Sometimes when a long, layered hairstyle tends to look extremely boring, it is the curls that save our day. Curls are exceptionally cute, but like any other hairstyle, this one has also seen quite a transition. The new look of curls are a bit dramatic and highly defined and shiny contrary to its older counterparts. The luscious curls style is the hottest trend in this fall runaways. Recently, the Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto covered the same look at the premiere of her latest movie (see her glossy curls in the image above). If you loved her style and are aiming for adding dramatic elements to your curls just like Friedaâs, you can easily recreate this style on your own. To find out how to imitate her style, keep on reading.
Complexity level: Moderately easy
Time required: 15-20 minutes
Estimated cost: Nil
- Curling iron
- One inch barrel
- Hair extensions (optional)
- A wide tooth comb
- Shine spray
1. Wrapping your hair: Firstly, wrap thin sections of your hair to about one and a half inches wide around the curling iron using a one inch barrel. Now, spray each thin section with a firm hold hairspray. This should be done before curling. Then, interchange the curlâs direction with each section to induce maximum impact to your curls
2. Curling the front section: To style your front section, curl the hair away from your face. You can use two small hair extensions to add volume on the sides. When you are done curling your entire head, alternate your hair to its position and softly shake it out.
3. Finishing the look: Use a wide tooth comb to tease the hair for more adding more fullness. And finally, finish your hairstyle with a shine spray and another shot of hairspray to help your curls set.
Frequently asked question
Q. How can I style or accessorize my softly deconstructed curls?
A. You can try out some fun styling options such as using bobby pins to create bouffant in the front or you could wear a shimmery hairband to style your look. However, it is recommended to stay simple without going over the top with unnecessary accessories.
To finish your look like Freida, you can apply a bright lipstick on your lips. Red would be good option, but nude lips will also work fine. This hairstyle is perfect when going out on an evening party or on a girls night-out.