponytail that sits at the apex of the head. Secure with elastic.
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Using a teasing brush, backcomb the interior of the ponytail to create a cushion. Smooth the exterior of the ponytail.
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Take the ends of the hair and fold over the backcombed cushion so it makes an arc when viewed from the side. Secure ends with pins under the cushion.
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Pull the hair forward at the front, so it rests on the forehead. Using a finishing spray, mist the end of a tail comb to smooth the hair. PRODUCTS AND TOOLS: Stylers: Hot Darling thermal protector, Sprayer hair lacquer, Big Finish hairspray, all by Goldwell. Micro crimper: Helix tools Teasing brush: Diane Tail comb: Cricket Co.
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