These 3 At-Home Techniques Are The Easiest Way To Frizz-Free WavesI try three different methods in obtaining effortless, frizz-free waves. Which one reigns superior?
Cherie is an online community of beauty lovers sharing their stories; whether that's their favorite products, makeup tutorials, or skincare routines. Download the app today to be a part of #BeautyWithoutBarriers and show the world what beauty means to you!I have naturally wavy hair, but years of overwashing, lots of heat, and styling it with copious amounts of gel have led my natural waves to be the definition of frizzy. While I'm working on improving my natural waves (stay tuned for that journey!) I wanted easy fixes to frizz-free waves; namely, I want to spend minimal time and damage on my hair, but I want it to look GORGEOUS. No compromises! So I put three techniques to the test...1) Sock Curls, As Seen On Tik Tok If you've seen these sock curls on Tik Tok and have yet to try it, consider this your sign to give it a shot! This is so incredibly easy to acheive; you essentially wrap two strands of hair around a long pair of socks. Prep your slightly damp hair with your favorite leave in conditioner, wrap them around the socks, and once they are dry enough, release them. It took my hair about 5 hours to dry fully, so I strongly I suggest this technique to be done overnight. It also yields a super casual look, more suited for daytime. Pros: - So easy to do - No heat curls Cons: - Not a lot of volume - If you have long hair like me, you'll have waves rather than curls - Socks droop and misplace throughout the day HOW TO:2) Two-Strand Milkmaid BraidThis simplified take on a French braid gives you soft, bouncy waves with no heat! Now, even if you don't know how to French braid, this two-strand version of it is SO easy—the only thing is, the braid doesn't stay so you'll have to secure it in the little bun, as you can see above. Pros: - EASY EASY EASY EASY - No heat - Comfortable to sleep in Cons: - Not a lot of volume (but way better than the socks) - Hard to secure braidHOW TO:3) A Hot Waver Now, I wanted to impart the most minimal damage to my hair when trying these wave techniques, so trying out an actual heated tool left me a bit skeptical. Luckily, Insert Name Here's new hair waver is coated in a tourmaline ceramic glaze which means it keeps damage to a minimum and is gentle on your hair. Using a waver is great for instant styling, and also yields much more cohesive look. You can easily rock these waves day or night. Pros: - Instant waves; no need to wait hours or overnight - Super easy to do Cons: - Arm gets TIRED - Heat damage, though minimal - Smell of "hot" hair (personally not a fan)HOW TO:
Aug. 7, 2020
INSERT NAME HereThe WaverAnd the superior method is.....Two strand milkmaid braid! To be honest, a lot of my results were pretty much the same! I just like how easy the milkmaid braid is; it took the least time and gave me my favorite results. It's definitely something I can do every time I wash my hair to wake up with tamed tresses.
A sample product was gifted from Insert Name Here Hair. Financial compensation was not received for this post. The opinions expressed here are those of the author.
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