When it comes to hairstyles, sometimes you need a little edge to feel like your most fierce self. Enter the feminine faux hawk╌a style that gives the illusion of a cropped cut without any permanent commitment. Dare to try this style? Here’s how to get the look:
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Start with clean, damp hair and apply a handful of Sculpting Foam™ to give your hair memory and hold. Evenly distribute with a wide tooth comb.
Next, rough dry your hair until completely dry.
Using the medium Express Ion Curl®, curl random pieces of hair to create texture.
Take the top portion of your hair from temple to temple and gently backcomb the hair to create volume. Smooth and pull into a small ponytail right above the crown of your head.
Next, create another ponytail directly below the first with a section of hair about 1" thick. Continue creating small ponytails underneath each other down the back of your head.
Once all hair is tied into ponytails, gently backcomb each to give your hair volume and texture.
Individually, create a mini bun by twisting the hair around the base of the ponytail and secure with a bobby pin. Do this for each ponytail╌you should have as many mini buns as you did ponytails in the end.
PRO TIP: The buns should not be perfect╌make them messy and imperfect to give the style a feminine, lived-in look.
Finally, finish the look by using your teasing brush to pull loose hairs out around your face and the top of the buns, then set the look with Extra-Body Finishing Spray®.
This look is equal parts fierce and feminine, which means you can rock it with jeans and a tee or your very best cocktail dress. Show us your finished style on Instagram with #IHeartPM.
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