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Creating a Sleek Ponytail with Loreal Professionnel

You might associate ponytails with days when you are on the go running around from one errand to the next. Ponytails can be seriously stylish and the perfect hairstyle for date nights, parties, and days spent in meetings. It is all about creating a smooth, sleek finish for a more professional and on-trend look.

Now, if you have frizzy hair, that means you will want to start in the shower with a frizz fighting shampoo and conditioner and follow up with a smoothing hair cream. This is to ensure that your ponytail looks smooth all day long.

Step One: Shampoo and Conditioner.

Start your sleek ponytail with clean hair for the most optimal results. Be sure to use a sulphate free, anti frizz Shampoo and (your everyday conditioner is good to use), like the Loreal Professionnel Liss Unlimited Shampoo 300ml. Apply the shampoo evenly to hair and lather. Rinse thoroughly, in case of contact with eyes rinse immediately. Apply your everyday conditioner from mid lengths to ends, leave it on for 1-2 minutes and rinse out thoroughly.

Step Two: Blow-Dry Your Hair Smooth.

To create the perfect sleek ponytail, you're going to want to blow-dry your hair smooth. To do this, apply a frizz-controlling hair cream that also offers heat protection, like the Loreal Professionnel Protective Smoothing Serum 50ml. This hair cream offers long-lasting frizz control, smoothing effect and gives you a natural looking shine. Apply to the lengths and ends of freshly washed and dried hair.

Step Three: Create Your Ponytail.

A smooth, sleek ponytail looks best when it's placed high. Pull your hair up and brush it back starting at the centre of your head, then brush the sides back. Smooth over any areas that might be bumpy. Once you're done, secure your sleek ponytail with a hairband.

Step four: Finish with hairspray.

Now that you're done with your sleek ponytail, help ensure your hairstyle stays in place throughout the day by spritzing on Loreal Professionnel Air Fix 125ml . A strong hold level 5 hairspray that is reworkable and also giving you a long lasting control of the look of frizz. It is suitable for all hair types, enhances the look of shine and has no visible residue.

You're now ready to slay your day! Go and show off your gorgeous sleek ponytail.

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Emielia Echeverri
Friday, October 18, 2019

Tecni Art Fix Anti Frizz Hair Spray 250ml

Loreal Professionnel

Hold your style in place while maintaining that sleek, frizz free look. Delivers a subtle fragrance and brushes out easily.


Serie Expert Liss Unlimited Shampoo 300ml

Loreal Professionnel

Made for rebellious and frizzy hair. Purifying and keeping it tamed, making sure it is feeling incredible to touch and gleaming with health.

£16.50 £13.50