Sans Style


The Soft Grecian Braid

Step by Step

One of our favourite summer looks, this soft grecian braid is graceful yet playful. It’s super simple to whip up, so you can spend more time enjoying your long summer days.

Here’s the how-to by Sans [ceuticals]: the specialists in hair and skin.

 

The Soft Grecian Braid
The Soft Grecian Braid
The Soft Grecian Braid

Prep dry hair with a volumising or sea-salt spray.

Sans Beauty Prep: For incredible shine, spray Sans [ceuticals] pH and Shine Corrector through the midlengths and ends of wet hair, after using your prescribed Hair Wash and Hydratant.

 

 

 

The Soft Grecian Braid

Blast dry your hair as you take sections, twisting them around your finger

The Soft Grecian Braid

Use the end of a tail comb to part hair from your middle parting down to the nape of the neck

The Soft Grecian Braid

Tie off each section at the nape with elastic

The Soft Grecian Braid

Braid each ponytail and tie off with elastic.

The Soft Grecian Braid

Take each braid and wrap it up and around your face and secure with U pins.

The Soft Grecian Braid

Sans Beauty Tip: For silky smooth arms, apply Sans [ceuticals] Baobab Regenerative Body Cream. Perfect to apply before you walk out the door, it has  incredible absorbency with no residual greasiness, leaving skin looking plump and fresh.

Sans Beauty Tip: For incredible shine, spray Sans [ceuticcals] pH and Shine Corrector through the midlengths and ends of wet hair, after using your prescribed Hair Wash and Hydratant.


Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Step by Step

There is something elegantly nonchalant about the perfectly positioned ponytail. Achieving this look is purely about finding the right balance, as simply illustrated here in this Sans step-by-step.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail
Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail
Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Sans Tip: For lustrous shine that doesn’t compromise on body we used a pre-treatment of Sans [ceuticals] Moisture & Protein Infusion 20. This serum contains a powerful combination of proteins, bio-lipids and natual AHAs to balance pH and to protect and soften the hair.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Prep hair with volumising or sea-salt spray. Blast dry, twisting hair and working with the natural textures.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Using a metal ended tail comb, take a hard side part. Or, as a more relaxed looking option. keep the parting loose and a bit erratic.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Take your hair into a ponytail at the occipital bone and tie off with elastic. This placement is always flattering and keeps the look feeling fresh and current.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

The beautiful final touch? Take a bobby pin and loosely pin fringe off face so it sits at eye level.

Sans Style | The Low and Loose Ponytail

Sans Tip: For a natural, luscious pout apply Sans [ceuticals] Lip Aid, our rich and velvety lip treatment loaded with papaya enzymes.


The Soft Twist

Step by Step

For a fresh Spring look, sweep your hair into soft twists.

Recreate this effortlessly sophisticated look at home by following this step-by-step guide, brought to you by Sans [ceuticals] – the specialists in hair and skin.

The Soft Twist
The Soft Twist
The Soft Twist
The Soft Twist

Take a clean “U Section” by parting your hair from the left eyebrow, down to the lower crown, then back around to your right brow. Brush the section out of the way and clip up.

The Soft Twist

With the remaining unclipped hair, create two 2″ sections, elevating them at 90 degrees. Knot them together at the base and tie off with another knot near the end of the section. Continue creating these sections until your base layer is all swept up and knotted.

The Soft Twist

Unclip the top U Section, bring hair forward and tying the sections into two knots again.

The Soft Twist

Take U Pins and consolidate hair, being sure to check the shape in the mirror constantly, moving your head around to check the silhouette is balanced.

The Soft Twist

A little texture around the front is beautiful, finish with a light spray. Remember don’t over think it, the more you do the more over done it will look.


The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Step by Step

There’s something about this romantic yet relaxed low and tousled bun that feels fitting for Spring.

Here’s a step by step guide with some helpful animated gifs to help you recreate the look from Sans [ceuticals] – the specialists in hair and skin.

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun
The Romantic and Relaxed Bun
The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Start of with clean hair using your prescribed Sans [ceuticals] Wash and Hydratant

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Randomly section your hair as ‘zig-zagging’ helps give a tousled, natural effect. Be sure to tong the very ends of hair too.

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Secure each tonged section with a pin and allow to set.

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Once set, remove the pins and with your hands gently massage and break up the solid curl. You now have the perfect foundation.

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Tilt your head back and loosely tie off at the base of the neck with elastic before looping the ends of your hair into the elastic.

The Romantic and Relaxed Bun

Tuck hair behind your ears, leaving some pieces a little wispy and loose.

Sans Tip: During Spring, use Sans [ceuticals] pH Shine Corrector twice weekly to correct the hair’s pH and repair it to it’s natural virgin state.


The Side Swept Wave

Step by Step

The side-swept wave is a look that’s easy, chic and tousled.

Here’s a simple step by step from Sans [ceuticals] – the specialists in hair and skin.

The Side Swept Wave
The Side Swept Wave
The Side Swept Wave

Wash hair with prescribed Sans [ceuticals] Nourishing Hair Wash and Hydratant then blast dry.

The Side Swept Wave

Using a tail comb, make a strong side part.

The Side Swept Wave

Take a section of hair and from eye level begin tying knots until you reach the end of the section. Work your way around the head.

The Side Swept Wave

Add a diffuser to your hairdryer and dry your hair on high heat. Then wait for hair to cool down.

The Side Swept Wave

Loosely untie the knots, then using boar bristle dressing brush, gently brush them out to loosen the curl.

The Side Swept Wave

Sans Beauty Tip: Finish the look by adding a drop of Sans [ceuticals] Activator 7 Body + Hair + Face Oil to the ends to keep the loose, natural waves in shape.


Birkin Top Knot

Step by Step

The Jane Birkin top knot is a look that still feels effortless and modern, with a wistful touch.

So here’s a simple step by step guide to recreate the look from Sans [ceuticals] – the specialists in hair and skin.

Birkin Top Knot
Birkin Top Knot
Birkin Top Knot

Begin with freshly washed hair using your prescribed Sans [ceutical] Hair Wash and Hair Hydratant. Towel dry your hair so it’s about 70% dry.

Birkin Top Knot

Blast dry until bone dry, use a Boar bristle brush to take out tangles.

Birkin Top Knot

Tilt head slightly forward and brush to either your left or right side, keeping tension tight.

Birkin Top Knot

Using elastic, tie into a high ponytail.

Birkin Top Knot

Take your ponytail and comb it slightly with your brush and then tie it into a knot.

Birkin Top Knot

Secure with U pins, moulding it into shape that works.

Birkin Top Knot

Lightly spray with hairspray being sure to loosen and encourage fly aways for a softer look.

Birkin Top Knot

Sans Tip: For fine hair, wash with Sans [ceuticals] Volumising Hair Wash followed by Volumising Hair Hydratant.