Hairstylist cutting the ends of their client’s curly hair.
Difficulty LevelMedium

Tools for Tutorial

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tail comb

Loose Comb

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Shower Cap

Products used in Tutorial

Pop quiz: what do Rihanna and Meryl Streep have in common? They’ve both gone full mullet curls at some point in their lives. And if you, like them, have partied enough with this rule-breaking ‘do, you’re probably at a point where you can’t wait to try something new. Fret not, because growing out a mullet hairstyle is easier than you may think if you’re willing to put in extra effort. Here, we’ll show you how to make your cut look bomb throughout the transition period.

Growing out your mullet curls doesn’t have to be an agonizing waiting game. With this guide, you can skip the awkward in-between stages. Who knows, you might find yourself loving your hair even more than before.