Give Your Pixie Some Pow

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Give Your Pixie Some Pow

If you want to make a drastic change this fall, consider giving your locks the big chop. The pixie cut is everywhere now, but the look can sometimes get boring. Redken Styling and Grooming Expert, Jenny Balding, gives you two ways to style your pixie that are anything but dull. 
 
Look #1: The Forward Sweep
1. Apply a dime-size amount of Redken short sculpt 19 touchable texturizing gel evenly throughout hair. 
2. To direct hair foward, blow-dry using your fingers in a side-to-side sweeping motion for tousled texture. Once hair is dry, take random pieces and flatiron for additional dimension. 
3. To enhance texture and definition, reapply a small amount of texturizing gel, and work into a chic, forward sweep. 
4. Finish with a mist of Redken wax blast 10 high-impact finishing spray-wax for instant undone texture. 
 
 
Look #2: Glam Volume  
1. Apply a dime-size amount of Redken short sculpt 19 touchable texturizing gel evenly throughout hair. To maintain natural texture, blow-dry hair using your fingers, lifting sections as you dry to add volume.
2.  After hair is completely dry, use a 1" curling iron to randomly curl sections downward. Take small sections and alternate directions to create dimensions.
3.  Emulsify 2 - 4 pumps of texturizing gel in your palms and run your hands through the hair, using your fingertips to gently lift and shape the front layers into an upward direction.
4. Finish with a mist of Redken control addict 28 extra high-hold hairspray for maximum control. 
 
Tip: The next day, mist Redken pillow proof blow dry two-day extender all over to refresh the style and texture of either look.  


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