Gugu Mbatha-Raw rocked the Red Carpet alongside actor, Matthew McConaughey, at the L.A. premiere of their newest film, Free State of Jones. Gugu was stunning in cutouts and subtle sparkle with a sleek & classic low pony styled by Schwarzkopf ULTIME celebrity hairstylist, Richard Collins. Below, you can find the step-by-step on how to recreate her simple, sophisticated look!
Step 1: Start by applying Schwarzkopf styliste ULTIME Satin Frizz Control Heat Protection Spray to damp hair and blow dry with boar bristle brush for from root to tip.
Step 2: Using 1 or 1 ½ inch flat iron, depending on hair type, straighten all sections of hair, applying pea size amounts of Schwarzkopf styliste ULTIME Amino-Q Hold Gel for any flyaways. Create side part and pull hair back and secure in a low ponytail. Wrap small piece of hair around elastic and secure with bobby pin to disguise the tie.
Step 3: Create side part and pull hair back and secure in a low ponytail. Wrap small piece of hair around elastic and secure with bobby pin to disguise the tie to create a sleek & classic pony. Finish and secure the look with Schwarzkopf styliste ULTIME Crystal Shine Hair Spray to secure the look and add shine.
Schwarzkopf ULTIME products are available in retailers nationwide for $6.97- $7.99 each.
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