Celebrity Style

HOW-TO: Taylor Swift's Grammys Power Pony

Lauren Quick | February 4, 2014 | 2:19 PM
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STEP 2: Blow-dry hair section by section from the nape of the neck to the top of the head.
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STEP 3: Spray L'Oréal Professionnel Infinium 3 from mid-lengths to ends to prep hair for curling iron.
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STEP 4: Curl hair section by section from mid-length to ends using a 1/2-1 in. curling iron.
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STEP 5: Slightly backcomb crown of hair.
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STEP 6: Dash a pinch of L'Oréal Professionnel True Grip to the same area that was backcombed to add texture then brush through while smoothing the part and sides of the hair.
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STEP 7: Using your fingers, brush hair to the middle of the head into a ponytail and secure with an elastic.
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STEP 8: Pull a 1/4-inch piece of hair from the ponytail and spray with L'Oréal Professionnel Infinium 2.
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STEP 9: Use a bobby pin to secure hair around the elastic. TIP: Keep the bobby pin closed when weaving it into the hair.
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Singer Taylor Swift attends the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on January 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/WireImage)
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Taylor Swift's powerful-yet-understated Grammys ponytail was a great complement to her eye-catching dress. L'Oréal Professionnel Artists Jennifer MacDougall (stylist) and Jason Backe (colorist) show you how to recreate the look.


STEP 1: Wet hair and towel dry.

STEP 2: Center part from the front to the nape of the neck.

STEP 3: Apply L'Oréal Professionnel DIA Richesse 9N (clear) and 15-volume directly onto hair globally.

STEP 4: Take 1-inch sections and paint directly onto hair from the roots to the ends.

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