Party Hairstyles for Long Hair: Make a Statement
If you’ve got long hair and want to make a big statement with your party hairstyles this festive season, we’ve got just the style. So, why not max your look this Christmas and throw tinsel-decked caution to the wind? Go big and bold with this super-glamorous style.
Our styling tips for volume and big, bouncy waves will help you achieve maximum body and volume in a hairstyle that shouts, ‘Let’s party!’
Add Volume, Movement and Bounce to Hair without losing Shine
So, this look is about adding volume, movement and bounce to your hair. But that doesn’t mean you have to compromise on shine. First up, we believe in light touch styling. The less you do to your hair the better it looks and the shinier it will be. Secondly using the right products to add moisture and shine will show your hair in the best light and let it’s natural beauty shine through. So, pack away the straighteners and embrace soft, wavy tresses for a festive style that oozes glamour and sophistication.
Party Hairstyles for Long Hair: Tips for Adding Volume to Long Hair
Hairstyling Tools: Styling Mist for Volume, Hairdryer, Velcro Rollers, Tail Comb
After shampooing, rinse hair, towel out excess water and apply a hair treatment. If you are wondering which treatment to choose we recommend deep conditioner Restore and Shine Hair Masque. That’s because it leaves hair soft, full of shine and strengthened. Firstly, pro-vitamin b5 gets moisture right to the core of the hair and secondly, glycerin smoothes the cuticle to maximise shine. Leave it on for 10 minutes or longer if required. Then, rinse hair and towel dry, leaving the hair damp.
Spritz hair with hair volumizer. Two to three pumps should be enough. You can spray above the head and let it fall onto the hair or you can spray directionally. For example, you can tip your head forward and spray the styling mist underneath, depending on where you want to add volume.
Once you’ve applied the styling mist you can gently blow-dry while tossing the hair around with your hands; the bigger it gets, the better. However, the most important thing here is not to overdry the hair. When hair is too dry it loses elasticity and if you’ve ever experienced a situation where your hair just won’t hold a style or becomes fly-away or even dull, chances are you’ve overdone it with the hairdryer. Our advice? Choose a cooler setting and stop drying as soon as the hair is no longer damp. Don’t be tempted to keep going. Remember, light touch!
When you’ve finished with the hairdryer and whilst the hair is still warm take some Velcro rollers and place randomly in the hair, wherever you’d like to achieve extra bouncy, imprecise spirals.
Once the hair has cooled, remove the rollers, take your fingers through to soften them. So, here’s the big moment. Why? Because the drama of this hairstyle is in the big sweep over of the hair. That’s because it’s not only about adding volume but it also gives the look instant sophistication. In fact, it elevates the style to a super-glamorous party hairstyle for long hair. So, sweep hair to one side to and lightly backcomb the roots with a tail comb to give a gentle lift.
TIP: Only curl the hair from ear-level down; leaving the roots straight keeps the look loose and natural.
More Party Hairstyles for Long Hair: The Low Pony
The Low Pony is the polar opposite of this big volume hairstyle. Having said that, it has all the glamour and sophistication. Not to mention, it’s just as quick and easy to style. So why not forget planning different outfits for each party? Recycling outfits is better for the planet and your wallet. So why not simply change your hairstyle to give your whole look a different vibe? This elegant look is simple with a capital S, not to mention super-stylish.
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More Reading for Long Hair Tips
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Party Hairstyles for Long Hair: Styling Products
Shop for Volume
Add volume to long hair with Styling Mist for Natural Hold and Volume. Why? Firstly it contains Oats for body and Lemon Zest for shine. Secondly, this little volume-booster is delivered to the hair in a super-fine mist. That’s because this application is a great way of ensuring an even-spread on the hair and won’t weigh down even the finest of hair types.
Best Hair Volume Product : Styling Mist for Natural Hold and Volume
Shop for Shine
The Styling Mist for Natural Hold and a Glossy Finish is a must for dry hair types. It contains Sugar Beet which increases the water retention capability of the hair, leaving it stronger and shinier. Whether you are looking for a super-sleek finish or want to add moisture to waves and curls, this mist delivers a glossy finish.
Best for Gloss: Styling Mist for Natural Hold and Glossy Finish
Best Hair Mask: Restore and Shine Hair Masque
Choose regular weekly treatments from the best hair mask, Restore and Shine Hair Masque to help keep your long hair in the best condition EVER!!
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