Hair and Style Director: Charlie Price for GK Hair, tamed with GK Hair by Christopher Wolfe, Regional Educator for GK Hair Photography: Roberto Ligresti Make-up: David Maderich for www.mistermakeup.com Fashion styling: David Widjaja
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Part the hair as desired. Using a crimping iron, work from roots to ends in horizontal one-inch sections. Continue this pattern throughout the hair.
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Push the hair to one side and run bobby pins along a soft zig-zag parting.
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Backcomb the side with the lengths of the hair.
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Place filler hair piece along the top of the head.
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.