HAIR IDEAS FOR QUARANTINE AND ZOOM PARTIES
THE EFFORTLESS BOUNCY BLOW
When: For any Zoom Party/ Meeting
Why: A bouncy Blow-dry is easy to achieve lasts days and is effortlessly chic
How: All you need is a round or oval bristle brush, a root lift spray (Aveda Pholmoliant is our fave) and a hairdryer like the brand new (and pretty amazing) ghd Helios hair dryer, £159. ‘Take the fringe section first and wrap it around your brush before blasting with a hair dryer. The trick is to always lift the brush from underneath the hair and elevate it to get that bounce.’ Next? ‘Move on to the sides, taking the brush under the hair and the dryer nozzle on top.’ For extra oomph, try misting a root lift spray at the roots and working it in with fingertips. Aveda Texture tonic is our go too!
THE CLASSIC SIDE PARTING (great for hiding roots too)
When: It’s been a month in lockdown, and you need your roots done
Why: Flicking the hair to one side is a really easy way to add volume, hide roots and a truly needed haircut.’
How: Blow dry your hair in the opposite direction to your natural parting, the flick it back to your every day parting get some added volume.For more movement, you can use your straightners (we us GHD) r, leaving the ends straight. To add fullness at the front, tong the first section of hair around your face backwards, away from the face.’ We use the Aveda air control for a light weight , textured hold.
THE TOP KNOT
When: For your one walk a day or supermarket outing.
Why: ‘the top knot is definitely back on trend, and the good news is. its so effortless and stylish too!
How: Firstly get a hair band, put the hair into a high ponytail and add a product for hold and texture, Texture Tonic is our go too, £21.90. Next, softly plait the hair in a classic 3 strand plait. Then wrap it around itself into a top knot and secure with a Kirby grip.’ For a soft, romantic finish, ‘spray the palms of your hands with hairspray ( Aveda Air Control £22) and rub them all the way around the sides, teasing out some hairs in the process.’ It’s a weather-proof look that’s great for second-day hair.