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Last updated: May 31, 2017

Scarlett Johansson’s ’50s Inspired Updo by Sebastian’s Duffy

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Scarlett Johansson’s ’50s Inspired Updo by Sebastian’s Duffy

Scarlett Johansson is a style chameleon. She can pull off all shades, all lengths, all textures—and hair from all eras. At the premiere for dramedy “We Bought a Zoo,” Scarlett paired a sleek little black dress with this retro updo, and we think it’s stunning. Want to create the look? The stylist behind the coif, Duffy for Sebastian Professional, gives us the details in this step-by-step!

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    1. Wash hair with Sebastian Professional Drench Shampoo and Conditioner for heightened moisture and healthy looking style.

    2. Towel dry hair and distribute Sebastian Professional Whipped Crème through the lengths of the hair, beginning at the roots and moving towards the ends. Rough dry the hair until the product is completely absorbed.

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    3. Spritz the hair with Sebastian Professional Potion 9 Lite and use a 1-inch curling iron to curl the entire head, starting at the front. Once the hair has cooled, brush through the waves.

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    4. Create a side part and separate the hair into four equal sections around the head, starting at the crown and moving downwards. Backcomb each section and spray the roots with Sebastian Professional Shaper Plus to hold in place.

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    5. Working against the part, twist each section horizontally against the head around both the sides and back, and secure with pins. Allow the wave to show through the front section.

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    6. Finish with Sebastian Professional Trilliant and clean any loose ends or flyaways.