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

Medium Wavy Auburn Brunette Hairstyle with Layered Bangs

3 Views
Added: 26 May 2011
Hairstyle Popularity Rating: ★★★★★

Description

Long layers cut all through the back and sides of this 'do allows bounce and boost of the waves added to the mid-lengths to ends giving this style plenty of shape and volume. This is great for those with fine hair looking for a style to compliment a long face shape. The smooth bangs frame the face and complete the over-all look perfectly.





Hairstyle Type

Category
Formal
Length
Medium
Elasticity
Wavy

Haircut Technique

Type
Scissor Cut

Suitability

Gender
Women
Face Shape
oval,oblong,diamond
Hair Density
Thin/Medium
Hair Texture
Fine/Medium
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
Pinch and twist the ends around with your wax to define the wave.
Products
Mousse, Wax, Smoothing Shine, and Hair Spray
Tools
Blow Dryer and Hot Rollers



Similar hairstyles you may be interested in...

Cheryl Cole Medium Wavy    Auburn Brunette   Hairstyle   with Dark Blonde Highlights
★★★★★
 Medium Wavy    Brunette   Hairstyle with Side Swept Bangs  and Light Blonde Highlights
★★★★★
Elizabeth McGovern Medium Wavy    Brunette   Hairstyle
★★★★★
Joy Behar Medium Wavy    Chestnut Brunette   Hairstyle with Layered Bangs
★★★★★
Jessica Alba Medium Wavy    Caramel Brunette   Hairstyle   with Light Brunette Highlights
★★★★★
Melania Trump Medium Wavy    Brunette   Hairstyle with Side Swept Bangs  and Light Brunette Highlights
★★★★★

... 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. Use a Medium Radial Brush

Placeholder articles

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

3. 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.

4. 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.

5. Blow-dry Bangs Forward

Placeholder articles

When blow-drying your bangs forward, clip your hair back leaving only your bangs out. Position your bangs evenly in your brush, taking the hair in a forward direction. Blow-dry from roots to ends, keeping the tension consistent, and evenly distribute heat over the whole section of hair that you are working on. Repeat until the hair is dry. This will stop any frizz that may occur.

6. Use Medium Hot Rollers

Placeholder articles

A medium hot roller is used to give your hair looser curls and can also be used for body.

7. Apply Hot Rollers Through the Back

Placeholder articles

Take the entire back section of your hair, and then starting from the crown, take a smaller section of hair no wider than the diameter of the hot 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 until it meets your head and then secure it in place with a pin or clip. Repeat this step until you have reached the nape of your neck and the entire back section of your hair is completed. Keep the rollers in your hair until they cool.

8. Apply Hot Rollers Vertically to the Side

Placeholder articles

Take a section of hair no wider than the diameter of the hot 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 vertically, making sure to roll it backwards, along the hair shaft to the roots and secure it with a pin or clip. Keep the rollers in your hair until they cool.

9. Piece the Ends Using Wax

Placeholder articles

Apply a small amount of wax to your fingertips and then lightly piece and pinch the ends of your hair.

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 Hairspray

Placeholder articles

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.




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