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Formal Event Hair: Short Updo

Look red-carpet ready with this sophisticated updo that works beautifully for short hair.

Thu, 24 Apr 2014|

[MUSIC] Be inspired by the red carpet with this sophisticated updo that works beautifully for short hair. First, section off the hair right at the ear and pin the top of the hair out of the way. Next, tease the bottom section to create a fuller look. Now roll that section of hair underneath. Tuck it in, and secure with bobby pins. Next, section out the crown and tease the hair right at the roots. Do this is staggered sections. Smooth the hair over the crown and spray lightly with hair spray to hold. Use the end of the comb to lift up the teased section of hair at the root to give the style a little height. Now, take the side of the hair and pull it back. Secure with bobby pins. Do the same on the other side. [MUSIC] Set both sides with hair spray. Take the center section. Lift it up and pin in place. Now you have a chic bun underneath. Take the pieces that are hanging over, tuck them under, and secure with bobbie pins. This short hair up do looks sleek and glamorous for prom or any formal event.

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