Category Archives: Lived-in Hair

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SIERRA…

This horizontal undercut on Sierra is the perfect longer style refresh for Fall. Anh cut layers throughout with face framing strands for dimension and movement prior to styling using the Nu Wave technique. These voluminous waves were achieved by clipping up the top sections and beginning to wave the hair from the bottom sections, crimping …

re.FRESH

A perfect example for all wondering about whether or not Anh’s signature choppy lived-in layers work on finer textured hair! This edgy and youthful take on a bob with bangs on a mature client demonstrate how layers can infact add dimension and texture in a cut, rather than giving a thinned out appearance. The cut …

Volume + Texture

Chic, classic and refreshed for the new year, Anh created this lived-in, choppy and layered cut for a look that can be worn with minimal styling and that will grown out seamlessly. This cut was styled by establishing a deep side part after giving the hair a rough blow dry with the head flipped. Start …

new.AMY

A dramatic transformation for model, Amy, at Anh Co Tran’s Curated Cutting class hosted by Witch Hazel Salon in Indianapolis this past year! Amy’s previous one-length shoulder length style felt heavy and weighed down, despite her fine hair, giving an appearance of flatness and thinned out hair. To remedy this, Anh gave her a mixed …

New Year’s Eve Hair

Long, fresh and New Years Eve inspired! Anh styled this long golden brunette cut with a sharp middle part and voluminous waves throughout. To style this look, blow dry with the head upside-down for maximum root volume before curling with alternate Lived In and Nu Wave styles before combing through to loosen up the curls …

EDUARDA…

Here’s how to achieve effortless style for hair that is both thick yet tangles easily: First apply primer onto damp hair from mid to ends for heat protection and detangling prior to brushing through with a Tangle Teezer and flipping the head forward for a rough blow dry, finger combing to ensure the hair doesn’t …

Holiday Hair

This holiday inspired, classic ponytail was achieved by applying nourishing oil from mid-to-ends of the hair for protection and shine, prior to giving it a rough blow dry and curling using the lived in wave technique in alternating directions. Once curled, comb through the hair to give it a soft wave and apply a pump …

CAREY

Carey Mulligan’s timeless beauty is emphasized through simple and effortless styling by Anh Co Tran for this shoot. Apply primer onto the mid to ends of the hair for detangling and color protection. Then, apply two pumps of nourishing oil for further heat protection prior to rough blow drying with the head flipped for root …

Sultry….

A collaboration with colorist Stephen Garrison, this classic cut and style compliments its Fall inspired color through texture and movement. Anh uses the soft undercut technique by sectioning off the baseline with two diagonal forward sections and establishing the baseline through point cutting. He then softens and removes weight off the ends for movement, while …

Carachele…

This chic and modern take on an Old Hollywood soft wave is our holiday party inspo for this year! The model’s hair is cut according to Anh’s signature soft undercut technique prior to being styled. In styling, create a side part and prep the hair with primer for heat protection prior to giving it a …