BLOG | Curated hair inspiration

09 Aug 2019
Big Curls & Bangs
  Anh styles this tousled, shag with big curls and bangs on a shag cut to demonstrate the versatility of styles one can achieve with a shag! He curled using a ⅝” curling iron, randomly alternating directions to mimic natural texture. The look was finished off by scrunching in L’Oreal...
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03 Aug 2019
Lush Blonde
  Fresh and bright, Anh collaborates with colorist Stephen Garrison to create this beachy, blonde and lush look for their model, Montana. Anh used Extensionology’s tape-in extensions that blend seamlessly to give her added volume to her fine textured hair. He then cut a shoulder-grazing bob with subtle layering and...
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02 Aug 2019
  A collaboration with colorist Stephen Garrison during their residency travels to the Bay Area, they create a tousled, voluminous and summery-blonde long style on their model. Anh opted to use the soft undercut technique to allow for movement on her long hair, without the style looking weighed down. He...
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02 Aug 2019

Emily Wetzel

Emily Wetzel
  A collaboration with artist Emily Wetzel, Anh gives her an airy mid-length shag cut with long, wispy fringe and face framing strands that perfectly compliments her face shape and features. He got this cut through deep point cutting layers to remove weight throughout, and styling with the Lived in...
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01 Aug 2019
Words of Wisdom
  “Direction is more important that speed. There are a lot of people going nowhere fast.” Some daily inspiration and words of wisdom shared on Anh’s instagram this past month to serve as a reminder to act with care and intention, rather than rushing to finish fast!
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01 Aug 2019
Chin-Length Bob
  Anh shows off the fluidity and movement in this windswept shot of a soft blunt, chin-length bob with bangs. Even though the soft blunt appears to be one length and without layers, when blown or in motion, the layers pop to reveal dynamic movement and dimension.
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31 Jul 2019
Look & Learn
  The most recent of Anh’s Curated Cutting courses at the end of July are in NYC -- finally! He’s being hosted at his resident salon, Butterfly Studio Salon, for a two day Look & Learn and hands On course. In the Curated Cutting classes, he shares all of his...
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31 Jul 2019
Fresh Snip
  Anh collaborates with friend and muse, Carachele, as well as colorist Dom Forletta to freshen up Carachele’s hair with a bright blonde shade and freshly snipped ends. He styled her using the NuWave technique for natural and subtle beachy movement, and scrunched in L’Oreal Professionnel Siren Waves for texture...
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30 Jul 2019
DTLA Shoot
  Anh shares his appreciation for his assisting and education team while on set in DTLA for a shoot. He wouldn’t be able to create his magic without them -- and the relationship extends further than just work, to strong and deep friendships. 
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30 Jul 2019
Energy Recharge
  “Stumbled upon this gem when we were driving through Malibu… So Happy we stopped and recharged our energy. Also, walking around with bare feet, made me feel so much connected! #recharge #spirituality” 
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29 Jul 2019
So Long, Daniel
  “I’m beyond happy for this guy @danielsunghoonkim! Thank you for assisting me for the past couple years. Successfully graduated and working hard at @ramireztransalon Sunday - Tuesday. If you ladies & gentlemen ever need a good cut, I recommend him!” Anh wishing the best to his assistant and friend,...
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29 Jul 2019
Tousled Blunt Bob
  Anh styles this tousled blunt-bob with gentle waves that replicate a bedhead vibe. He first blow dried the hair using the Dyson Supersonic with just a rough dry for texture, flipping the head upside down for root lift. After drying, he went in with a mix of the Lived...
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28 Jul 2019
Sunday Morning Inspiration
  MERAKI -- “when you do something with creativity or love: putting a piece of yourself into what you do.  A bit of Sunday morning inspiration from Anh shared on his Instagram -- he tries to approach every aspect of his life with the personal touch of love and creativity,...
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