Category Archives: Lived-in Hair

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Gabrielle…

Everyone’s favorite Fall cut — the incredibly chic shoulder length shag. Anh cut this look using choppy shorter layers throughout to give the classic shag-look, modernizing it with an uneven choppy bang to compliment. The bang was achieved through point-cutting the ends to avoid a messy look, instead giving an intentional and high fashion aesthetic. …

time.LESS

Natural looking texture makes this an ideal everyday style with bright pops of blonde on a soft golden base. Shorter layers throughout are subtly blended and emphasized through higher placed highlights, giving enhanced volume and dimension to the cut. The cut is styled with Anh’s Lived In Wave technique in alternating directions and Next Day …

move.MENT

Big, loose curls create texture and dimension on a solid black base, coupled with root lift and volume. The hair was first prepped with primer for protection before being blow dried with the model’s head flipped upside-down for maximum root lift throughout. After being curled in alternating directions to add movement to the ends, the …

soft.BLUNT

This chic, shoulder grazing and French Girl inspired look utilizes a very subtle and natural wave to give it a lived-in, casual vibe. A middle part helps to give the hair a sense of weight and dimension, while channelling a classic look and maintaining movement. The look is achieved by blow drying the hair with …

re.FRESH

This look is a shoulder-length bob variation of Anh’s signature soft undercut in a platinum blonde hue. Despite the bright blonde color, the look plays up contrast and color dimension on the model through styling with gentle beachy waves to add depth to blonde tones, with a rooted base. After being softly waved using a …

ANH X LINH PHAN

This collaboration with Linh Phan (BESCENE) showcases both stylist’s craft with a cut that perfectly complements yet contrasts bright mermaid-toned color. The look is cut with long layers throughout and a dramatic, long side sweeping fringe. Anh styles this look using a mix of the Lived-In curl and NuWave technique, gently finger-brushing the curls to …

NORA…

An adorable, French-girl inspired take on Anh’s signature soft undercut, this look utilizes side swept, middle-parted long bangs for an ultra sweet style. The bangs were styled with a soft wave to give them a ‘curtain’ effect with alternating directions of waves around the rest of the head, but not too tightly curled to ensure …

CLAIRE…

This trendy and wispy bob is perfectly complemented with long, airy bangs and a soft wave. To get this look, Anh first prepped the model’s hair with primer from mid to ends and rough drying the hair with the hands, before using a round brush to smooth out the ends. The bangs are trimmed using …

Snip Snip…

Sleek, modern and classy, Anh demonstrates the versatility of the soft-undercut bob length cut with this super straight style that emphasizes shape and line. The hair was first blow dried straight, prior to being prepped with primer heat protection and shine and straightened to eliminate any natural texture. By doing so, Anh is able to …

VOLUME…

High fashion and edgy, this editorial look embraces mega volume with a lightweight and airy feel to give a zero-gravity effect to the hair. Although this is a longer style, choppy shorter layers throughout provide more dimension and texture, along with long side-parted fringe that is versatile enough to wear down or be pushed back. …