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Get Kerry Washington's Accessorized Blow Out

Kerry Washington always looks like a princess on the red carpet. She just has that elegant, yet cool, aura about her. She attended the 2013 Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Gala looking as pretty as ever in a LBD, simple makeup and cool, studded headband. Hairstylist Marcus Francis wanted to show off her neckline without pulling the hair up, so he opted for this effortless look. "Wanting to show off a neckline doesn't always mean the hair must be worn up," said Marcus. We couldn't agree more! Read on for the full scoop on how to get Kerry's stunning strands. 

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  • Get Kerry Washington's Accessorized Blow Out

    Prep

    "Spray [this heat styling spray] from roots to ends to damp hair and dry with a medium size round brush," said Marcus.
    $49
  • Get Kerry Washington's Accessorized Blow Out

    Tools

    "With a 1 1/2" curling iron, start curling from the ends to the roots and pin each section. Continue the set throughout the hair, directing the hair on top to go back. Let the hair set for 15 minutes."
    $29.99
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    Styling Balm

    "Brush out the hair with a bristle paddle brush and finish the ends with Pantene Stylers All-in-One Styling Balm curling under and flipping out so the hair doesn't look too stiff," said Marcus.
    $5.99
  • Get Kerry Washington's Accessorized Blow Out

    Headband

    "Place a headband one inch from the hairline and tease a few sections behind it on both sides and at the crown," he added. Copy Kerry's headband with this affordable version!
    $3.80
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    Hairspray

    "Lightly spray [this hairspray] at the root before smoothing out," said Marcus.
    $14.99
  • Get Kerry Washington's Accessorized Blow Out

    Hairspray

    "Seal the look once perfected with Oribe Superfine Hair Spray."
    $29