How to Fake Bob: A Step-by-Step Tutorial
We may have said this before, but short hair is really having a moment right now. All of the stunning celeb lobs, bobs, and pixies could really make any girl rush off to the salon. Then again, one glance in the mirror at your cascading waves might be enough to make you rethink that decision. The middle ground? Faking it. Why commit to short hair for life when you can commit to short hair for a night? Enter: the faux bob. To show us how to master the style, we turned to the mastermind behind Mane Addicts, celebrity hairstylist Jen Atkin.
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Another important texture-helper? Dry shampoo. Spray it all over to give your hair some grip. Atkin likes R+Co’s Death Valley Dry Shampoo ($29).
Gather your hair and slide it through Sarah Potempa’s The Wrap Up Hair Styling Sponge ($10).
Spritz hairspray all over. Atkin’s a fan of Oribe’s Superfine Hair Spray ($33).