The Beehive: Hair That Defined The 1960s - Flashbak
Margaret Vinci Heldt ( February 11, 1918 - June 13 2016) is credited with having invented the towering hairstyle that came to define the 1960s: the Beehive.
basic comb out
from my collection of vintage ephemera. This is a 1953 self-published instruction manual on hair styling. I love the precision and the photos. and the hands cupping the hair at the end is lovely.
Some Hairdressing Hints from 1961
Here are some hair setting tips from HairDo April-May 1961. If you trying to create hairdo from the 60s, where could you find better instructions than in an article written in 1961? (As always for a bigger view, right click with your mouse on the image and select View Image, then left click).
How to Set Pin Curls
(Click on the images to see more details.) Source: 1000 Hints Beauty #7, 1956 I'm sorry that I have been neglecting you, poor readers. I've been very distracted - I have a baby boy due in a few weeks! I still have hundreds of articles that I will post up here eventually. Until I get around to it, make sure you browse through the archives and try out some of the styles.
Pincurl diagrams scanned from Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc. - The Beauty Thesis
Pincurl diagrams scanned from Standard Textbook of Cosmetology, published by Accredited Schools of Beauty Culture, Inc.
Fashionable Forties: Hair-Styling How-to of the 1940's Hairdo
Would you like to make these 1940's hairdos? These instructions that show both how to set the pin-curls and how to brush the hair. It really...
1950'S Pin Curl Hair Clips Header Card Lady Ellen Hollywood Brand Klippies Queen Size Clips - Beautician Gift- Salon Decor! New Old Stock
Cute 1950's Header Card for Lady Ellen Hollywood Klippies Queen Size Clips. It's a little worn with creases but is in overall pretty good shape. It would look adorable in a vintage themed salon or bathroom!