The Long and the Short of It

Long: Soft

An upsweep that’s all about texture is easy to achieve if you’ve got naturally curly or wavy hair. Of course, you can always fake it by using a medium-barrel curling iron, loosening front locks to create a little height, and pinning sectioned pieces to your crown. Crystal hair sticks, Regina B, reginab.com.

Product Pick: Updos defy gravity, thanks to Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Flexible Hold Hair Spray; $24.

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