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tease

To work out a surface defect, as on a varnished surface.
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Next, work out any areas where the hair may have parted, this usually happens at the crown and add a light bit of secret backcomb to join the separated bits.
Blow-dry hair with the air focused upward; backcomb for more height.
Gather the section of hair between the arches of both brows and gently backcomb to build body, then secure hair in a pony at the crown, pulling tightly on both sides but leaving the teased top a bit loose.
Step 3: Twist the hair around the hair band like a loose bun and fasten with pins (you can also lightly backcomb the hair in the ponytail first to give it more volume when you wrap it around your hair band).
Backcomb the whole section then brush it back and smooth it using a soft brush.
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.
Take sections, starting from the bottom, then backcomb and spritz with hairspray.
FAB FIND Big Sexy Hair's What A Tease, Backcomb in a Bottle gives ultra-hip height for funky short or long styles.
If your hair starts to drop during the day, grab a comb and lightly backcomb the underneath sections, letting the top layers fall over it.