23 May 2024

How-To: Kerry Washington’s Relaxed Waves at the Oscars

Kerry Washington had one of the most acclaimed looks of the night at this years Oscars. Her relaxed beachy waves were the highlight of her gorgeous punctuated Oscar look.

Here’s how to recreate Kerry’s gorgeous half-up half-down style with CHI products!

  1. 1. Section hair starting from the left eyebrow point diagonally towards the right ear point. Pin away.
    2. Section on the opposite side from left eyebrow point towards the left ear point. Pin away.
    3. Begin setting the back of the entire hair with CHI Infra Texture Dual Action Hairspray and the DURA CHI 1” professional curling iron.
    4. Let curls cool for about ten minutes then release the pins and begin to tease at the root area.
    5. Brush all the hair down and let the waves connect together. Tease at the roots if more volume is needed.
    6. Begin to polish with CHI Pliable Polish and smooth back towards the occipital bone and pin.
    7. Finish the look with CHI Shine Infusion and CHI Infra Texture Dual Action Hairspray
  • Credits:
  • Hair: Anna Cantu
    Photo: William Ntim-Aburam
    Make up & Wardrobe: Amin Kabani


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