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October 16, 2018

Halo Chignon

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Halo Chignon

Cold-weather updo season is here—hello winter weddings and holiday soirees! Here’s a quick look you can create on almost any hair type if you prep with the right products that give you grit and texture while protecting haircolor. Keep scrolling to learn how to do it!

Manufacturer: ColorProof, @colorproofhair

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HOW-TO STEPS

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    Prep the hair with ColorProof Color Care Authority FreshStart™ Dry Shampoo for grip.

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    From a center part, take a vertical section from the apex to above the ear. Fishtail braid the section, then repeat on the opposite side of the head.

     

    Pro Tip: Braid all the way down to the tip, secure with an elastic and then start pancaking for a fast, easy and clean braid.

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    Take the first braid and cross it over the head, halo-style. Pin into place, then repeat on the opposite side.

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    Working in horizontal sections at the crown, spray the hair with ColorProof SeaSugar™ Salt-Free Beach Spray and lightly tease. When desired volume is reached, smooth hair over the teased crown.

     

    Pro Tip: The SeaSugar™ Salt-Free Beach Spray uses sugar cane for texture instead of salt, which can draw moisture out of the hair and contribute to stripped haircolor.

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    Pull hair into a low pony, leaving hair at the front near the face out. Spray the ponytail with SeaSugar™ Salt-Free Beach Spray and lightly tease for volume.

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    Twist the pony and pin into a chignon.

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    Take the front right section, twist and drape it over the chignon, pinning into place. Repeat on the opposite side.

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    Finished look.

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    Finished look.

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