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October 4, 2016

French Faux Hawk

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French Faux Hawk

“A Mohawk with the sophistication of a French twist,” is how Michael Shaun Corby, Living Proof Global Creative Director, explains this look. If your client is inspired by the ’70s or ’80s punk scene, but still wants a style with a dash of class—this is a definite go-to. Here’s how Michael created the look.

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    Start with hair that has been curled and sprayed with Living Proof Full Dry Volume Blast. Then section out the crown. 

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    Take the remaining hair and gather it into a ponytail, securing the elastic 4 inches from the ends.

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    Twist the section in an upward direction until a French twist shape is formed, then secure with pins.

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    Tie the hair in a knot right above the elastic.

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    Lightly backcomb the crown section with your fingers, spread to create a light tease.

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    Roll into a Mohawk shape, pinning as you secure.

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    Pin random sections to create additional volume and spray Full Dry Volume Blast.

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    Spray Full Dry Volume Blast as you pinch the ends for more texture.

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    Finished Look

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