Get The Look from Larry Sims

Here are a few looks from Smooth ‘N Shine Celebrity Hairstylist, Larry Sims that he created for celebs at the Oscars and the Vanity Fair Oscar Bash.


Adepero Oduye at the Oscars


  • First, start with the natural hair texture and smooth Smooth ‘N Shine Instant Edge Smoothing Pomade throughout the hair and hairline for a sleek silhouette
  • Create a ponytail at the crown, leaving the very top portion out and loose
  • Next,create a double strand twist from the left to right of the crown
  • With the rest of the loose hair, give it an under twist and repeat three times in a regal crown style
  • Complete the look with Smooth ‘N Shine Spray-On Polisherfor a red carpet finish


Aja Naomi King at Vanity Fair Oscar Bash


  • To start, work Smooth ‘N Shine Polishing Instant Repair Hair Polisherthroughout the hair to create an intense, healthy shine
  • Next, take small sections of the hair starting at the nape and curl with ¾ sized iron. Make sure to wrap each section in the same direction
  • Once the entire head is curled, establish a  part on the left side
  • After the curl has set, brush the hair out to create synchronized waves
  • Tuck the left side behind the ear and finish with off with Smooth ‘N Shine Spray-On Polisher


Gabriella Union at Vanity Fair Oscar Bash


  • Prep hair with Smooth ‘N Shine Polish Styling Mousse and blow out with a round brush to achieve a shiny smooth texture
  • Next , flat iron the fringe around the face over the left eye
  • Take random chunks of hair and create bends in various directions toward the ends of the hair
  • Once set, shake out the hair and spray with Smooth ‘N Shine Spray-On Polisherfor a dazzling finish