Category Archives: Lived-in Hair

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Say hello to one of our favorite summer to fall cross over looks. Anh uses his NuWave styling technique on Carolina to create a Lived-in soft look. Prep with a nourishing oil, blow dry smooth with dyson supersonic & Ibiza brush, then finish it off with dry shampoo for extra fluff. 


Fall Hues combined with the perfect Wave and LivedIn styling technique creates a natural and soft texture. Anh recommends prepping with primer spray and a nourishing oil, Blow dry smooth with dyson supersonic & Ibiza brush  and finish it off with dry shampoo for fluff and beach spray for grit.

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 a texturizing cream for hold and …

Tina Louise

  One of our favorite Summer looks on the beautiful Tina Louise is this soft undercut take on a layered bob. Anh cut in subtle layering and face framing strands with deep point cutting, and styled Tina using the NuWave technique in alternating directions for natural movement. He styled her using a texturizing cream, scrunched …

Chad Kenyon

  A collaboration with Chad Kenyon, Anh and Chad channel a retro bad-boy greaser inspired vibe for their model. For this cut, Anh did a scissor comb over on the sides and back, leaving the top layers longer. He then cut the top layers short to long, using point cutting along the edges to add …

Wispy, Face-Framing Layers

  The highlight of this mid-length shag cut are the wispy, face-framing layers Anh cut to give his model a lived-in, just-rolled-out-of-bed vibe that will grow out flawlessly. He used the soft undercut technique to release weight and add movement throughout, and then deep point cutting the layers for a piece-y and textured look. He …