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Brilliant Brunette, Cut How-To

July 10, 2011 | 11:58 PM
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Hair: Julien Farel Color: Michael Liang Photography: Roberto Ligresti Make-up: David Maderich, Fashion styling: Elodie Ozanne
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Celebrity colorist and owner of his eponymous salon in NYC, Julien Farel, gives our model a face-flattering cut complete with a heavy fringe.
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Begin the cut in the back. Comb down the hair from the nape and chip into the ends without projection.
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Continue up the crown in one-inch horizontal sections, cutting to the guide.
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Blend forward in two-inch horizontal sections directed slightly forward.
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Take Mohawk sections from the top and direct forward slightly. Cut to the desired length.
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Using this as a guide, comb forward and create a long, sideswept fringe.
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Blend top, sides and front by directing sections forward and point-cut to the guide to create a face frame.
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Now pull all hair up to the crown and point-cut into the ends, cutting to blend.
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Blow dry over a round brush, wrapping back and away from the face.
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Place in Velcro rollers to set the shape.
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Finish with a shine and setting spray.
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PRODUCTS AND TOOLS Shampoo and conditioner: Phytojoba Hairspray: Phytolaque soie Color: Platinium and Diacolor Gelée (in dark blonde) by L’Oréal Professionnel Brushes: Julien Farel Gloves: Product Club Shears: Jaguar Satin Razor: Feather
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