Saturday, June 30, 2012

Marilyn Monroe Hairstyle for long straight hair

Toying with the idea of getting my haircut like Marilyn Monroe has not tickled Daddy-O's fancy. "Don't you like Marilyn Monroe's look?"  "Yes, but I like your hair long".  So what's a girl to do? A test drive, yes that's it. I'll show him how cute it will look. After pouring over hundreds of Marilyn pics on Bing late one night, I rolled up my hair. I rolled it up as usual except the front bang I rolled it back instead of forward.
On a side note my camera has recently bit the dust, so until it gets replaced there will not be any pictures BUT I do have a video for you! Please keep in mind this is the first time I have a) used our video camera, and b) edited a video. So please have fun chuckling at me!

video


In the end I decided not to cut my hair. If I can have the versatility of Marilyn one day and long the next, why cut it?


Have fun trying this style gals!

4 comments:

  1. Yay! Love this! I'll have to try the 'comb over' technique when I do my next set. I'm always looking for a way to get more volume and teasing scares me (because I know what it will be like to brush out) so I'm never aggressive enough.

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  2. I've found that my fine hair is hard to keep teased so using some Aveda Hair potion gives it some grip. Then I only need to back comb it twice. Also I usually just wash my hair instead of brushing it out. I hope that helps.

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  3. You did a great job on your video. It really works to making your hair look short. It really looked good.

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