Hair is our crowning glory and darling, it speaks louder than most of your outfits! One particular style hitting the runway and red carpets alike is slick back hair. It’s as much a sign of power and charisma as that UGG Disquette you’ve been eyeing.
A Blast from the Past: History with a Twist
Yes, let’s talk hair history! The slick back hair style has been a symbol of suave and sophistication. Going back to the Golden Age of Hollywood, you’ll see the oh-so-familiar faces like Clark Gable wearing this style in high esteem. It was then followed by a revival in the 80s and 90s, embodied by stars like the young Cher, turning heads with their pulled back glamour. Today, we see the trend popping back into fashion weeks around the globe as a stark yet chic statement.
Samnyte Hair Wax Stick, Wax Stick for Hair Slick Stick, Hair Wax Stick for Flyaways Hair Gel Stick Non-greasy Styling Cream for Fly Away & Edge Control Frizz Hair 2.7 Oz
$8.49 ($3.14 / Ounce)
【Styling & Smoothing Frizz】Quickly tame flyaway hair. SNTE Hair Wax Stick is rich in castor oil, which effectively smooths hair frizz, edge control… You can directly use the hair wax stick to apply it on the area of your hair that needs to be controlled.
【18 Kinds of Nutrients】New upgraded formula, containing 18 kinds of natural plant nutrients (beeswax, vitamin E, castor seed oil, avocado oil, rhus sucedanea fruit… ). Eliminate cheap wax stick.
【Healthy & Mild】Pure natural plant ingredients, no fragrance (does not contain any chemical flavor), SNTE hair wax stick does not hurt hair, does not hurt the scalp, pregnant women can use. Cruelty-free, vegan.
【Nourishing & Repairing】Deeply nourishes hair, improves hair shine, makes hair soft and smooth, and prevents dryness. Rich in castor oil, avocado oil, vitamin E… Content increased by 35%.
【SNTE Hair Care Expert】11 years of quality precipitation, focusing on hair care, developed by a team of hair care experts. 10 million customers praise, easy to clean, non-greasy, no white chips, no frizz, no hardening.
Hair-Sitional Statistics: A Number Game
Numbers might seem like dull stuff but honey, when it’s about hair, it’s always intriguing! A quick search points out that more than 30% of hairstylists are noting an uptick in requests for the slicked back hair look. It’s not just for the fellas anymore, women are embracing this new trend too, especially in the professional realm. Interestingly, studies suggest that people perceive those with the slick back hair look as more authoritative and influential.
Time to Get a Little Trivial: Some Astonishing Facts
Did you know the likes of Elvis and James Dean aren’t the only images coming to mind when we talk slick back hair? Recently, styling this look has become routine for folks in the professional industry. Even the Tulsa King cast sported this hairstyle in their hit TV series, adding some much loved vintage feel to their on-screen presence.
Let’s get on with it! Here are the ten best styles you must try!
The Classic Slick Back
Recall the charm of Leonardo DiCaprio in Titanic? That classically slicked back hair screams comfort and elegance. Here’s how you achieve that;
- Apply some women’s deodorant for a fresh base.
- Comb your hair back, style it, and secure with a spray.
- Voila! You are serving some serious Leo charm!
The Wet Look!
Here’s a runway favourite! It’s time to go bold with the wet look. Why not try this crazy style inspired by Kim K herself?
- Apply a generous amount of gel to your slick back hair.
- Comb back and let it settle.
- Now, werk it hunny!
The Ponytail Slick Back
Remember white doc martens? The way it shook the fashion scene? This style is just like that!
The Undercut Slick Back
The undercut meets slick back hair to create a modern and edgy look.
The Messy Slick Back
Not feeling the neatly combed look? Say no more! Let’s go the way of Yitty shapewear – smooth with a sprinkle of spice.
The Quiff Slick Back
Take it up a notch with this punk rock-inspired style – the rebel’s answer to slick back hair!
Bangs Slick Back
Beyoncé has done it, and so can you! This glorious homage to the slick back hair trend combined with bangs lends an air of mystery.
Pompadour Slick Back
Combine the old-school charm of a pompadour with the modern slick back hair look!
The Braided Slick Back
Like carrying that tennis bag as a fashion statement? Then you’re definitely game for this one!
The Half-Up Slick Back
Last but certainly not least, embrace the half-up slick back hair for a casual yet sleek look.
Ready to run the show with your slick back hair? With a surge in taco craze all around, every fast food open near me is buzzing. Allow your hairdo to create a similar buzz! After all, it’s not just hair, it’s a personality statement. So go forth, flaunt that slicked back hair, one style at a time!
Remember, darling, trends fade, but style is eternal.