Hair Styling Essentials Unit B

Unit B covers important fundamental styling techniques. Mastering these skills will help you build a solid foundation on which you can develop more advanced skills. You’ll learn how to do a blow-out, build volume and create different types of curl. Then you’ll pull all of these techniques together to create a finished look.

Foundational Styling Techniques

In this book, you’ll learn how to

  • Create a perfect blow-out
  • Create volume at the roots
  • Curl hair with rollers and curlers
  • Style from a wet set
  • Wave and straighten the hair
  • Work with hair accessories

Creating Volume

In this video, you’ll learn how to

  • Create volume with a crimper
  • Back comb without damaging the cuticle
  • Layer the hair to create a smooth finish

Blow-Drying Techniques

In this video, you’ll learn how to

  • Prepare the hair for blow drying
  • Section the hair properly
  • Create volume by directing the hair

Curling Techniques

In this video, you’ll learn how to

  • Prepare the hair before it’s curled
  • Section the hair for curling
  • Use a marcel iron
  • Work with rollers and curlers