Sam's Playlist - Ponytail Roll with Drop Outs

A roll can be worn by just about anyone with attention to balance for the profile. Dressed it up or down; the value is in the short amount of time to create the look.  I included a hot tip in this roll technique for disguising exposed ponytail stems.  Invest about 5 minutes for this simple and timeless ‘do’ – perfect for adding value to the end of your service!  

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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