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On Sunday September 9 2007, Peter Som unveiled his Spring 2008 Collection at Bryant Park during New York Fashion Week. ghd helped create the sexy tousled hair looks for the catwalk. Led by one of the most acclaimed stylists in the world Eugene Souleiman, the ghd directive team created naturally tousled looks that matched with the relaxed sex appeal to the All-American, chic, ultra-tailored, yet feminine designs.
According to Eugene Souleiman the look is naturally worn style but with a slight grunge edge to it. According to ghd’s lead artist Omar Lopez it’s the look of the uptown girl who parties downtown.
Products to achieve this look: ghd miracle mist: used prior to blow drying models hair to control static and frizz. Cost: $26.95. ghd Thermal Protector: formulated to work with heat-styling tools to protect the hair during the styling process. The team sprayed this on models hair before using ghd styling irons. Cost: $24.95.
ghd IV Styler: the ghd team used ghd’s newest iron to get the perfect “natural” wave, giving hair movement and dimension. To achieve this look at home: use the ghd styler to curl random sections of hair. Curl only the part of the hair closest to scalp to midway through the hair section you are working on, leaving the ends untouched. This what gives the style movement without looking too “done”. Cost: $240. ghd Sea Spray: the matte textured spray recreates movement and curl, providing long lasting texture and firm hold.
The team lightly sprayed throughout hair after curling, then used their fingers to shake out any curls that looked too defined. Cost: $23.95. ghd products are available at www.ghdhairusa.com and Sephora.
On Friday September 7, Gilles Mendel unveiled his Spring 2008 Collection at New York Fashion Week. The runway-ready hair looks for the collection was created by the world’s fastest growing hair beauty brand, ghd. The ghd directive team worked with world renowned stylist Odile Gilbert to create the retro glam hair to go with J. Mendel’s crisp, faminine collection on the catwalk.
The look: soft and smooth retro glam waves with a deep center part. According to the lead stylist Omar Lopez the inspiration for this look is Lauren Hutton circa 1974 at St. Tropez. These are the ghd products that have been used: ghd Creation Spray: Odile and the ghd team used this must-have product prior to curling to protect models hair and provide long lasting hold. Cost: $25.95.
ghd IV Styler: the ghd team used the revolutionary IV Styler ghd’s newest iron to achieve the 70’s inspired style. To get this look: use the ghd styler to curl the hair starting just few inches away from the scalp to the ends. Holding the styler vertically, clamp hair in between then turn the styler 180 degrees so the hair is twisted around part of the styler. Pull the styler through the hair slowly to create the curl (the process is similar to curling a ribbon with scissors). When finished, use fingers to slightly brush out the curls for soft romantic waves. Cost: $240.
ghd Ultimate Hairspray: formulated to provide a firm hold, yet light enough to let your hair move. The ghd team sprayed this on models hair after the curls were brushed out to maintain the retro glam glam waves on the catwalk. Cost: $26.95. ghd products are available at www.ghdhairusa.com and at Sephora. ghd irons are not flat irons, they are styling irons that curl, wave, straighten, and so much more (via an official press release).
GHD has been a popular haircare brand in the UK for few years now, particularly since its launch in 2001. GHD had finally arrived in the US and it is available at Sephora . GHD stands for Good Hair Day. GHD Thermal Protector for Dry Coarse Hair is a great way to protect your hair from heat styling such as a flat iron, curling iron, and blow drying. It is also GHD’s 2nd step in their 4-step thermodynamics system.
GHD Thermal Protector is a light-hold mist with UVA protection and macro-globules that help repair and protect the hair cuticle. Ingredients include: Heat-Deflecting Sodium Polystyrene, Wheat Amino Acids, Guar Gum, Panthenol Pro-Vitamin B5, Sunflower Seed Extract. Also available: GHD Thermal Protector for Normal to Fine Hair and GHD Thermal Protector for Weak and Damaged Hair. Cost: $25.