Category Archives: Lived-in Hair

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Blunt Bob Variation

Anh demonstrates the versatility of a blunt bob-length soft undercut style in this straight variation. He first prepped the hair with L’Oreal Professionnel 10-in-1 and Mythic Oil to give heat protection and sleek shine to the straight style. He then went in with the Dyson Supersonic to blow dry the hair, using an Ibiza round …

Long, Wind-swept

Long, wind-swept and a perfect example of the movement that Anh’s signature soft undercut style creates! The subtle undercut layering creates one of our favorite voluminous looks for a longer style that compliments this naturally rooted, golden bronze color perfectly. To get this style, Anh prepped the hair with L’Oreal Professionnel 10-in-1 and Mythic Oil …

Cut, Color, Collaboration

A dramatic before and after that maintains length to the hair yet cleans up inches of damaged ends while simultaneously adding volume and life to the style! A collaboration with colorist Anja Burton, Anh plays with movement and dimension to compliment a brightened, naturally rooted color job with wispy layers and natural waves. To achieve …

Soft Nu Wave

One of the most coveted cuts of the season — this ultra-short ear length bob variation of Anh’s signature soft undercut. Anh plays with choppy layers and defined waves in order to give dimension and texture against the model’s mix of deep gold, platinum pops and brown rooted color. To style, he used the Nu …

Ali Collier

Anh collaborates with colorist Chad Kenyon on LA based model Ali Collier to create this effortless soft, layered wave that perfectly compliments her beach blonde hair and California girl vibes. He cut in shorter face framing strands on a medium length style to compliment Kenyon’s placement of bright blonde pops around her face to bring …

Fun Pixie Transformation

This model’s look is transformed through a graduated pixie cut that plays up her face and head shape, adding dimension, movement and highlighting her features. To achieve this look, cut in wispy face framing strands and style by prepping with L’Oreal Professionnel 10-in-1 and mythic oil to smooth the hair and add shine and protection. …

Fresh & Feminine

Fresh, feminine and chic, this shoulder-grazing bob is styled with natural looking loose waves for the perfect French Girl vibe. Anh utilizes a point cutting technique along the ends to soften a shorter hem, giving it an airy lived-in style that will grow out seamlessly. To style, start from the bottom up using a mix …

Retro Cut + Color

This collaboration with colorist Linh Phan of BESCENE channels a modernized take inspired by psychedelic 60’s and 70’s style through big hair and bright colors. Phan’s ombre teal and purple hues seamlessly blend with the model’s natural root and incorporate bright pops in face framing strands for dimension. Anh styled the model with big, bouncy …

Multidimensional Blonde Texture

Perfectly textured and the epitome of Anh’s signature Lived In Hair style, this soft undercut bob plays up the model’s multidimensional golden blonde highlights to give depth and movement complimented by styling. Begin by prepping the hair with L’Oreal Professionnel Siren Waves and Spiral Queen for long lasting hold for the curls prior to using …

Unsurpassed Volume

Anh created this long parallel undercut style for the model’s thick and naturally voluminous hair. He prefers doing a parallel undercut instead of a soft undercut for clients that have thicker hair as it releases more hair underneath, giving the style movement and ease in styling. To style, he applied a pump of L’Oreal Professionnel …