Faux Hawk

Take your hair from day to night with this dramatic, easy to achieve, retro-inspired look. Simply sweep back the underneath hair to give the illusion of a shorter hair cut.

Faux Hawk

Take your hair from day to night with this dramatic, easy to achieve, retro-inspired look. Simply sweep back the underneath hair to give the illusion of a shorter hair cut.

Products used in this recipe

Style Recipe

Step 1

Apply a liberal amount of High Definition Curl Curl-Defining Leave-In Cream into the palm of your hand and distribute evenly throughout the hair from root to tip.

Step 2

Attach the diffuser to the hair dryer without disturbing the hair, on medium heat and low speed, diffuse dry the hair until it is completely dry.

Step 3

Separate the sides and back by parting the hair as shown in the picture. Apply liberal amounts of Gel Oh! to the sides and back.

Step 4

Smoothen the sides and back using a comb.

Step 5

Tease the top of the hair for extra volume and drama. Dress into place using your fingers. If the top section of your hair is longer you can use U-pins to help create the desired shape.

Pro Tip

For more drama use the teaser brush on the top section for extra fullness.