Get the Look: J.Lo's Fishtail Chignon and Sleek Straight Hairdos!

Get the Look: J.LO's Fishtail Chignon and Sleek Straight Looks!

We’ve already read Jennifer Lopez’s new book True Love, but now we're getting an inside look at what went into creating the gorgeous hairstyles she was spotted with during her visit to NYC to promote the memoir.

Rita Hazan stylist, Juan Carlos, was behind the magic, giving Lopez a modern fishtail chignon for her appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman and a sleek straight look for her book signing. You can steal J.Lo’s style by following these simple steps:

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The Late Show Look:

“For the show, Jennifer wore a halter ensemble. The soft, modern updo was a nice complement,” Juan Carlos explained.

Step 1: Secure hair back in ponytail leaving a few loose strands around the face for softness and effortlessness.

Step 2: Create a fishtail braid.

Step 3: Pin fishtail braid into a chignon.

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The Book Signing Look:

“I went with a very sleek, straight look with a lot of movement. I wanted her hair to move freely with the wind,” said Juan Carlos of the style.

Step 1: Flat-iron the hair with a volumizing spray for lift and hold that still allows mobility.