The hair flick can be oh so 70's or not as these hair style examples show. So for the perfect flick get your hair styling tools at the ready and a good selection of hair products.
about finding the right hairspray product with the firmest hold, a large round or paddle brush and some large barrel tongs or narrow ceramic irons will also help.
- With most tongs and irons warming up is a thing of the past, making sure they are not resting on something you can
singe is not, a distinct memory of the state of my dressing
table in the early eighties was the singe marks!
your chosen styling product to your wet hair and roughly dry
completely dry give your whole head a light spray of hair spray.
a large comb and some section clips to keep unwanted hair out of the way, part your hair as you would normally or to suit look you are after.
individual vertical sections, about 3cm wide, starting from
the parting and ending on your hairline. Tong each one backwards
towards the centre back. If using irons its the flick of the wrist that gives the curl of the flick! Practice makes perfect.
all or the part of your hair you has been curled, allow it to cool fully, then
use a vent brush to break up the 'sausages' and flick back
the ends to form your desired look.
with lashings of hairspray and for that 'disco feel' a little
spray glitter would be perfect.
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