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The Life Cycle of My Wet Set – Day Seven

The Life Cycle of My Wet Set – Day Seven

DAY SEVEN

Well, I made it! The last day of my set. My curls have fallen substantially and my hair desperately needs to be washed so I will do that this evening and start the whole process all over again.

I hope you’ve enjoyed this series and you’ve gained some insight to how I style my hair. I hope to produce more hair tutorials in the future for you. I prefer to do pictorials rather than videos, for me personally I learn better that way. Plus videos are so time consuming to produce and I just don’t have the equipment to do it properly right now.

So here is my seventh day hair with a quick how-to guide below. Only once my hair has smoothed out can I do this style. It doesn’t work very well at all when it’s curly, so I reserve this for 1-2 days before need to wash it.

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HOW-TO GUIDE

First, you’ll want to section off your fringe and pin it up and out of the way. Brush out the hair and smooth it out with a bit of pomade. Start on one side of you head and and start twisting and rolling the hair gathering another section as you go. Place a bobby pin or two horizontally to secure the roll.

Follow this all the way across to the other side. Twist and tuck the ends in on it self and secure the ends with bobby pins. Feel along the roll for any loose sections and add more pins wherever needed, making sure you pin horizontally to hid the pins.

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Now take down your fringe and smooth it out. Add a bit of pomade to smooth any fly-a-ways. Create a swoop and tuck the end into the twist on the side of your head. Secure with bobby pins.

Take the tail of your comb and while holding the swoop secure lift up a little to give a bit of height. Place a hair flower or hair comb to further secure the end of the swoop and to hide the pins. Run a comb through the back of hair from the crown to the roll.

7 Comments

    Brenda J. Kline

    6th Mar 2016 - 8:08 am

    Still looks super.

    Jessica Cangiano

    6th Mar 2016 - 6:51 pm

    What a classic, beautiful note to end a week of truly marvelous hairstyles off with. Thank you for the time and effort that you put into producing such a detailed, photo rich post series for us.

    Many hugs,
    ♥ Jessica

    nenaya

    6th Mar 2016 - 8:19 pm

    Wow !!! Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to teach us all 👍🏻😘✨💕🙏🏻

    Bonita Vear (@bjvear)

    18th Mar 2016 - 5:23 am

    Thank you for sharing all your styling tips! I must confess, when my set get old I tend to get super lazy and stop bothering to style it properly. With a few of your tips though, I might be able to get more use from it, so thanks! 😀 ❤

    xox,
    bonita of Lavender & Twill

    Aly Rose

    31st Mar 2016 - 5:42 pm

    Loved this series! I was thinking of doing something similar last fall lol. I love how thorough you were.

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    31st Dec 2017 - 10:55 am

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    Celeste

    6th Jun 2019 - 10:33 am

    Wow! Finding your blog unlocked some real treasures! This style guide was wonderfully produced. Very thorough, perfect photography. You are so lovely, I admire so much how radiant you look in each style with your gorgeous makeup and enviable style! Beautiful!!!

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