Sam Villa Shares His Hairpin Trick

We bet you have a technique for hiding an elastic on a pony or in a braid, but this technique is very cool and super quick. It uses only two hairpins to thread the hair!


  • 1 hair-friendly elastic band
  • 2 hairpins

About: Sam Villa is founding partner of the Sam Villa brand (Allvus, LLC), designed to bring “More Sam to More People.”  The educational world of this Favorite Platform Artist and Educator (2012, 2011 and 2007), Favorite Overall Educator of the Year (2015) and Education Artistic Director for Redken 5th Avenue, can be experienced on


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