How-To: Ella Henderson's Beachy Mermaid Waves

Elizabeth Jakaitis | December 1, 2014 | 2:03 PM

The Inspiration: Ella Henderson, British Singer Songwriter at the 2014 American Music Awards

The Look:  Beachy Mermaid Waves


Hairstylist: Brendan Robertson, Celebrity Hairstylist


Tools used:

  • T3 Evolution LongLife Dryer
  • 1.5” and 1.25” T3 Whirl Trio Interchangeable Styling Wand
  • T3 Fahrenheit 450 Flat Iron



1. Beginning with damp hair, blowdry with the T3 Evolution LongLife Dryer, creating volume at the roots.


2. With the 1.25” Whirl Trio Interchangeable Styling WandTaking, curl small sections of the hair around the tapered barrel, alternating directions with each section and holding the hair on the iron for only a few seconds.


3. Once completed, take random sections of hair and wrap around the 1.5” straight barrel of the Whirl Trio Interchangeable Styling Wand, in order to achieve a multi-textured, natural, beachy look.


4. To ensure that sections are not too curly, finish by using the T3 Fahrenheit 450 Flat Iron to smooth the curliest pieces.

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