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HOLIDAY HOW-TO: Create the Brigitte Bardot Bump

by Lauren Salapatek | December 19, 2013

HOLIDAY HOW-TO: Create the Brigitte Bardot BumpIn preparation for the holiday party mania that’s just around the corner, senior stylist Graziella Lembo of SalonCapri in Boston has created two festive hairstyles to rock at any holiday shindig- - from an office party to an A-list New Year’s Eve bash! Here, you can learn how to re-create one of the styles, the Brigitte Bardot Bump!

STEP 1: After combing hair thoroughly, use a flatiron to straighten out any natural waves and create a deep side part over the right eyebrow.

STEP 2: To achieve the textured and volumized look, apply a root lifting powder such as L’Oreal Professionnel True Grip powder to roots. Tease hair at crown of head, leaving out a 1-inch section in front to create faux side bangs.

STEP 3: Gather teased hair at back of head, and comb over the top to create a smooth look. Secure with bobby pins or a decorative hair clip.

STEP 4: Drape 1-inch section of non-teased hair across left eyebrow, and pin above left ear.

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