Confession: the glam that graced the Oscars red carpet last night didn't come close to the head-turning tresses and tinted lids that the star-studded Vanity Fair Oscar Party turned out. Case in point: Emily Ratajkowski's sultry updo by Jen Atkin. With face-framing tendrils and a sleek center part, Emily's Oscars updo makes a convincing case for a new going-out hairstyle. Here to share how she created the after-party-perfect 'do is Jen herself—keep reading for the details. 

  1. Prep damp hair with OUAI Wave Spray
  2. Blow dry hair using the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer on medium speed and heat setting
  3. Curl all over with a Hot Tools 1.5" 24K Gold Marcel Iron
  4. Massage OUAI Dry Texture Foam throughout for lived-in texture and after-party texture
  5. Glide the Tancho Stick on roots to tamp down frizz
  6. Secure a loose high bun with a bungee cord
  7. Finish with Balmain Texturizing Volume Spray to set the look

 

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