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Naomi Watts Channeled The Roaring ‘20s With This Sleek Flapper Bob

Naomi Watt's Flapper Bob Golden Globes

On January 5, celebrities flocked to Los Angeles to kick off the 2020 award show season with the 77th annual Golden Globes Awards. Seeing as it was the first award show of the decade, your favorite movie stars, singers, and influencers came dressed to impress—with equally stunning hairstyles to match. She may not have been up for any awards, but Australian actress presenter Naomi Watts slayed one of our favorite looks of the night, pairing a black and silver halter dress with a sleek flapper bob right out of the 1920s!

If you can’t wait to channel your inner flapper for the new decade, you’re in luck! We got the scoop on how to recreate this stunning style straight from Watts’ stylist Renato Campora, a Biolage brand ambassador and celebrity stylist. Whether you’re looking for a classic style for your next big event or are hoping to party like it’s 1920, keep reading for everything you need to create this red carpet-worthy look.


Good hair day by @renatocampora.

How To Recreate Naomi Watts’ Flapper Bob

To achieve this look, you’ll want to begin with freshly washed and conditioned hair. If you’re in the market for a new shampoo and conditioner system, we love Biolage Smoothproof Shampoo and Conditioner. Inspired by nature’s water-resistant camellia, the Biolage Smoothproof system for frizzy hair provides humidity control and anti-frizz smoothness even in 97 percent humidity—making it the perfect system to prep your strands before hitting the red carpet or making your grand entrance.

After washing and conditioning your mane, prep your strands with Biolage Styling All-In-One Coconut Infusion Multi-Benefit Spray and Biolage Styling Whipped Volume Mousse. Campora says this combination is essential for providing smooth and shiny results after blow drying.


Good hair day by @renatocampora.

Then, gently blow dry your hair until your mane is completely dry and give yourself a deep side part on the left or right side of your head. Use a 1-inch curling iron to create soft waves all over your head and gently comb through the waves to create your desired look. Once you’ve perfected your waves, tuck the section of hair on the smaller side of the part behind your ear and lock your look in place with Biolage Styling Complete Control Fast-Drying Hairspray to add natural-looking body and volume.

Interested in a sleek flapper bob for your next special occasion? Use our salon locator to book an appointment at a salon near you.