THE MANE ATTRACTION By Andrea Cansler
We take you behind the scenes of our Spring issue cover shoot so you can achieve your very own come-hither cowgirl looks! To perfect these styles Bisous partnered with T3 tools and Bumble & Bumble. Hair whisperer and expert stylist, Gui Schroedler gives you a step by step DIY hair tutorial to recreate the textured mane look that you’ll never want to tame! Giddy up, cowgirls!
LOOK 1: Messy textured
On damp hair spray Bumble and Bumble prep spray on hair from roots to ends. Rough dry hair until completely dry.
(rough dry: a technique using only hairdryer & fingers to work through the hair when drying. Do not use a brush.)
Next, apply Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray from roots to ends and rough dry again. With a T3 Twirl 360 1 ¼” curling iron wrap random two inch sections for loose waves. Avoid anything too uniform.
After letting the curled sections cool, apply Bumble and Bumble Surf Spray again but only to the ends and rough dry. Finish with Bumble and Bumble Dry Spun Thickening Spray for a piecey and textured look .
LOOK 2:Textured disheveled low pony
Repeat the process from Look 1 to achieve textured hair Next, make a low pony (below shoulder) and pull some hair pieces around the face. Spray hair with Bumble and Bumble Thickening Hairspray to maintain the look.
LOOK 3:Side textured braid
Repeat the process from Look 1 to achieve textured hair. Using a T3 Carbon Cutting Comb make a deep side part and pull hair all the way from crown area to the side. With the top layer make a French braid directing hair to the side over the ear. Spray Bumble and Bumble Dry Spun Thickening Spray for extra texture on hair that’s not braided.
Bumble & Bumble prep $22
The ultimate pre-styler; this nutrient-rich detangler reveals texture, enhances the performance of styling products and refreshes already styled hair.
Bumble & Bumble Surf Spray $27 www.bumbleandbumble.com
Salt-infused for sexy, windswept, beachy texture (whenever, wherever).
Bumble & Bumble Dryspun Finish $30 www.bumbleandbumble.com
This translucent dry spray creates instant fullness and texture to spin hair in an airy silhouette.
Bumble & Bumble Thickening Hairspray $29 www.bumbleandbumble.com
Use with a blowdryer, irons, rollers, pins, needle and thread – the sky’s the limit. Begins styling lift-off for any hair type (thick, thin or otherwise moderate hold.
T3 Twirl 360 $230
Senses the movement of your hand and automatically rotates in the desired direction, forming polished, perfect curls every time. With 5 heat settings, 2 speeds, and T3 Tourmaline + Ceramic technology, the Twirl 360 is ideal for any hair type or skill level and delivers shiny waves and curls that last. Curling your hair has never been so easy.
T3 Featherweight Luxe 2i Hair Dryer $250 www.t3micro.com
The Featherweight Luxe 2i is Ion Generator-enhanced for fast, healthy, beautiful results. Dry hair fast with enhanced T3 Tourmaline® + SoftAire™ Technology that’s proven to be healthier for your hair than air drying. The included Tourmaline Ceramic Brush styles the perfect blowout with maximum frizz-reducing, shine-enhancing benefits.
T3 Carbon All-Purpose Cutting Comb $5.50 www.t3micro.com
This highly durable All Purpose Cutting Comb eliminates static electricity and creates a sleek, shiny finish. It’s the perfect tool for detangling, applying product, cutting hair or bangs, or styling.