How-To: Killer Curls

Written by Ammon CarverJun 21, 2018

Read time 5 min

Create volume and maintain curl definition with this killer curl technique by Ammon Carver.
About Expert

Ammon Carver has come along way from his days training show horses in Utah. Since making his professional career debut, Ammon has become a prominent industry force and unparalleled beauty expert. After moving to Manhattan, Ammon quickly built a loyal clientele, including celebrities Leighton Meester, Maggie Grace, Katie Lee Joel, Bruce and Patty Springsteen, Molly Simms, Parker Posey and Kate Beckinsale. In addition to his impressive work behind the chair, his repertoire also includes styling for advertising and fashion campaigns, film, television, and runway shows.

Backstage at New York Fashion Week, he has worked behind the scenes with luxury brands Van Cleef & Arpels, Ralph Lauren Polo, Nautica, Luca Luca, HARBISON, Vlassis, and more. His editorial designs have appeared in Vogue, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Seventeen, Cosmopolitan, Vanity Fair, Lucky, American Salon, The Cityist, The Colorist, People en Español, and Dazed & Confused. Ammon’s creations have also been seen at the MTV Movie Awards, the Sundance Film Festival, and the Independent Spirit Awards. In 2016, he won 2prestigious North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA). He won both the 2016 NAHA Master Stylist of the Year and the 2016 NAHA Salon Team of the Year for his studio the Ammon Carver a L’ANZA Healing Center. Launched in 2014, the Ammon Carvera L’ANZA Healing Center Studio is Ammon’s new home behind the chair. Located in the heart of Manhattan, this creative space will cater to all things beauty, including hair salon services, a photo shoot space and a venue for beauty-related events. As a Global Creative Director for L’ANZA Healing Haircare, Ammon brings his passion for education and mentoring to the L’ANZA Team. With a warm relatable presence that commands attention, Ammon travels the globe spreading the B.I.G. L’ANZA message: Believe. Inspire.Grow.