The slicked back look is a good choice for formal occasions or to finish off a smart-casual look with a hint of class. However, it can be difficult to get your hair to stay back without looking greasy and stuck to your scalp.
To avoid the dreaded dishevelled look, all it takes are the right products and a little bit of insight into the correct method of styling. Our video below will make sure you can grasp the slicked back look in no time.
How To Style: Slicked Back Look
Following the simple steps shown in the video will leave you with the perfect slicked back look. If you want to know more about our top product picks to help you get it right, continue reading this blog.
Step 1: Apply Your Product
The best choice to keep your slicked back style looking slick is to use a small amount of pomade. To make the pomade easier to apply, rub your hands together to warm the product. Focus on applying it to the front of your hair and push your hair backwards with your hands. Moving the remainder of the product towards the back will prevent flyaways and ensure that all of the exposed hair is coated.