Hairstyle Suitability Rating (?): ★★★★★

Susan Lucci Long Straight Hairstyle

2 Views
Added: 06 Oct 2009
Hairstyle Popularity Rating: ★★★★★

Description

Susan lit up the red carpet of the 17th Annual 2006 Glamour "Women of the Year" Awards with this sexy look. Her hair was cut to below shoulder length and layers were added into her very ends and mid-lengths to add lots of body throughout the style. This hairstyle will go well with most hair types and requires regular trims to help keep the great shape. This type of style is perfect for those after a styling option which will make their hair appear fuller.





Hairstyle Type

Category
Formal
Length
Long
Elasticity
Straight

Haircut Technique

Type

Suitability

Gender
Women
Face Shape
oval,square,heart,diamond,triangular
Hair Density
Medium/Thick
Hair Texture
Medium/Coarse
Age
Under 21, 21 - 30, 31 - 40, and 41 - 50
Height
Any
Weight
Thin/Average/Large
Forehead Height
Short/Average
Neck Length
Short/Average
Ears
Small/Average
Nose
Small/Average
Glasses
No

Styling

Time
30+ minutes
Tip
Use the velcro rollers and then tease your hair at the very roots to add lots of body throughout the whole style.
Products
Mousse, Smoothing Shine, and Lacquer
Tools
Blow Dryer



Similar hairstyles you may be interested in...

 Long Straight   Light Blonde   Hairstyle with Blunt Cut Bangs
★★★★★
 Long Straight   Light Blonde   Hairstyle with Side Swept Bangs
★★★★★
Jennifer Lopez Long Straight   Light Caramel Brunette   Hairstyle   with  Blonde Highlights
★★★★★
 Long Straight    Chestnut Brunette   Hairstyle   with Light Blonde Highlights
★★★★★
Candice Swanepoel Long Straight    Golden Blonde   Hairstyle   with Light Blonde Highlights
★★★★★
 Long Straight    Caramel Brunette   Hairstyle
★★★★★

... hairstyle categories








Styling Steps

1. Apply Mousse

Placeholder articles

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.

2. Part to the Right

Placeholder articles

Using the corner of your comb and standing in front of a mirror find the middle of your right eye and then drag the comb straight up slowly until you reach your hairline and then continue back in a straight manner to achieve an even right part. A side part is great for longer face shapes because it creates the illusion of width.

3. Use a Large Radial Brush

Placeholder articles

A large radial brush is usually used on long straight hair types or to smooth out wavy or curly hair textures. When selecting a radial brush, always use one with a pure bristle as this will not tear or damage the hair.

4. Blow-dry the Back Under

Placeholder articles

To blow-dry under, start at the nape/back and place your brush under the section of hair close to the nape. With the dryer held up over the hair, pull the brush from the roots and continue to the mid length's, keeping the blow-dryer following over the top. Once you reach the ends, curve them under. Repeat this step until the section is completely dry.

5. Blow-dry the Sides Under

Placeholder articles

To blow-dry the sides, take out a small section of hair from the front and clip the rest of the hair away. Next, place the brush under the section and then pull the brush and hair forward around your face (this curving motion creates body). Place the hair-dryer on top of the brush until you reach the ends and then turn the ends under. Repeat until dry.

6. Blow-dry the Top Under to the Left

Placeholder articles

Take a section of your hair no wider than the diameter of your brush. Place your brush under and at the roots of your section. Then with your blow-dryer above, drag the brush up through the mid-lengths and ends of the hair following with your blow-dryer and pulling the hair to the left. Repeat until your hair is completely dry.

7. Blow-dry the Top Under to the Right

Placeholder articles

Take a section of your hair no wider than the diameter of your brush. Place your brush under and at the roots of your section. Then with your blow-dryer above, drag the brush up through the mid-lengths and ends of the hair following with your blow-dryer and pulling the hair to the right. Repeat until your hair is completely dry.

8. Place Large Velcro Rollers in Hair

Placeholder articles

Take a section of hair no wider than the diameter of the velcro roller and comb it through to ensure there are no knots. Place the roller at the ends of the section of hair, being sure to smooth the ends under, and then twist the roller down the hair shaft to the roots. Continue applying the velcro rollers all the way through the entire hair for a full volume finish throughout the sides. Keep the rollers in your hair for approximately 20 minutes.

9. Tease Hair

Placeholder articles

Pick up a small selection of hair from your mid section no bigger than your tail comb. Place your comb at the roots and then comb up and down until the hair is standing up by itself. Continue to the crown and finish at the sides. Repeat this step if you require more volume.

10. Apply Smoothing Shine

Placeholder articles

Apply a very small amount of smoothing shine to the palms of your hands and then run it through the mid-lengths and ends of your hair. Be careful not to add any to the roots or a large amount to any section of the hair as smoothing shine can be very heavy on the hair, weighing it down and making it appear oily.

11. Apply Lacquer

Placeholder articles

Lacquer is great for strong hold. A small amount is all that is required to finish and should be applied from an arms length distance to the entire style.




Recommended Hairstyles...

... hairstyle categories




Send Us Your Feedback

Your suggestions and ideas are important to us.


Face shape quiz

Hairstyle consultations

Virtual hairstyler





Powered by ProofFactor - Social Proof Notifications