Bebe Daniels with the most gorgeous finger waves in her hair and typical silent siren makeup. Silent film actresses would often try and flatten their brows and elongate them so their faces seemed more melodramatic as all the acting in silent films relied entirely on expressions due to the obvious lack of speech.
Marcel Waves and Finger Waves Hairstyles of the 1920s
Actress Nancy Carroll (1903 – 1965)
Going along with the bobbed hair cut, women of the 1920s would often style their hair with tight waves, called the "marcel wave".
The perfect big wave, inspired by the 1930s marcel wave, perfected by @kasia_fortuna. Link in profile now lovelies. Photography by @mandjphotos, shoot coordination + styling @laurajeholden, makeup @melkmakeup, pink gown by @maidstomeasure #lmdbeauty
Vintage wave clamp, the only way that makes sense to me to achieve finger waves Via Womenstime.net
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Designer Faces: Jason Wu Spring 2013
Jason Wu Spring 2013 Odile smoothed Kérastase Elixir Ultime Oléo-Complexe into hair for a glossy, wet texture, then made a deep side part. After sectioning off the hair just before the ear, she sculpted the front portion into a finger wave that added a ladylike element to the look.