2 Toss your head back and backcomb
around the crown of the head for extra volume.
As for the 1980s, famed for the mullet, the backcomb
and the tight perm, it's clearly the decade the hair-conscious would rather forget, polling only one percent.
Use a teasing brush to gently backcomb
the length of your pony, creating texture and faking a thicker mane.
Here she explains how to pull off the plait yourself at home: | Prep wet hair with Elnett Heat Styling Spray Volume at roots, set in rollers and dry | Section an inch of hair from each temple and secure at the crown with an elastic | Take the remaining top section of hair and backcomb
to create height and volume.
Step 1: Slightly backcomb
the roots of the hair from behind the fringe to where the head starts to round (keep going down the back of the head if you like to create an exaggerated "bump"), and comb lightly over the top to cover the backcombing.
Leave the ends loose to hang down and then backcomb
using the cushion brush.
First, apply a hair-refreshing product to the entire head, then lightly backcomb
Divide the top half of the hair into three sections and backcomb
the section at the back of the crown to give height.
Don't bother with bands - simply backcomb
at the end and spray with hairspray to secure.
DO HOW-TO Take a section of hair that spans from brow to brow and backcomb
Lift the hair either side of the parting and backcomb
slightly with a bristle brush before using your fingers to separate the hair in half above your ears and pin in place.
Take sections, starting from the bottom, then backcomb
and spritz with hairspray.