Glamorous, neck-grazing curls and a deep, stylistic side-part is a vintage, sexy and sophisticated style. But in our time-short lives, few can spend night and day setting hair on rollers, the traditional way to make this romantic and alluring shape. Nowadays, though, instead of having to roller-set hair over several hours, you can use hot-tools to create this look as quick as a flash. 
 
Step: On clean, wet hair, apply set and style spray and protective thickening lotion liberally throughout strands. blow-dry in hands, tossing hair around to encourage volume and texture.  
 
Step: Once dry, mist again with protective thickening lotion and use a 1 to 2 inch curling iron or wand, curl whole head of hair. After making each curl, use a pin-curl clip to pin in place. Once all curls are pinned, mist with holding spray. 
 
Step: Switch your blowdryer to cool and apply cool air to curls until they have cooled completely.
 
Step: Unclip curls. Using outside arch of eyebrow as the guide, make a deep side-part. Now simply brush out curls, blending them together to create the vintage, forties-inspired shape you want.
 
Step: Mist primp over finished style for extra support and shine.
 
 
This post is an abridged version of the story published on www.stylenoted.com. You can find the full post, here.
 
 
 

 

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