Category Archives: NuWave

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MINDY…

This longer variation of a curly shag cut emphasizes the model’s multidimensional bright golden highlights on a chocolate brunette base through voluminous curls in alternating directions. Anh first prepped the hair by blow drying with the model’s head flipped upside down for root lift and volume prior to running L’Oreal Professionnel Spiral Queen for defined …

re.FRESH

This pair of Anh’s signature soft undercut on multidimensional blonde shades perfectly showcases the style’s intention of creating dimension and movement through the cut and styling. It has an effortless ‘cool girl’ vibe and as a lived-in lob, will grow out for a low maintenance look. Both looks showcased here are styled with the Lived …

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 L’Oreal Professionnel 10 in 1 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 …

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 …

JOEY 💋

This grunge-inspired yet Red Carpet ready look on actress Joey King perfectly embodies the undone elegance of young Hollywood at this moment. She’s styled with a loose and combed through NuWave with ends in alternating directions to add to her rolled-out-of-bed chic vibe. Face framing lighter strands are brought out to give a pop to …

GOOP x CB2

A collaboration between Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle brand Goop and furniture company CB2, this editorial embodies both companies aesthetic of minimal and casual Californian elegance. Playing off this theme, Anh’s styling for this shoot perfectly aligns with the companies’ philosophies. Each look is distinctly different to stand out, using a similar soft Lived In Wave with …

TARA…

Ultra-chic, shoulder grazing and French Girl inspired, this softly waved soft-undercut technique has a very slight A-line shape to give fine hair a sense of weight and dimension, while maintaining a sense of movement. Shaping the cut with a lifted back reduces weight, giving the back of the head more volume, while longer face-framing strands …

face.FRAMING

This Fall inspired cut and color combination showcases the way to use long layers for face-framing — without having to fully commit to bangs. Gradually increasing as length to blend the front pieces, point cut the edges to achieve a wispy and light feel, rather than adding weight to the hair surrounding the face. This …