Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine’s Day Updo

This week’s tutorial is all about the ultimate Parisian babe: Brigitte Bardot.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

For decades, people have emulated her style – especially her signature voluminous hair. It’s effortless shaped, perfectly textured and effortlessly cool. Jenny from the amazing Margo & Me takes us through recreating one of her signature ponytails. This is also the perfect Valentine’s Day date look and can work for absolutely any occasion.

How to: Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine’s Day Updo

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

What you’ll need:

Step-by-step instructions:

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

1. Begin by spraying dry shampoo or texturizing spray, to give it a bit of hold and extra texture.

2. Work the product through your hair by rubbing it in and messing it up a little.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

3. Section your hair starting with the middle part, to get ready to curl. The first section should be behind your bangs.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

4. Proceed to curl your hair in loose curls

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

5. Create the volume at the top of your head by teasing small sections.

6. Make sure to spray what you tease so it holds.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

7. Gently comb all the hair into place to create the shape you want.

8. Pin to hold at the crown of your head.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

9. Grab the remainder of your hair and put it up into a classic ponytail

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

10. Wrap a piece of hair around your elastic to finish.

Brigitte Bardot Inspired Valentine's Day Updo

And voila! You’ve got the perfect Parisian hairstyle in less than twenty minutes. C’est chic, non?

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