I want to make the perfect swirl of hair. I don't want any hair particles or something just models only. See the tiny swirl hairs in front? that I want to make. this picture is from "Spiraling Witch Encyclopedia Marie". enter image description here

Make sure you add a picture/gif explanation to help me better understand and show how you make it so I can comprehend how to make it myself.

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    $\begingroup$ Have you tried extruded curves aka hair tubes? Just beware the result can get fairly high-poly with these curves and there can be a lot of intersections. Videos: Hair with Curves and The Many Ways to Poly-Model Hair $\endgroup$
    – Blunder
    Sep 13, 2022 at 8:36

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You can create a base mesh for the swirls by using Skin modifier along with Subdivision Surface modifier:

  1. Starting with a vertex, extrude it several times to make the swirl shape:

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  1. Then add both modifiers and adjust every vertex size with CTRL+A or by setting Radius X/Y values as shown in this screenshot:

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I hope this helps.


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