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


See Opening Ceremony's Resort 15 Collection

Inspired by an imaginary tropical island.


Design Your Own Custom Prada Heels

Customised rainbow shoes for all!


The Film That Changed My Life: Frédéric Tcheng

Director of Dior and I geeks out over French film, 'Last Year at Marienbad'.


Collection Survey: Vanishing Elephant SS14

Larry David meets dolphins.


Oyster Beauty: All Hair, Don't Care

Plus, how to enter Australia's Most Beautiful Hair.


Mean Girls: The 8-Bit Video Game

I'm not like a regular 8-bit video game, I'm a cool 8-bit video game.


This Tumblr Psychoanalyses Your Emojis

Tiny windows to the soul.


Best Prints of Resort 2015

Prints for days.


Performance Group Wears Pants Stained With Menstrual Blood

The 'Manifesto for the Visibility of the Period'.


Interview: Boyhood's Ellar Coltrane

Coming of age in front of a camera.


A Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Is Coming

Spiky haired hedgehog signs up for the big screen.


Buy Kim Kardashian's Old Clothes On eBay

A percentage of profits goes to Kris Jenner.


See Burberry's AW14 Campaign

Cara Delevingne x Suki Waterhouse x Malaika Firth


Watch Seth Rogen and Snoop Dogg Smoke Perfect Cross Joints

Bud brothers talk movies, hydroponics and Game of Thrones.


Look Inside Rihanna's $7 Million Concrete Pad

We're brutalist like diamonds in the sky.


A Computer Tricked Humans Into Thinking It Was A 13-Year-Old

Passed the Turing Test — debatable.


Lil' Kim Named Her Baby Royal Reign

Ultimate hardcore diva.


Watch: Blood Orange x Gia Coppola 'You're Not Good Enough'

Throwing flowers and sound stage choreography.