How to Roller Set Hair

by Ms. Sheila


  • Setting agent such as lotion or mousse
  • Rollerrs
  • Tail comb
  • Hooded hair dryer
  • Water bottle
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Start with clean, shampooed hair...

    Step 2

    Apply setting lotion or mousse. Comb thru to distribute the setting agent...

    Step 3

    Determine the width of sections by the width of the rollers...

    Step 4

    Determine the depth of sections by the circumference of rollers...

    Step 5

    Comb each section of hair from the scalp and wind onto rollers with tension. Make sure the hair is smooth and not bunched...

    Step 6

    Try to place rollers as close as possible to help eliminate splits in the finished look...

    Step 7

    Place client under the dryer for up-to an hour depending on texture of the hair...

    Step 8

    Once dry, gently remove rollers...

    Step 9

    Loosen curls with fingers, as some clients will LOVE this look. This look will create lovely up-do's too!

    Step 10

    Comb-out finished look. Spray with holding or finishing spray (optional).