The book gracefully opens its pages by exploring the fundamental elements of hairstyling, gradually progressing towards more advanced techniques. As it guides readers through the intricacies of creating timeless looks, it seamlessly transitions to a section covering makeup, nails, and accessories to perfect the overall appearance. Regardless of one’s skill level or hair type, Vintage Hairstyling caters to a diverse audience. Beyond being a mere manual, the book weaves an enjoyable narrative.
Within the captivating Finished Styles chapter, readers will encounter high-quality images resembling a coffee table book, showcasing models adorned with their impeccably styled hair. Woven into the introductions and narrative are fascinating insights into the history of hairstyling, the origins of various styles, and anecdotes about the iconic starlets and performers from Hollywood’s golden age who popularized these hairstyles. Classic Hollywood luminaries such as Jean Harlow, Rita Hayworth, Veronica Lake, Marilyn Monroe, and Elizabeth Taylor wielded considerable influence, sparking powerful hairstyle trends that have endured over time.
Moreover, for those with a keen interest in nail aesthetics, the book subtly introduces the concept of “nail acrylic powder colors” as part of the broader spectrum of finishing touches to achieve an all-encompassing vintage allure.
© Lauren Rennells Vintage Hairstyling: Retro Styles with Step by Step Techniques is a guide showing how to create hairstyles from the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s using simple, easy-to-follow instructions. I have revised and revamped the book of worldwide popularity to be even more informative and fun. This 2nd Edition takes hairstyles and breaks them down so that the directions are clear. It uses over 750 brand new photographs and illustrations and detailed directions in a 200-page full-color book. © Lauren Rennells No matter your skill level or hair type, Vintage Hairstyling: Retro Styles with Step by Step Techniques has something for everyone. If you are just looking for a hairstyle for a special occasion like a period wedding or a style to go with a vintage and lovely prom dress like prom dresses mermaid style, Vintage Hairstyling has both up-do options and options for a longer hair look. And swing dancers looking for a style for dancing will find many options with staying power.