Here's How to Get Voluminous Bouncy Hair 😍😍😍
Jul. 21, 2020
Are you looking to achieve that just-walked-out-of-the-salon bouncy natural volume style? Somewhere between the huge blowout of the ’80s and the so-slick-it-sticks-to-your-head look of the ’90s, there lies a sleek yet bouncy medium. Many times when we straighten our hair ourselves at home we can achieve a style that is too straight, with no volume and no movement. Luckily, there are a few tricks you can do to give your hair extra volume while straightening it.
Hair straightening creates a smooth, bend-free finish and helps tame flyaways and frizz. Even if you have thin or fine hair you can also enjoy the benefits of straightening without sacrificing volume. Using the correct products before and after straightening helps ensure fuller hair with plenty of body and movement and for best results we recommend starting with already dry hair.
- Start in the shower
Let's get one thing clear: no shampoo or conditioner will give you straight hair. But hair care items labeled "smoothing" may be able to help prepare the strands for the process by providing major moisture. Hair that's dried out and brittle before you even start with the straightener is the culprit behind frazzled hair that won't lie flat. Take a paddle brush to comb the conditioner through, then rinse your hair gently.
- Use the right brush
A boar bristle and nylon mix brush would be the best place to start. Nylon would cause static on its own, which is why plastic brushes are difficult to use. The boar bristle helps to smooth and polish. We also recommend using a round brush so you can tease the hair into a more voluminous shape.
- Pick the right iron
By choosing a flat iron with advanced technology will ensure you achieve that bouncy voluminous look. If your flat iron is a dinosaur, you could be following all of these tips and still ending up with less-than-flawless hair. When it comes to straightening, the proof is in the product. Choose a modern iron with an automatic shut off feature, one that heats up quickly and make sure you don’t have the heat too high!
What you will need:
- Duckbill clips
- A flat iron
- A hair brush
- A light-hold hair spray
5 simple steps
From prep work to the finishing touches, these 5 simple steps will give you the best way to straighten hair without causing unnecessary damage.
Your hair finally has the volume that you want, and straightening it was easy! Use these simple 5 steps every time you want to add volume and enjoy!
Extra tip - If you want your straightened hair to last an extra day, use a volumizing mist to freshen hair and help maintain the body. Straightened hair can very quickly fall flat and limp if you don’t use the correct hair care products before and after straightening. Products can help to maintain the style whilst allowing your hair to have volume, body, and movement.
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