Help with hair- can I get mine to look like Bradley Cooper's?

nocal0023nocal0023 Posts: 92Registered Users
I have thick, wavy hair which I recently have been growing out. It is pretty straight when short but starts to get really wavy and curl up a bit as it gets longer. (I think it's 2b/2c- not sure since I haven't grown it much longer than this) I really want mine to look like Bradley Cooper's and I have the same hair color, eye color, and facial hair as him. I posted a pic of my hair wet and dry. I want it to look similar to these:

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-J6R3pMVKGaw/TsU2_Rv9NQI/AAAAAAAAAnY/UAQ-Sk2N25Q/s1600/bradley-cooper-300x351.jpg

http://cdn.crushable.com/files/2009/06/90602a1_cooper_b_b-gr_02.jpg

Below is my hair dry and wet (I realize I have to grow it a bit more on top)

[http://i1050.photobucket.com/albums/s412/nocal0023/hair2.jpg

http://i1050.photobucket.com/albums/s412/nocal0023/hair.jpg

Im hoping I can achieve that look by some blow drying/right products- what do you guys think?

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  • Curly_LynCurly_Lyn Posts: 116Registered Users
    Maybe it's because I'm on my phone, but I don't see any pictures? Everybody has a hair idol (at least it seems like it,) just keep trying!
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  • nocal0023nocal0023 Posts: 92Registered Users
    fixed the pics!
  • LeanneMLeanneM Posts: 211Registered Users Curl Neophyte
    I think you can definitely achieve that look once it gets a little longer.

    This video (from Deva) might give you some ideas of how to style it while growing it out:

    Meet Sage, your Devachan Salon Stylist - YouTube

    Hope that helps!
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  • jakrussel3jakrussel3 Posts: 423Registered Users
    I think you can achieve a similar hairstyle too... But if you can't, I bet you can still get some pretty fun hair!
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  • nocal0023nocal0023 Posts: 92Registered Users
    thanks for the input, im currently growing it out a little bit so i have more options with it... i also really like this hairstyle which just embraces the curls but im not sure how i would style it....i normally blow dry my hair a little with a serum/cream because if i dont then it just poofs up when air drying- however by blow drying it straightens it out a little bit which sort of defeats the purpose of utilizing the curls. How would I achieve this look if my hair has a very similar texture and also assuming i get it the same length wise

    http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-H1pmTx5taAA/Tf3Kt1PKnKI/AAAAAAAABDE/ahmsy-H0BOc/s1600/richard-madden-robb.jpg

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