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NYFW Hair How-To: Part in the Middle and Add Grease

Backstage at Suno by <a href="http://peladopelado.com/">Driely S.</a>
Backstage at Suno by Driely S.

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Depending on how you look at it, the NYFW spring 2014 greased-up part trend can be a good thing or a bad thing. On one hand, it looks gross in an off-the-runway context. On the other, lazier hand, it means less to do in the morning.

The how-to is simple. It's part hair in the middle, then add grease. Slight variations on the theme include greasing from root to end, greasing a deep side-part, and disheveling the length of the hair, while keeping those parts nice 'n nasty. For examples, see 3.1 Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang, J.Crew, The Row and Tory Burch shows. Even Marc by Marc Jacobs, which gave us gloriously massive hair for fall 2013, dirtied the middle bits. Stop washing your hair this second, and it should be good to go by spring. Or go ahead and splurge your Cosco-sized vat of gel. Below find Odile Gilbert's Suno version, plus her product of choice.

Hair action shot, by Driely S.

Backstage at Suno via Driely S.. Gilbert used Kerastase Paris Powder Bluff

And if you want to go full on grease/wet check out the Phillip Lim how-to.

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