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Curly Hair

Hair Romance - How to get volume in curly hair without a hairdryer

Hands up who wants more volume in their hair? I’m sure I’m not the only one with my hand up right now. I received a lovely email from Tracy who is feeling a bit flat about her hair. She writes: The biggest problem I have with my hair is when I let it dry naturally. [...]


Hair Romance - curly hairstyle - the twist-tuck bun

Today’s tutorial is for the curly girls. You can still try this style in straight hair, but the texture of curly hair really works for this low bun. I’m calling it the Twist-Tuck Bun hairstyle, because that’s how you do it! First a twist over ponytail, then tuck it under for the bun. This bun [...]


Hair Romance - How to get a great curly haircut

All curls are not created equal. Finding a hairdresser who understands this can be tough. I know, I’ve had several bad haircuts in my time. I had an email from a lovely reader asking about curly haircuts: Just discovered your blog and love it! I’m just recently trying to really embrace my curly hair after years of [...]


Hair Romance - Ultimate holiday hair guide

Here is your Ultimate Holiday Hair Guide to keep your hair looking its best, and giving you hairstyle ideas for every lunch, dinner and holiday get-together. From picnics to parties, here’s everything you need to have a good hair day. Caring for your hair Good hair days start with looking after your hair. Are you [...]


Big Hair Friday

by Hair Romance on November 30, 2013 · 0 comments

in Big Hair,Curly Hair

Big Hair Friday

Happy Friday! Ok, maybe it’s already Happy Saturday in Australia but I’ve got a good excuse to post a little late. Last night was the final awards night for the Kidspot Voices of 2013 blogging competition. I was a finalist in the Beauty and Style category along with my good friends Andrea from Fox in Flats [...]


The secret to waking up with great curly hair

by Hair Romance on November 21, 2013 · 4 comments

in Curly Hair

Hair Romance - The Secret to waking up with great curly hair

You style your curly hair, it looks fabulous. Then you go to sleep and wake up with a birdsnest on top of your head. If this is you, then I have a secret trick you’ll love that will have you waking up with great curly hair. Nicole recently wrote to me about her curly hair [...]


Hair Romance - Dutch Braid updo tutorial video

Want to tame your messy beach hair? Try this Dutch braided updo. It’s the final video in my Hair Romance TV series of curly hair tutorials filmed on Hayman Island. Before and After This is a great style to keep your messy beach hair up and off your neck on hot days. Of course it [...]


Hair Romance - Tucked French Braid tutorial video

Here’s the next instalment of my curly hairstyle video tutorial series from Hayman Island! Now we had the first video showing you how to restyle your curly hair on the second day, then a 1 minute braided bun and a 2 minute braided crown and here’s my tucked French braid that can be done in [...]


Hair Romance - Braided Half Crown hairstyle tutorial video

Here’s a new video tutorial for one of my favourite hairstyles, the half crown braid. I wear this style a lot because it’s both pretty and practical. You can wear your hair down but the braids keep your hair back and away from your face. Plus it takes less than two minutes to do! This [...]


Hair Romance - Easy Braided Bun tutorial video

Need to put your hair up in less than a minute? Try this easy braided bun hairstyle that works in both curly and straight hair. I’m trying to get over my fear of making videos (and total lack of technical ability!) with a series of curly hair videos that I made while I was staying [...]