Spring and summer are traditionally a time for a little romance, a fact embraced by fashion runways such as Alberta Ferretti, Diesel Black Gold, Dolce & Gabbana and Valentino. Here, Redken Creative Consultant and hair stylist Guido provides simple tips and techniques for creating these runway looks for your clients.
Shape 11 Finishing Thermal Spray and use a 1” curling iron to add waves around the hairline. Gather hair and loosely braid, then secure with a hair tie. Gently pull the braid to widen and spray on wax blast 10 high impact finishing spray-wax to add undone texture.
Flowers and gold coins accented the beautiful braided up-do at Dolce & Gabbana. “It’s old-world and romantic, inspired by classic Italian cinema,” says Guido. Start by blow-drying Guts 10 Volume Spray Foam into damp hair, then curl the hairline with a 1⁄2” curling iron. Spray on Powder Refresh 01 Aerosol Hair Powder for easier braiding, then braid hair loosely, twist into a flat chignon and pin. Pull out some pieces at the hairline and add accessories.
y Lotion, create a neat center part, then pull hair into a low ponytail. Add your headband, wrap a section of hair around the hair tie and pin to hide it, then mist on Forceful 23 Super Strength Finishing Spray for hold and shine.
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