pinned back glamour
Get pinned back glamour for your next party or big event. This look is all about ethereal beauty, pairing luxe waves with a quaint back twist to create a gorgeous mid-length hairstyle. Not out of place on the red carpets, prepare to dazzle with a sultry shoulder-length hairstyle that’ll catch the eye of everyone in the room. You don’t need a whole team of stylists to achieve glamorous looks – you just need the right tools.
Making your mid-length hair radiate glamour requires the perfect preparation. Keep your locks healthy with ghd heat protect spray, by drying it into your tresses with the ghd air® hairdryer and ghd paddle brush. Instant wavy hair elegance is one stroke away with the ghd platinum® styler, thanks to our innovative tri-zone technology. Give your shoulder-length hairstyle that dreamy finish by coating your paddle brush with ghd final shine spray and smoothing through your tresses.
Channel your avant-garde goddess this season with the pinned back glamour look, the elegant answer to your mid-length hairstyle prayers.
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Here’s how to get pinned back mid-length hairstyle
2. Dry hair with hairdryer pointing downwards
3. Divide hair ear to ear
4. Place styler at root facing downwards
5. Rotate half turn away from face and glide to ends
6. Repeat step 5 on back of head
7. On opposite side of head, repeat step 4 and 5
8. Continue up to parting
9. Spritz shine spray onto paddle brush and work through hair
10. Take section from temple of one side, twist to back of head
11. Secure at crown with grip
12. Repeat steps 10 and 11 on other side
13. Secure with pins
step one: Spray hair with heat protectant
To give you healthier styling, prepare the hair with ghd heat protect spray.
step three: Divide hair ear to ear
Divide the hair at the bottom of the head from ear to ear.
step four: Place styler at root facing downwards
Point the ghd platinum® styler downwards and place in at the root.
step five: Rotate half turn away from face and glide to ends
Rotate the styler half a turn away from the face and push downwards, gliding to the ends of the hair.
step six: Repeat step 5 on back of head
Continue this technique to the back of the head, always rotating the styler away from the face.
step seven: On opposite side of head, repeat step 4 and 5
On the other side of the head, start again from the front and rotate the styler away from the face, always pointing the styler downwards.
step eight: Continue up to parting
Continue this technique working in sections up to the parting.
step ten: Take section from temple of one side, twist to back of head
Take a large section on either side of the temple. Twist the first section back, pinching the twist as you work it to the back of the head.
step eleven: Secure at crown with grip
Secure the twist below the crown with a hair grip, pushing the grip back into the twist to hide it.
step twelve: Repeat steps 10 and 11 on other side
Repeat this technique on the opposite side of the head, and this time cross this twist over the first twist, then put the grip in place.
step thirteen: Secure with pins
Add extra pins to secure as needed.