Pageboy Instructions

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Pageboy Instructions

Pageboy Instructions

The following steps will take you through the process of a Pageboy using Hare Do.

Mist the Hair with Water

Mist the Hair with Water

Mist the hair with water, apply more to the ends.

Comb the hair smooth.

Extend the Hare Do lengthwise and slide the excess fabric (equally) to both ends forming rosettes.

Two Hare Do's are required for this dynamic hair style.

Slide Underneath Hair

Slide Underneath Hair

Slide the first Hare Do underneath the hair and lay on the neck.

Place the second on top of the hair.

Both hands hold the Hare Do's strands together (as one) with the hair place between them.

Grasp the Strands

Grasp the Strands

Both hands grasp the Hare Do's strands together (as one) with the hair placed between them.

Important:

Hold both of the Hare Do's strands eight inches from the hair.

As you hold, position the hair in the center of them and hold the strands against the nape of the neck.

Twist in Same Direction

Twist in Same Direction

Both hands twist the Hare Do's strands in the same direction (underhand) 1 time clamping the hair.

Hand Position:

Loops (holes):

Form loops (holes)

The loops allow the fingers and thumb to twist.

Both hands thumb pushes the bottom strand as the index fingertip pulls the top loop open.

Retwist in the Same Direction

Retwist in the Same Direction

Retwist both of the Hare Do's strands in the same direction (underhand) 1 time clamping the hair.

Twisting Directions:

Hand Position:

Hold the Hare Do's strands eight inches from the hair.

Loops (holes):

Form loops (holes)

Both hands thumb pushes the bottom strand as the index fingertip pulls the top loop open.

Tips:

The loops allow the fingers and thumb to twist.

Twisting with three fingers takes a little practice.

Slide Outwards

Slide Outwards

Both hands slide the two ends away from the head (outward).

Hair Length Outward Direction
Shoulder Blade down (floor)
Middle of Neck down / back
Waist or Longer back / upward

Important:

As you slide, maintain tension on the hair by twisting both ends underhand one-eighth of a turn.

Slide the Hare Do as low as you can reach (down and back).

Keep Sliding Outwards

Keep Sliding Outwards

Keep sliding and STOP with a quarter of a twist at halfway to three-quarters of the hair length.

Hair Length Outward Direction
Shoulder Blade down (floor)
Middle of Neck down / back
Waist or Longer back / upward

Important:

As you slide, maintain tension on the hair by twisting both ends underhand one-eighth of a turn.

The lower you slide (down and back) the easier and smoother the hair rolls.

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Twist the Hare Do's strands in the same direction (underhand) 1 time rolling the hair.

Twisting Directions:

Hand Position:

Hold the Hare Do's strands eight inches from the hair.

Loops (holes):

Form loops (holes)

Both hands thumb pushes the bottom strand as the index fingertip pulls the top loop open.

Tips:

The loops allow the fingers and thumb to twist.

If you pinch the loops (holes) flat the Hare Do's will not work properly.

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Retwist both strands in the same direction (underhand) 1 time rolling the hair.

Twisting Directions:

Hand Position:

Hold the Hare Do's strands eight inches from the hair.

Loops (holes):

Form loops (holes)

Both hands thumb pushes the bottom strand as the index fingertip pulls the top loop open.

Important:

As you twist, gently pull back on the hair applying tension for a smooth hair roll.

If you pinch the loops (holes) flat the Hare Do's will not work properly.

The loops allow the fingers and thumb to twist.

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Keep Twisting Underhanded

Retwist both strands in the same direction (underhand) 1 time rolling the hair.

Twisting Directions:

Hand Position:

Hold the Hare Do's strands eight inches from the hair.

Loops (holes):

Form loops (holes)

Both hands thumb pushes the bottom strand as the index fingertip pulls the top loop open.

Important:

As you twist, gently pull back on the hair applying tension for a smooth hair roll.

If you pinch the loops (holes) flat the Hare Do's will not work properly.

The loops allow the fingers and thumb to twist.

Stop Twisting at Neck

Stop Twisting at Neck

Keep twisting both strands and STOP when the hair is rolled at the middle of the neck.

Hair Length Number of Twists
Shoulder Blade 3 to 4
Middle of Neck 4 to 6
Waist or Longer 6 to 9

Important:

As you slide, maintain tension on the hair by twisting both ends underhand one-eighth of a turn.

Don't roll the hair tight to the back of the head.

Wrap in a Circular Motion

Wrap in a Circular Motion

Both hands lift both rosette ends up and around in a circular motion along both sides of the ears.

Twist 1 Time to Secure

Twist 1 Time to Secure

Place the rosette strands on the top of the head and secure them with one twist around each other.

Important:

The twisted strands form a knot that holds and supports the Pageboy.

Scrunch Bows Towards Head

Scrunch Bows Towards Head

Hold the strands firmly against the head as you roll the tips of the right rosette in a tight ball on top of the head.

Scrunch Bows Towards Head

Scrunch Bows Towards Head

Hold the strands firmly against the head as you roll the tips of the left rosette in a tight ball toward the head.

Important:

Reposition the rosettes (bow) on top of the head covering the knot that holds and supports the Pageboy.

Insert Bobby Pins

Insert Bobby Pins

Optional:

Hold the rosettes against the head as you insert bobby pins clamping the Hare Do's strands to the hair underneath the rosettes.

Tuck Short, Flyaway Hair

Tuck Short, Flyaway Hair

Tuck short, flyaway and droopy hair up underneath the Pageboy.

Tips:

Butterfly clips and hair pins add decoration to the hair.

Hair spray or styling gel works great for a final touch.

Your Done!

Your Done!

Congratulations you have now created the Pageboy!

Benefits:

What a fantastic new look which quickly changes the style of your hair in just half of a minute!