Beauty How-To

FLARE Essentials: How to Style Rough, Rocker Waves

Our Flare Essentials app for iPhone and iPad offers 20 hair and makeup styles with how-to videos from celebrity stylists. Try it for free!


Image from the Flare Essentials App

Learn how to style your hair in rough, rocker waves—best worn by old-school Patti Smith and Kate Moss—with the help of celebrity stylist Vittorio Masecchia, in our Flare Essentials tutorial.

It’s simple, all you will need is a flat iron, some heat-activated texturizing spray and a brush. Go ahead and download our app, press play, then seven quick and easy steps later you’ll be rocking hair like Moss.

Don’t feel like roughing it with waves? No problem! Become a beauty pro with our FLARE Essentials app for iPhone and iPad. The app includes how-to videos and step-by-step photo galleries that will help you master 20 classic hair and beauty looks inspired by icons past and present. Among the looks are the smoky eye, flawless face, perfect ponytail, bold brows and rocker waves—to name a few—but, today, we’re giving you a look at the Essentials video series with our guide for rough waves.

Find Flare Essentials in the App Store.