hair·​styl·​ing | \ ˈher-ˌstī-liŋ How to pronounce hairstyling (audio) \

Definition of hairstyling

: the work of a hairstylist

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the latest trends in hairstyling

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The show also won best reality host for a competition program, as well as best directing for a reality program, best costumes, and best hairstyling at last week's Creative Arts Emmys. Julie Kosin, Harper's BAZAAR, "10 Important Moments You May Have Missed from the 2018 Emmys," 18 Sep. 2018 The Academy announced that four categories—cinematography, film editing, live-action short and makeup and hairstyling—would be presented during commercial breaks, a wildly insulting move that sparked fury across Hollywood. Emma Dibdin, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kevin Hart, the "Popular" Film & Cancelled Categories: A Complete Timeline of the 2019 Oscar Drama," 21 Feb. 2019 The infectious charm of the agile, Bikram-loving Northwood in his Off-White hoodies is as famed in London as his hairstyling and his informative salon podcasts. Vogue, "Meghan Markle's Hairstylist Touches Down in New York City, For One Week Only," 22 Jan. 2019 As pointed out by The Cut, the hairstyling appliances were directly inspired by Kristin's storied career as a stylist. Lauren Rearick, Teen Vogue, "Celebrity Hairstylist Kristin Ess Unveiled Her Target Line of Hair Styling Appliances," 7 Nov. 2018 In addition to a nomination in the coveted best comedy series category, GLOW earned nods for hairstyling, makeup and stunt coordination, as well as giving first-time nominee Gilpin her nod. Jackie Strause, The Hollywood Reporter, "'GLOW' Team on Emmy Noms: Female-Led Shows Are "Not a Trend"," 12 July 2018 Unlike the pair behind Pulp Riot, neither Morgan nor Kristen Leanne has a professional background in hairstyling. Devon Abelman, Allure, "How Instagram Sparked the Indie Hair-Color Brand Revolution," 27 June 2018 The Internet was not thrilled with Markle's hairstyling for the ceremony this morning. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Totally Changed Her Hair After The Royal Wedding And It's So Pretty," 19 May 2018 By maintaining her first love of hairstyling, Ward keeps a piece of Maryland with her across the country. Wesley Case,, "From hairstylist to emerging voice in rock, Lauren Ruth Ward returns home with Ottobar show," 25 Apr. 2018

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1936, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hairstyling was in 1936

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English Language Learners Definition of hairstyling

: the act or job of cutting and arranging people's hair

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