Short Straight Alternative Hairstyle - Medium Red (Mahogany)

Short Straight Alternative Hairstyle - Medium Red (Mahogany)

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The back of this highlighted hairstyle is tapered into the head, while the sides are jagged cut and one side cut shorter than the other to achieve an asymmetric shape that will turn heads at any occasion. The bangs are soothed down to frame the top of the face and completes the style brilliantly. This fancy 'do is best suited for bold.


  • Hair Category: Alternative
  • Hair Length: Short
  • Hair Elasticity: Straight


  • Gender: Women
  • Face Shape: Oval, Oblong, and Diamond
  • Hair Density: Thin/Medium
  • Hair Texture: Fine/Medium
  • Age: Under 21, 21 - 30, and 31 - 40
  • Height: Any
  • Weight: Thin/Average/Large
  • Glasses: Without glasses suits best


  • Styling Time: 10 minutes
  • Products: Wax and Hair Spray
  • Styling Tip: Direct your hair into position while applying the finishing products.

Styling Steps

1 . Wax Hair Down at the Back

Apply some wax to your fingertips and then pull through the ends of your hair in a downward motion to achieve a sculptured look. Pinch clumps of hair in different directions for a messier result.

2 . Style Sides Down Using Wax

Using a small amount of wax, work it through the mid-lengths and ends in a downward, pinching motion. For added texture, apply more pinching and more wax.

3 . Flatten the Top Using Wax

Apply wax to the palms of your hands, and then starting at the top-back area, drag your hands forward, flattening your hair down as you go. For a wetter look use more wax.

4 . Style Bangs Forward Using Wax

Apply a small amount of wax to your fingertips, and then using your fingers, rake through your bangs pinching the ends as you go to create a feathered, textured effect.

5 . Apply Hairspray

To finish, apply a minimal amount of hairspray from an arms length distance to the top, sides and back. Take care not to use too much or you will end up with a white, flaky residue which looks like dandruff.

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