SHATTERED LAYERS

STYLIST: THOMAS OSBORN
MODEL: JOANNA
Joanna’s hair was treated with Copyright SOS Extreme Recovery, then cleansed with Repair Shampoo & Conditioner.

Products used

How To Video

How To

Step 1A

Step 1A

Apply Heat Protection Spray…

Step 1B

Step 1B

…followed by Volume Lift Styling Spray

Step 2

Step 2

To start the cut, take a radial parting from ear to ear across the crown.

Step 3A

Step 3A

Comb and elevate the hair 90˚ to the round of the head…

Step 3B

Step 3B

…and point cut square to the head shape to remove weight.

Step 4

Step 4

Continue with pivoting sections towards the ear.

Step 5

Step 5

Over direct each section slightly back and up, away from the hairline. This will maintain weight through the length within the perimeter

Step 6A

Step 6A

Note the change of hand and body position…

Step 6B

Step 6B

…and repeat the same technique on the opposite side.

Step 7

Step 7

Take a central vertical section between the crown and front hairline.

Step 8

Step 8

Comb and elevate the hair 90˚ to the top of the head. Point cut square to the head shape to connect the layers with the existing fringe

Step 9A

Step 9A

Continue with slight diagonal forward sections on the top.

Step 9B

Step 9B

Comb and elevate the hair 90˚ to the round of the head…

Step 9C

Step 9C

…then point cut from short to long on both sides.

Step 10

Step 10

Reshape the fringe within the comb…

Step 11

Step 11

…using shallow point cutting.

Step 12

Step 12

Further detail by freehand point cutting.

Step 13A

Step 13A

Next, reshape the baseline…

Step 13B

Step 13B

…and perimeter…

Step 13C

Step 13C

…using deep point cutting at a low elevation.

Step 14A

Step 14A

Blow-dry the hair smooth…

Step 14B

Step 14B

…using a TIGI PRO Small Paddle Brush and a Large Round Brush.

Step 15

Step 15

To create texture and movement, buckle the hair using the hands and dryer.

Step 16

Step 16

Complete the look with Volume Finishing Spray.