How to Get the Look: Romantic Updo by KEVIN.MURPHY for Valentine's Day

No matter what your plans are, a chic updo with a velvet ribbon has Valentine’s Day written all over it. Sarah Lund, STYLE.MASTER at KEVIN.MURPHY has provided a step by step on how to achieve the romantic, effortless hairstyle below.

  • Step 1

    Section hair into a middle part and lightly spray with a texturizing product like DOO.OVER by KEVIN.MUPRHY. Divide hair into two sections in the back. Starting on one side, braid hair using an underhand technique to keep the braid tight on the sides. Gently loosen braid, repeat on other side.

  • Step 2

    Sprinkle a volumizing powder like POWDER.PUFF onto each braid to add texture and softness to the finish of the braid.

  • Step 3

    One at a time fold braid and pin close to the head using Large U Shaped Pins to secure, follow with Bobby Pins to lock into place. Repeat on other side, folding both braids in together.

  • Step 4

    Measure a Velvet Ribbon to fit your head shape and size, tie into a bow on the side of the updo.
    Secure Ribbon into placew with a Bobby Pin, make sure to hide the pin under braids.

  • Step 5

    Use fingers and DOO.OVER to lightly loosen bits of hair around face

  • Finished Look

    Go out for a great Valentine's Night!


[Images courtesy of KEVIN.MURPHY]

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