Classic Tong Set
With John Vial, Emma, Clayre Sodeau and Jamie Harrison
Duration23 minutes
Skill levelBeginner
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John Vial's hair styling tutorial guides you through a classic tong set and sectioning pattern as if in an editorial environment - quick and accentual. As a bonus we have included a second look. John works with a simple ponytail base fitted with a curl body and a 40's round reverse fringe section to give this impressive updo the deliciously necessary polish.

Technical skills

  • Back Combing
  • Dressing Hair
  • Hair Up
  • On Base
  • Pin Curling to give Volume
  • Ponytails
  • Tonging
  • Winding Point to Root


Contributor: John Vial
Model: Emma
Make-Up Artist: Clayre Sodeau
Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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