As stated by our beauty stylists, there are many ways & tricks of making curls by using girls’ only jack-of-all weapon, Hair Straightener!
If you’ve tried many handmade tricks & failed, and still hoping for good curls, don’t give up! We’re with you!
We have made a 100% victorious blueprint of getting curls of your choice.
Irrespective of curl type from touseled beach curls to bouncy curls and polished waves, We’ve got you covered!
Let’s dig into tricks and traits of curling hair & other various essential tips given by stylists!
Steps to curl hair using a hair straightener
Let’s cut the clutter & jump to the basic nitty-gritty of curling your hair using a hair straightener:
Step 1. Take a tiny portion of hair, hold your straightener at the highest of that hair portion.
Step 2. Draw the straightener down the hair just like you do while straightening your hair.
But once you get to that portion of your hair where you want the curl to start, follow the next step.
Step 3. Turn your straightener 180 degrees in a far-off direction of your face and gently drag your hair straightly downwards throughout the rest of your hair portion. Repeat for every section of hair.
Keep this in mind while following these steps:
Repeat step two to step three smoothly & move your straightener continuously through every strand of your hair.
But this might need a lot of patience & yes a little bit of exercise.
Contact your hairstylist once in while if you are too scared to ruin your masterpiece!
Once you’ve curled your entire hair, massage the roots with your fingertips, which can help to disrupt up the curls and provide you that bit carefree, bit messy look.
If you’re a beginner at curling, To prevent damage & burns, Practice these steps while keeping your straightener in OFF mode.
Start the actual process once you get enough confidence.
How to use hair straightener cream?
Pssst… We have a secret for you!
The hair straightener cream helps you to achieve straight and lustrous hair for on-the-go times when running to the salon is not possible.
Sounds like a riddle, eh?
Nah. It’s not.
It’s quite an easy thing.
Well, just go as per these steps & gain salon-like hair by applying cream in the comfort of home!
Thoroughly clean your hair before you apply the cream.
Take the cream that suits the hair type, health & also skin. (If Needed, contact your stylist).
Set up a hair washing schedule prior to applying the cream.
With a clean & soft towel, extract access water from hair.
Keep the hair moist & hair health ready enough before applying the cream.
To free the hair from all the twists and knots, brush your hair softly.
Take out a tiny lump of cream and lightly spread it inside your palms.
Often start with small quantities, we can repeat the process by taking more cream if needed.
Then start from the top and disperse the cream to tips.
To ensure that the cream is spread the cream evenly, move fingers through the hair.
Apply the cream & repeat again if necessary.
Take a fine shampoo comb & brush your hair.
This distributes cream into the hair with more accuracy.
Separate hair into a few tiny strips now and strap it with pins.
You can separate the hair from the middle. Then split each section into few more strip parts, and go on like that.
Now begin with the lowest part of this section.
Under hair’s bottom, place a round comb and begin blow-drying.
Roll the brush into the hair tips when you blow-dry.
It will help the cream to get absorbed finely inside hair when heat falls on it. because the cream is heat sensitive.
This will remove all frizz and waves making it convenient to get the desired shape & bounce.
Continue blow-drying and brushing to dry hair completely.
Utilize the least temperature setting that works for your hair.
Nope, turn it down!
Most people think that to get instant straight & frizz-free hair it is okay to set the straightener on high heat settings.
Actually, no. It is a bad idea!
Regardless of your hair type, the most preferable settings suggested by experts are up to medium heat levels of your straightener.
When you try out a straightener, try out each temperature & figure out which lowest level works well for your hair.
Do it properly, by holding your hair tightly!
Because right angle, correct tension & precision matter, always!
Rather than running your straightener over loose hair, always prefer to do it properly.
Take one hair strand and hold it tightly between the jaws of the straightener.
This tension will enhance the efficiency of straightening, which means you won’t need to repeat one segment again & again, this will lessen the occasion of your hair being exposed to intense heat, resulting in less damage.
Apply Hair mask regularly. It works like magic on damage!
Because Mask is essential, everywhere!
To decrease the effect of straightening, utilize a Nutri-rich hair mask full of essential ingredients.
This will blow life to your hair by nourishing them.
Regular usage before straightening will create a protecting coating on your hair which will help to regain its shine and gloss to last longer.