tutorials, tips, images and ideas for vintage hairstyles with natural curly hair

This Mother of the Bride with short hair beautifully models her vintage hairstyle for the wedding

This Mother of the Bride came to see me yesterday at the studio because she wanted to do a practice run on her hairstyle for her daughter's upcoming wedding. Her hair is short and has natural wave to it and the wedding is vintage-inspired. She loves finger waves, so it was an easy trial run. It ...

Hair Tips for Poolside Beauty Inspired by Esther Williams

There has been no one better at looking beautiful poolside than Esther Williams. In the 1940s and 1950s, featured in movies that showcased lavish swimming scenes with underwater chorus girls and diving acrobatics, Williams was famous for her beautiful swimming skills. And her hair was carefully styled so that it would not move an inch as she ...

Easy Vintage Hairstyles for Natural Curly Hair Look 1960s/Mad Men

Here's my last tutorial for this series on easy vintage hairstyles for naturally curly hair.  As I wrote before in the first Natural Curly Hair Tutorial, there is no need to make yourself insane trying to copy the curl level or texture of a vintage style. For a finished vintage hairstyle to look great, I believe the most important ...

Easy Vintage Hairstyles for Natural Curly Hair Look 1950s/Atomic Era

Here's another easy vintage hairstyle for natural curly hair. It's my second tutorial for this series and I have one more to come.  As I wrote before in the first Natural Curly Hair Tutorial, there is no need to make yourself insane trying to copy the curl level or texture of a vintage style. For a ...

Easy Vintage Hairstyles for Natural Hair Look 1940s/WW2

How to get vintage hairstyles with their natural curly hair is a common question I get from readers. So I decided to do some tutorials with naturally curly hair. We see so many images of starlets from the Golden Age of Hollywood with perfect curls and waves. It is very intimidating and almost seems that ...

Video of Natural Hair Girl Doing a Fabulous Vintage Hairdo

We all have different hair and there are so many ways to get a curl. For some, a pin curl set isn't feasible because it would take hours for their length and thickness to dry. For some, their hair is so fine that a curling iron wreaks havoc on hair health. For others, hot rollers ...