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Is It A Ponytail Or A Faux Bob? Recreate Carrie Underwood's Marie Claire Cover Look

Lya Navarra

Author Lya Navarra

    Photo Credit: Regan Cameron
    Marie Claire May 2013

    That'’s one sexy ponytail Carrie Underwood!! Or is it a faux bob? Either way, it'’s a fresh take on a classic.

    How To Create a Faux Bob

    • To create volume at the crown, isolate hair in the crown and nape area, pin and set aside
    • Then, starting 1-2” away from the hairline, take vertical slices of hair, hold straight out from the head and spray with Redken iron shape 11 to protect from heat and hold texture
    • At the base of the slice, compress hair with the Sam Villa Signature Series TEXTUR texturizing iron (tip of the iron pointing upwards) to imprint texture
    • Work vertically around the head until finished
    • Drop crown and nape sections down to hide created texture
    • The volume at the base will create beautiful natural fullness in fine hair
    • Then, gather into a low loose ponytail, secure with elastic and gently pull hair out above the top of the elastic for a faux bob look.

    Create double identity in your hairstyles! Try this out today and share your comments in the box below.

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