We just adore Kate Beckinsale’s edgy, punk-inspired updo that she wore to the Golden Globes this year. Do you think she’ll go for an updo for the Oscars, or a soft flowing style – like she usually goes for?
Celebrity hairstylist, Sascha Breuer, helped create this stylish look for Kate using products from Moroccanoil, and we’ve got the how-to just for you. Follow these six easy steps to get a stylish updo like Kate Beckinsale.
Get the look
Start by spraying Moroccanoil Root Boost directly on to the roots of damp hair. The spray will help add body and hold and it’s a great way to set the style in. It’ll also make hair more pliable and easier to work with.
Begin blow drying the hair using a skeleton brush, and then use your fingers to create texture and additional volume. Once the hair is fully dry, separate into a horseshoe shaped section (the part between both temples & your crown area) and clip the top section away.
Pull the bottom section into a low, side ponytail at the nape of the neck and secure with an elastic. Then coil & wrap the tail into a messy bun. You can even tug a few strands out to create naturally falling bits and to loosen the bun. Secure hair with bobby pins.
Take the hair from the top section and backcomb the roots using Moroccanoil Boar Bristle Teasing Brush to maximize the volume at the crown and create a slightly disheveled texture.
Secure the top section into the existing, loose bun with bobby pins.
Mist the hair with Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray to add shine and long-lasting hold. Spray a little product onto finger tips and work it into the single strands to help define the pieces. Secure the final look with a few more pins and you’re good to go!
Will you recreate Kate’s ‘do?
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