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Flapper Flair: An Elegant 'do Without A Touch Of Hair Product

Want to go as a character straight from the Great Gatsby movie for Halloween? Pull off this chic and elegant flapper-inspired look and follow this no-fuss step-by-step tutorial.
Flapper Flair: An Elegant 'do Without A Touch Of Hair Product Want to go as a character straight from the Great Gatsby movie for Halloween? Pull off this chic and elegant flapper-inspired look and follow this no-fuss step-by-step tutorial.

In The Great Gatsby movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan, the dapper gentlemen escorted fine ladies wearing sparkly headbands, as they sipped champagne and partied like there's no tomorrow.

If you're interested to be a flapper with flair this Hallow's eve, look no further. We'll show you how to get this simple yet elegant 1920's hairstyle.




Step 1

Wash your hair with Hana shampoo to get hair that's ready for styling.

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Step 2

Separate hair into one to two inch per division. Start from the back of your neck. Then curl each section with a curling iron, going up on your head. Remember to curl all sections of the hair in the same direction that you started.

 

 



Step 3

Gently place a headband on your hair. When you've gotten your desired placement on your head, release your hands.

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Step 4

To get texture, get a comb and tease the ends of your hair.

 





Step 5

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Pull back your hair with both hands and create a very low ponytail. Use an elastic to secure it in place.





Step 6

Now take your ponytail and pull your hair upwards toward your headband. 





Step 7

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Tuck the roll of your hair underneath the headband and pull apart to make it a bit messy. Secure with bobby pins. To finish off the look, take out a few strands of hair from the sides of your face.

 

And there you have it! You just brought life to a character from The Great Gatsby.

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Hair tip:
Don't have a flapper hair accessory? Make one! Go to the crafts store and buy a yard of garter and trimming. Pin it together with your favorite sparkly brooch and you get a sophisticated headband instantly. 

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