BEST BEAUTY TUTORIALS EVER: The "Deep Dish" Side Part (coined by Cat) + Retro Waves

Cat hates anything being called "The Veronica Lake," because in her words, "Bitch is dead. Keep it moving." So there you have your explanation for the name of this look.
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October 13, 2011
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Now that you've got "old Hollywood glamour" out of your head, let's talk about the real inspiration for this side-swept hair look.

Remember when Alice Dellal fist debuted her half-shaved head? And then Kate Lanphear, Cassie, Mel B and a whole slew of other bold names gave it a go. It was sexy as hell and although I never picked up a razor and sheared off half of my hair, I totally wanted to.

Now with the help of Brad from Cutler, I’ve learned how to recreate the shaved-side look without sacrificing any hair. It’s insanely easy, I promise. And if you’re over asymmetrical shaves or never liked them in the first place, you can still file this style under Veronica Lake hair. I won’t tell Cat.

Styling by Brad from Cutler. Pictures by Olivia Hall.