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How to Wet Cut and Style a Curly Bob with TIGI

by akesha / June 12, 2018

It’s time to embrace natural texture with effortless elegance with this step by step on how to cut and style a curly bob with Philip Downing for TIGI…

step 1 style a curly bob

1 Make a centre profile parting from the forehead to the nape.

style a curly bob step 2

2 Isolate a large fringe area from the top of the head to the low recession area with a crescent-shaped section.

style a curly bob step 3

3 Take a horizontal sub-section. Comb the hair to its natural fall and point-cut slightly rounded to one finger’s depth.

step 4 style a curly bob

4 Comb down the remaining fringe and follow the guide.

style a curly bob step 5

5 Take two curved diagonal back sections from the fringe to the top of the occipital bone, and connect them squarely at the back to create an internal rectangular section.

style a curly bob step 6

6 To separate the front from the back, create a sub-section horizontally at the crown.

step 7 style a curly bob

7 Part the top section in the middle, take a horizontal section behind the fringe, and elevate to 90°C and point-cut squarely to the head shape, disconnecting from the fringe.

style a curly bob step 8

8 Continue working towards the back, using horizontal sections to create a layering pattern. Repeat on the other side.

style a curly bob step 9

9 Take a vertical section behind the crown, comb and elevate to 90°C to the round of the head and point-cut squarely to the head shape.

style a curly bob step 10

10 Continue working with pivoting sections towards the sides, slightly over-directing each section back to the previous section. Repeat on the other side.

style a curly bob step 11

11 Throughout the interior shape, twist-cut the hair to loosen the texture. Then point-cut to reshape the baseline and perimeter horizontally at a low elevation.

style a curly bob step 12

12 Apply TIGI Catwalk Strong Hold Mousse, blow-dry with a diffuser then blast the roots to loosen the hair, and finish with TIGI Catwalk Session Series Work It Hairspray.

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