ANNA QUAN’s runway look with KEVIN.MURPHY, created by Edwards and Co

Courtesy of: Bastion Effect       Runway Images – Photographer: Lucas Dawson

Joining forces for Sydney’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia again, Edwards and Co and KEVIN.MURPHY is the team behind the hair at ANNA QUAN’s timeless and resort-inspired show today.

The home grown Australian brand showcased its Resort ’19 collection, which aptly named ‘Holiday’ was inspired by the relaxed and liberating nature of vacation, evoking memories of sun-soaked days followed by balmy evenings.

All styles were created by the renowned Edwards and Co team using KEVIN.MURPHY, with all beauty looks designed to perfectly compliment the designers and their collections, bringing the show to life in all aspects.

Edwards and Co Head Stylists and MBFWA Co-Creative Hair Directors, Byron Turnbull and Jayde Turner-Ledwidge, describe how to achieve this runway look with the steps below

SHORT HAIR
• Prep hair with ANTI.GRAVITY and blow dry smooth.
• Taking a deep side part on the left hand side of the head.
• Section out the left hand side hairline and secure.
• Once done, a loose bend is put into the hair with a large tong.
• Once cool, spray DOO.OVER and brush out.
• With a small tong taking a parallel sections along the hairline. taking small sections and curl the hair with each section being clipped up with pin curl clips.
• Spray SESSION.SPRAY and let cool.
• Once the small curls are cooled brush outing the flat brush creating finger waves.
• Loosen the texture up and push the hair off the shoulders.
• Finish with DOO.OVER for ultimate texture.

MEDIUM LENGTH HAIR
• Prep hair with ANTI.GRAVITY and blow dry smooth.
• Create a deep side part on the left hand side of the head.
• Make a loose bend in the hair with a large tong.
• Once cool, spray DOO.OVER and brush out.
• Section one of half of hair from the tops of the ear to the top of the crown and secure into a pony.
• Pull the bottom section of hair to the crown and use hair elastic to secure away in pony.
• Take the first section and pull over the pony – use elastic to secure into a high pony.
• Twist the lower pony and wrap it around the base of the top pony. Grab the end of the top pony to make a bun and secure away with bobby pins.
• Pull out the hairline at the front of the face to highlight texture.
• Finish with DOO.OVER for intimate texture.

LONG HAIR
• Prep hair with ANTI.GRAVITY and blow dry smooth.
• Taking a deep side part on the left hand side of the head.
• Section out the left hand side hair line and section away.
• With a small tong take parallel sections along the hairline, grab small sections at a time and curl the hair. Clip each section with pin curl clips.
• Spray SESSION.SPRAY and let cool.
• Once the small curls are cooled brush out with flat brushcreating finger waves.
• Loosen the texture of the hair and push towards the back of the nape.
• Secure hair into a flat pony at the lowest point of the nape and use elastic to secure.
• Fishtail braid the hair and secure with elastic embellished with gold metal.
• To complete the look, twist gold wire through the braid.

 

Makeup: Harlotte Cosmetics

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