Get Red-Carpet Waves With This $700 Goodie Bag!
Thank you for participating in the Golden Globes Hair Sweepstakes with L’Oreal Paris. We will accept entries up to 5:00 p.m. EST on January 21, 2013. Winners will be notified a few weeks following this date. Stay tuned for Makeup.com’s next sweepstakes in the coming months.
Being named Miss Golden Globes is quite a big honor, and Francesca Eastwood prepared for it with the fervor of a true Hollywood “It” girl. “Leading up to the Globes, I literally put my hair on a regimen the same way I would for a gym workout!” she explains, turning to L’Oréal Paris’s consulting hairstylist Johnny Lavoy to show her super-blonde strands the TLC they needed to make sure they were healthy and shiny. After whipping her locks into gorgeous, fresh shape, Lavoy was able to create a sexy starlet look of cascading waves that sparkled under the bright lights and flashing bulbs all night long. Here’s how to get it for your next big night out.
Step 1: Start by making sure your hair is moisturized and nourished to protect against heat damage and maximize shine. After washing and conditioning hair, apply a deeply hydrating hair mask, like L’Oréal Paris Advanced Haircare Total Repair 5 Damage-Erasing Balm, and rinse out after 5 to 10 minutes.
Step 2: While hair is still damp, apply a light hydrating oil, like L’Oréal Paris Advanced Haircare Total Repair 5 Multi-Restorative Dry Oil. Then work in a small amount of serum to leave hair shiny and control frizz. Try: L’Oréal Paris Advanced Haircare Smooth Intense Frizz Taming Serum.
Step 3: Using a round brush, dry hair in sections to maximize volume. Once hair is completely dry, create a deep side part. Then take vertical sections of hair and coil them around a half-inch clipless curling iron (this will keep waves smooth and free of clamp marks).
Step 4: Once your head is fully curled, spray your hairbrush with a bit of hair spray and gently brush out the curls so they form sexy, loose waves. Tuck one side of hair behind your ear and secure with a hair accessory, like a chic vintage-inspired jeweled barrette. Finish by lightly spritzing hair spray all over the head to hold your style all night. Try: L’Oréal Paris Elnett Satin Hairspray Strong Hold.
If you want to receive the Hollywood hair treatment yourself, we’re offering an opportunity to win a $700 prize with dozens of hair-care and styling products for you and a friend! To enter to win this gift, just register on Makeup.com and tell us in the comment section below who you thought had the best vintage-inspired waves at the Golden Globes. You could be the lucky winner to take home this prize, which includes two sets of the new L’Oréal Paris Advanced Haircare collection (used on Eastwood) that’s necessary to create red carpet-worthy hair.
Tell us, who do you think had the best waves at the Golden Globes?
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