Master the Art of the Perfect Retro Waved Hairstyle
When it comes to big red carpet moments, many stars look to the past for inspiration. Nothing says glamour like a classic '30s- or '40s-inspired hair set, which is, no doubt, why retro waves and curly sets are still popular at every big event, decades after the golden age of Hollywood. The good news is that modern styling tools and products make these styles much easier to re-create than you may think. If our grandmothers and great-grandmothers could do it in the '40s, we can do it now! There are just a few tricks to learn for the authentic vintage look: use a strong setting lotion, always set your hair in the parting you want at the end, and curl toward the face, rather than away. Click through now for some photo inspiration to plan your own red carpet hairstyle.