1960’s inspired Hair

Since I did a Betty tutorial , I thought it only fair to do a Joan tutorial.
Here goes :
You will need:
A curling iron, or you can set your hair in large sized hot rollers
A teasing comb
A natural bristle hair brush like a Mason Pearson
Bobby pins
Clips
Hairspray
Setting spray
This style is best for long hair,at least shoulder length or longer.
I like to set the hair with my favorite, White sands setting spray, and then with a 1 inch large barrel curling iron, curl entire head . Clip each curl and let the hair cool off before you style.
Once hair has cooled off, brush out with your natural bristle brush, I like my Mason Pearson.
Section hair into two sections ear to ear, so you have a front section and a back section.
Then make a third section, a pony tail ,piece in the mid, crown section of the head and secure with an elastic.
That pony tail will be your volume and height at the top of the head.clip this hair out of the way.

Starting at the back, nape of head , tease the hair with a comb and then sweep up all the hair with a brush and pin with bobbies. Pin the section all the way up to the pony tail, so you have an upswept look.

Then move to the front sections,start on one side, tease the section of hair and smooth with your brush then pin each side up just as you did in the back until all hair is pinned up all around the head. If you have bangs you can spray and smooth them off to a side and secure with a pin,
Otherwise you can create a side sweep with your longer hair just and pin.

Then release your pony tail, tease it with your comb, smooth with your brush and arrange it in any shape you like, either tousled or controlled.
Bobby Pin into place ,spray with a good holding spray , my favorites are Does it all spray by Bumble and Bumble.

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