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spring.LOVE: Fresh hair for the new season. How to achieve the look: Step 1: Spray @milbonusa Weightless Replenishing Mist into damp hair for detangling. Step 2: Then apply #Milbon Restorative Blowout Primer from mid shaft to ends for heat protection. Step 3: Rough dry and then smooth with round brush. Step 4: Start the #Nuwave …


Anh uses his Soft undercut technique on these silver strands. He creates waves using a 1.25 inch curling iron alternating the NuWave + lived in combo. Pro tip – For platinum hair, be mindful when styling with hot tools. Too hot of an iron can strip the color and damage the hair!


Anh uses his Soft undercut technique on this shoulder-length blonde hair. Pro tip – collarbone length tends to slim down the face. Create Anh’s Lived in waves by styling with a 1.25 inch marcel iron.


Anh uses his Soft undercut technique to create an airy effect on Kristina’s gorgeous Blonde hair. He create fringe bands to frame the face and enhance her cheekbones. Get the look by blowing dry smooth then working in the Lived in waves with a 1.5 inch marcel iron.


Anh Co Tran creates effortless fiery waves by using a 1.25 inch marcel iron. Start  by wave the hair by alternating the direction of each curl. Finish by spraying texture spray on the roots.

Tokyo Dreams Diffused

Diffusing is another way to style your @livedinhair cut. 🙂 Honestly, I’ve been into more natural textures lately. Even on a verge of getting a perm. Haha! Seriously, doing it as soon as I get some time. Versatility is everything! How I got this look is by applying a good amount of #volumelift from @lorealpro and then diffused with …

Elegant Chignon

Anh collaborates with Trace Henningsen, using her collection of velvet bows for this elegant take on a low chignon with tape-in extensions by Extensionology for adding maximum volume to the look. He first prepped the hair with a spiral spray to give a bit of texture and hold to the hair prior to giving it …

Shag Mullet

Anh collaborates with stylist Daniel Martinez on a retro 80’s New Wave inspired shag mullet on colorist Christine Silverman for this look. The style perfectly channels Silverman’s edgy vibe with an updated twist. To achieve this style, Anh first prepped the hair while wet with primer spray and Spiral Queen to ensure the waves will …

Parisian Updo

Modern yet elegant, Anh plays with a variation on the classic French twist for this style by utilizing a bold, sleek hair accessory paired with long and full bangs. One of his best tips for up do’s is to always back comb at the crown of the head and near the roots in order to …

New Year Hair

This feminine and airy ear-grazing soft undercut bob is a fresh take on a classic style. The point cut blunt baseline softens the edges, while subtle layers throughout add dimension, texture and volume to a seemingly one-length style. Styled with a very gentle Lived In and Nu Wave variation technique, Anh combs through the waves …