If you’re looking for some new ‘dos to add to your repertoire ahead of Christmas and New Year, look no further! We have two step-by-steps from ghd to liven up any party hair look
‘90s influences and accessories are set to be huge trends for the holiday season – take a leaf out of ghd’s book and try these stunning party hair looks for your clients.
Embrace your clients’ natural goddess texture this festive season with a diffused pony. This chic and easy updo can be styled in a matter of minutes, so it’s perfect for last-minute festive bookings.
STEP 1 – PREP
Prep the hair by applying a moisturising pomade and oil, and detangle the hair throughout.
STEP 2 – PREP
Apply ghd Body Goals Total Volume Foam into the mid-lengths and ends of the hair for maximum body.
STEP 3 – TIE
Tie the hair into a low ponytail with a festive hair scrunchie.
STEP 4 – SMOOTH
Smooth the hairline with an edge taming gel.
STEP 5 – COMB
Comb back the hair using the ghd Detangling Comb to spread the edge taming gel for a snatched look.
STEP 6 – DIFFUSE
Diffuse the ponytail using the ghd helios hairdryer on a medium heat and medium speed.
STEP 7 – STRETCH
Using the teeth of the ghd diffuser attachment, comb through the ponytail to stretch out the texture, expanding the ponytail.
STEP 8 – FINISH
Finish the look by misting ghd Shiny Ever After Final Shine Spray onto the ponytail.
FESTIVE HALF-UP PONY
There’s no denying that sleek equals chic. Sophisticated and easy to style, this glossy half-up ponytail is oh-so simple and perfect for partying. Go all out and embellish the look with festive hair slides for added glamour. Don’t forget the all-important bevelled ends for that ‘90s vibe too!
STEP 1 – PREP
Prep the hair with the ghd Bodyguard Heat Protect Spray in misted layers.
STEP 2 – SECTION
Section the hair horizontally into two sections, beginning at the bottom of the head and work upwards.
STEP 3 – ANGLE
Place the ghd Paddle Brush horizontally into the roots, followed by the ghd platinum+ styler. Glide down the hair, leading the way with the paddle brush for the best tension.
STEP 4 – TURN
Turn the ghd platinum+ styler a quarter turn inwards for a soft bevel on the ends of the hair.
STEP 5 – CONTINUE
Continue this technique throughout the hair until all hair is smooth and tucked.
STEP 6 – SECTION
Section the front of the hair into a large triangle, clip this up and out of the way.
STEP 7 – TIE
Section the hair again from the ears upwards for a high ponytail and tie this into place.
STEP 8 – ACCESSORISE
Release the triangle section, sweep to the side and secure with festive hair slides.
STEP 9 – FINISH
Finish the look by wrapping hair around the elastic and misting with ghd Perfect Ending Final Fix hairspray.