Emma Watson's hairstylist breaks down the most perfect textured updo for medium-length hair

By Jillian Ruffo
May 01, 2017 12:00 PM
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With summer right around the corner, we’ve got weddings, backyard barbecues and cocktail parties on our minds – which means we’re also starting to bookmark great (easy!) updo ideas for steamier weather. To help us come up with a reliable style for the season, we’ve turned to Adir Abergel, the stylist behind Emma Watson, Reese Witherspoon and Jessica Biel’s chic mane. He walks us through exactly how to create the easiest updo for medium-length hair, inspired by Watson.

Watch the “How It’s Done” video above to see his tricks, and be sure to shop his go-to products for creating the look, below.


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Buy It! Virtue Uplifted Volumizing Whip, $36; virtuelabs.com

Metal Clips

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Buy It! Conair Metal Salon Clips 12 Pack, $3.99; target.com


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Buy It! YS Park Diffuser, $28.70; amazon.com

Styling Cream


Buy It! Virtue The Polish Un-Frizz Cream, $40; virtuelabs.com

What’s your go-to summer hairstyle? Sound off in the comments below!