Here’s why I love short hair: It is so easy to style; all I need is some styling aids. To prove it, I’ve created five fuss-free styles that will take you to any occasion be it for work, concert or the weekend. Here’s another tip: Switch up your makeup styles to complement your hairstyle.
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With a good haircut, you can almost get away with a wash-and-go style every day. To achieve this au naturel look, I didn't apply anything on my hair.
For a more professional look on days when you want people to take you seriously, try a semi-pompadour like mine. For this, I applied some texturiser that allows me to shape the hair more easily. Then sweep or brush hair up and back.
Kevin Murphy Bedroom Hair Flexible Texturising Hairspray
As my fringe is too short to braid, I gave it a slight weave by twisting the fringe into shape. Apply a little pomade to the ends to give hair more grip.
Ouai Haircare Matte Pomade
This is my version of rumpled out-of-bed tousles. Load hair with sea salt spray or hair dust to create lots of texture. To finish, simply scrunch and shape hair whichever way you like.
O&M Surf Bomb Sea Salt Spray
Schwarzkopf OSIS+ Dust It
For a night-time party style, try this super sleek hairdo. Slick on some hair gel and comb hair through.
Gatsby Super Hard Styling Gel
Shiseido Professional Stage Works Spiky Booster
Text & Images: Cynthia Chew