With a new product launch in the U.S. and countless editorial jobs,
stylist and trendsetter Kevin Murphy is at the top of his game. This
month, Murphy created a strong cut and two variations of the season’s
hottest trend—waves—exclusively for MODERN. Before styling, Kevin prepared the model's hair by
performing the haircut described in Kevin Murphy: Making Waves (Cut). Click the link to see how to do it.
Be sure to check out another look that was built upon the same haircut, Kevin Murphy: Defined Wave. (Photo and video technical included).
In the video below, Kevin demonstrates the technique behind the Boho Soft Wave. To watch this video in high quality, go to Modern's YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/modernsalon.
Watching someone adept at using a Marcel iron is both beautiful and intimidating if you’re not part of the tribe. And it’s a tribe worth joining for a very important reason. “It’s so fast!” says Detra Smith, Artistic Director for HOT Tools Professional. “And really much easier than curling hair with a spring iron.” Here, Detra shares her tried and true tips and techniques for mastering the Marcel and provides a riveting demo!
Stylists who excel in the art of the updo often develop clever little tricks for creating outstanding work. Here are three go-to techniques, created by Sexy Hair artists, used to create the three looks in their latest collections.
From dress shopping to carefully selecting a signature hairstyle, prepping for the occasion is half the fun. As an homage to the glitz and glamour of cocktail parties past, retro finger waves are both beautiful and refreshing and will definitely help your clients stand out in a crowded room.