Oct 22, 2012 7:09AM

DIY Hair: Modern Rolls

Anti-vintage.

To keep this look contemporary, it is important to make it look home done, giving the rolls a loose feel. But first, preparation.

Step 1: Shampoo the hair with KMS California Hair Play Texture Shampoo and condition with KMS California Hair Play Makeover Spray.

Step 2: Towel dry the hair and spray with KMS California Curl Up Bounce Back Spray. Work this into the hair to encourage texture and curl.

Step 3: Flip hair upside down and blow-dry using a diffuser. With your hands, scrunch dry the hair to encourage as much volume and curl as possible. 

Step 4: When almost dry, flip hair back up and apply a light spray of KMS California Curl Up Bounce Back Spray onto the top layers of hair and push into place. Let the hair dry naturally — this helps set the texture.

Step 5: Take a section from the part down to front of the ear and wrap around your finger into a roll. Pin up high on the sides with a couple of bobby pins at the base area. 

Another way to achieve the look is to wrap the hair around some padding (available online), roll up, and pin at the base area with some bobby pins. I have used a hair-piece rolled up just to fill out the roll. 

Step 6: Spray lightly with KMS California Hair Stay Medium Hold Spray to hold.

Watch our behind-the-scenes video featuring Shane styling Amelia's hair at the shoot:

Latest


Oyster Playlist: Mykki Blanco

"My top ten pick's of contemporary video art found on Youtube."


Jamie xx Drops New Track 'All Under One Roof Raving'

Tune in to the latest from the genius young producer.


10 Legendary Performances From Glastonbury's Past

10 of the best from Blur and Johnny Cash to Jay Z.


Kenzo Launches Astrology Site Kenzodiac

Introducing KenzoZodiac: Star signs through a fashion lens.


Kimye Throw 'Kidchella' For North West's First Birthday

Festival trumps Pizza Hut party room.


Collection Survey: Holly Ryan 'pOla' SS14

Inspired by architecture and Oysters.


Gallery: Olivia Bee's Favourite Photos

Ahead of the photographer's exhibition.


'Hot Felon' Is Sexing Up Facebook

Too sexy for his cell.


Watch: 'About Alex' Trailer Feat. Aubrey Plaza

"The Big Sleep for millennials."


Watch: FKA Twigs 'Tw-Ache' Video

With amazing choreography from the gal herself.


Dov Charney Ousted From American Apparel

Notorious CEO and alleged sex pest gets the boot.


Toby Jones 'Knew Metal' Collection

Dat rock n' roll Jewellery.


Big Ideas: Tome's 'White Shirt Campaign'

Raising awareness fashionably.


See Karen Walker's Resort 2015

Cats on jumpers = yep.


Courtney Love Is One Of Net-A-Porter's Top Customers

Also wants to make amends with Dave Grohl. Plus, a lol cartoon.


Kanye-ify Your Desktop

Bobble heads all up in your business.


Watch: Cut Copy 'Meet Me In A House Of Love'

This goofball has got us all dancing.


Bjork Gets Her Own Retrospective @ MoMA

'Bout time' says everyone, ever.


Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Stop everything and tweet stuff.


Read The FBI's Guide To Twitter Slang

Just realised that LOL is not 'lots of love'.


Been Trill x Harvey Nichols Drops

Collaborating with the likes of Gareth Pugh and Linda Farrow.


London Collections: Men — Day #3

Nasir Mazhar, Craig Green, Katie Eary and a full gallery of Burberry!


Facebook Launches Slingshot, For Real

If you had one (Sling) shot / And one opportunity / Would you capture it or just let it slip?


Interview: Artist Chloe Wise On Nipples, Drake and Clip Art

We talk to Petra Collins-endorsed 'Jew-Pop' artist.


Watch: Kanye West Talks About Creativity At Cannes Lion

And also Steve Jobs, Instagram and how the internet is "fucking ugly".