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5 Steps for the perfect blow-dry

5 Steps for the perfect blow-dryWant to learn how to get the perfect blow-dry and protect your locks while doing so? Read on to find out how!

1 Don’t get too close

Give your hair some space.. The more space you give, the safer your strands will be from damage.

2 Never start with soaking-wet hair

Squeeze out your hair with a towel (preferably a microfibre one) before you begin blow-drying. If your hair begins to steam or sizzle, you’re hurting your locks!

3 Don’t use extreme heat

Unless you have extremely thick or coarse hair, keep your flat iron below 180°C and your blow-dryer on medium heat to avoid damaging your hair.

4 Keep your hands moving

Don’t stay in one spot for more than a second and move quickly from root to tip. With your flatiron avoid lingering in sections and work with pieces no wider than the plates.

5 Avoid too much friction

Friction is not your friend when flat-ironing! To avoid this apply a heat protector with silicone that will lock in moisture, as well as mist shine-boosting formula from roots to tips before applying heat!

Winter’s here and so are our hair troubles! Check out these great tips on how to beat your winter hair woes!

Glamour International