WET, WET, WET
Gray regularly pulls off this look for Met Galas and Cannes red carpets. His celebrity clients love it for its simple, minimalistic vibe, which plays well against their opulent outfits. So where does the contrast of textures come in? “Comb grooves into the hair and maintain a little volume through the top areas,” he advises, warning that “not distributing the product evenly will result in dry patches and an uneven texture”. Get the look by mixing strong styling gel with a small amount of hair oil and use a wide-tooth comb (fine-tooth combs tend to flatten and smooth the volume) to create the grooves. Finally, dry the grooves into place using a sock diffuser.