Short Curly Formal Hairstyle (Platinum)

Short Curly Formal Hairstyle (Platinum)

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This is a sexy style which suits naturally curly hair. The Back: has been cut in uniform layers to create body from the bottom of the neck to the crown. The Sides: have been cut the same length as the back layers to maintain a balance look all over and have been blended up to the full layers cut through the top to give this style height and body.


  • Hair Category: Formal
  • Hair Length: Short
  • Hair Elasticity: Curly


  • Gender: Women
  • Face Shape: Oval, Oblong, Square, and Diamond
  • Hair Density: Medium/Thick
  • Hair Texture: Medium/Coarse
  • Age: Under 21, 21 - 30, 31 - 40, and 41 - 50
  • Height: Any
  • Weight: Thin/Average/Large
  • Glasses: Without glasses suits best


  • Styling Time: 30+ minutes
  • Products: Mousse, Gel Wax, Sculpture Lotion, Hair Spray, and Moisturizer
  • Styling Tip: This style is best achieved on naturally curly hair.

Styling Steps

1 . Apply Moisturizer

Apply a small amount of hair moisturizer to the palm of your hand and distribute it evenly through the mid-lengths and the ends. Moisturizer will help your hair to maintain good condition and protect your strands from heat as you style.

2 . Apply Mousse

Apply styling mousse to damp hair, using your palm as a measuring guide, and evenly distribute it along the hair shaft. Styling mousse will add hold and can help achieve better results.

3 . Use a Blow-dryer and a Diffuser to Dry Curls

Using your diffuser, gently scrunch your hair dry in a rotating direction. Make sure the blow-dryer speed is on low and try not to completely dry the hair off as leaving a little bit of moisture will ensure that your curls do not frizz.

4 . Scrunch Gel-Wax Through Hair with Fingers

Apply gel-wax to your fingertips and then tilt your head forward and scrunch your hair.

5 . Style the Back Out Using Gel-wax

Using gel-wax and your fingers grab the mid-lengths of your hair and then drag it out and upwards for a soft and shiny result. For maximum hold the use of gel is recommended.

6 . Style Sides Out Using Gel-wax

Pinch and drag your hair in an upwards motion using gel-wax. Using gel-wax will give luster and shine with soft texture.

7 . Gel-wax and Pinch Hair for Texture

Apply gel-wax to your fingertips and then pinch small clumps of hair in an up and forward motion. For a wetter look, use more gel-wax.

8 . Lift Roots Using Gel-wax

Apply some gel-wax to your fingertips and then rub it gently into your roots while lifting your strands. Using gel-wax in this manner will add shine and texture.

9 . Apply Sculpture Lotion

Apply a small amount of sculpture lotion to your hands and run it through your hair sparingly for shine and to allow your style to take it's natural form.

10 . 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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