Category Archives: Lived-in Hair

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Summer Fringe

  We’re currently obsessed with longer, choppy fringe paired with beachy waves for Summer. Anh gave the model natural looking bangs that will grow out seamlessly by point cutting the edges for a diffused line. To style the rest of her hair, he first prepped damp hair using his favorite wave serum and giving it …

Auburn-Tipped

  Undone + wind-swept hair is our favorite for Summer nights and days at the beach. Anh styled the model’s auburn-tipped hair with subtle layering to create dynamic movement and volume, styling with a soft and natural wave. The hair was prepped with a primer for heat protection and detangling, prior to styling with the …

  Long, simple and classic — Anh gives his model his signature Lived in Waves on a longer soft undercut with freshly trimmed ends. The soft undercut technique helps to remove weight from underneath layers of the hair, which is especially useful on clients, like the one pictured here, who have long and thick hair. …

Shoulder-Length Shag

A collaboration with Chad Kenyon, Anh gives their model, Taylor, a shoulder-length shag with bangs on her platinum blonde base. He plays up the use of choppy layers with defined waves for a beachy texture that’s perfect for the Summertime. He styled this look using a combination of the Lived in Wave and NuWave techniques …

Classic, Chic, Edgy

  Classic, chic, and with a bit of edge, Anh demonstrates precision cutting at its finest with an ultra-straight soft blunt bob. The model’s hair was first prepped with a hair primer for protection and sleekness prior to being blow dried and flat ironed to ensure any natural texture will be straightened out, and to …

Icy Grey-to-Royal Purple

  We love this dramatic before and after transformation, and collaboration with friend + colorist Linh Phan of @bescene! They took their model from having long, weighed down and unevenly colored hair to a fresh soft undercut bob with an icy grey-to-royal purple tone. He styled her with the NuWave technique, finishing off with a …

Elegant Chignon

Anh collaborates with Trace Henningsen, using her collection of velvet bows for this elegant take on a low chignon with tape-in extensions by Extensionology for adding maximum volume to the look. He first prepped the hair with a spiral spray to give a bit of texture and hold to the hair prior to giving it …

Thick & Voluminous

  Anh styles his model’s naturally thick and voluminous hair in a soft auburn hue with subtle layering to create movement and texture. To prep this look, he gave her a crisp middle part and a pump of primer and nourish her hair, prior to giving it a blow dry with the Dyson Supersonic with …

Summer Lob

  It’s heating up and this ear-length soft undercut bob is perfect for summer! Anh plays up choppy layers and defined waves for beachy texture on this model’s platinum hue. He styled it using a combo of the Lived in Wave and NuWave techniques, and used some of Mythic Oil to nourish her bleached color …

Summer Vibe

  Anh’s signature shoulder length soft undercut style on this model’s bright, fiery auburn hair is the perfect summer vibe. He styled her according to color placement, using a combination of the Lived in Wave and NuWave techniques, and pronounced the lighter red highlights with more defined curls for a dynamic and textured look. The …