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Merry and Bright (Updos by Martin Parsons)

July 10, 2011 | 11:25 PM
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Creating an amazing updo is one thing. Making it look effortless to execute is another. Martin Parsons did both in this exclusive shoot for MODERN. Watch him in action on MODERN SALON TV at modernsalon.tv.
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Hair: Martin Parsons, assisted by Ian Hearth, Martin Parsons Technique Master, Lead Trainer. Photography: Roberto Ligestri. Make-up: David Maderich. Nail artist: Jessica Mart of LaJames Beauty College
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“Use working spray. Never aim at the head. Spray in the direction of the way the hair moves. Spray, count to five and then clean up.” —Martin Parsons
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Give your clients maximum impact with this bold holiday updo by Martin Parsons.
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“Updos should take no more than 20 to 30 minutes in the salon, with the goal to be 20.” —Martin Parsons
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