Beauty LaunchPad - June 2013 - (Page 82)

Trendsetters/Runway Report Hero Product Sultra The Bombshell Oval Curling Iron lends a “kind of” wave. Sporty Story Wet meets dry at Rag & Bone thanks to a sports-centric hairstyle by Redken and Sultra. Mot o Mane 82 | BEAUTY LAUNCHPAD | JUNE 2013 IMAGES: ANDREEA ANGELESCU; COURTESY OF REDKEN I magine racing at breakneck speed through dunes and water, your hair exposed to every element possible as it’s being blown to bits. Can you picture how mangled your tresses would be? At Rag & Bone, the designers referenced the Dakar motocross as inspiration, and Redken Hair Lead Guido translates that sports-centric angle to the hair, giving manes dual textures—minus the mangling. “The look has a sporty ’90s feel,” he notes, and begins with a shellacked crown doused in Redken Hardwear 16 Super Strong Gel ( and ends with rough-dried lengths infused with Redken Guts 10 Volume Spray Foam. After applying the gel to the hairline, Guido rakes tendrils back with his fingers and blasts them with Sultra’s Temptress blow dryer ( to keep them off the face. “I think exposing the forehead makes this look more tomboyish,” he relays. The lengths “retain softness,” and are given movement via Sultra The Bombshell Oval Curling Iron. “The shape is like no other,” Guido says of the oval wand. “It gives you a ‘kind of’ wave. It’s basically foolproof if you want casual waves.” After further shaping the crown by running his fingers over it (“this lends more lift than a comb would”) and tucking the sides back tight, Guido races to the end of the style with a healthy helping of Redken Forceful 23 Super Strength Finishing Spray. “This is the kind of product you use when you know you’re done because you’re not brushing through this,” he laughs. A This dual-texture style strong finish that’s built to last, no matter what life—or the is inspired by the weather—throws her way. Dakar rally race.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Beauty LaunchPad - June 2013

Beauty LaunchPad - June 2013
Log On
Editor’s Notebook
On The Cover
Head of the Class
Giving Back
Salon of the Month
Runway Report
Mood Board
Little Miss Sunshine
On Set
Free Launch
Quick Tips
Social Network
Advertiser Index
World View

Beauty LaunchPad - June 2013