L'Oreal Professionnel's Must-Have: The Modern Topknot

There's nothing better than seeing your client leave the salon feeling entirely satisfied with her new, beautiful hair. Whether she wants a new cut, a new color, or simply a new style, nothing beats the feeling of seeing your client smile when she sees the final results of your work. With L'Oréal Professionnel's Must-Have guide of this season's hairstyle trends, inspired by runways, red carpets and street-styles, you can ensure that your client will always leave the salon feeling happy.

Here, L'Oréal Professionnel Artist, Drew Schaefering gives his simple step-by-step guide to creating one of fall's most popular hairstyles: a polished topknot with a modern twist. According to Schaefering, “The top knot can be worn from day to night and it’s as easy to style as a ponytail." To create the Modern Topknot, see the how-to video below:

Stylist Tip:
When securing the top knot, don’t open the bobby pin. Insert it into the knot closed.

Schaefering's Must-Have Products:

  1. L’Oréal Professionnel Densité: a thickening primer that preps hair for added density to allow for the style to stay in place.
  2. L’Oréal Professionnel Mythic Oil: voted best hair oil, this ultra-lightweight hair oil nourishes, adds shine and protects against frizz, while working well with every hair type, even fine hair.

[Image courtesy of Bratskeir & Co.]

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