Get It Straight – Blow Dry


In this lesson, you will learn how to straighten your daughter’s curly hair using a blow dryer.

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Begin this process with freshly shampooed and conditioned hair. To learn how to how to properly wash and condition curly hair, go to our Curly Hair Video Lesson: Shampooing and Conditioning.

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Always use a blow drying lotion to prevent frizz, protect the hair from heat, and keep the hair straighter longer.

Tip:Use less lotion for finer hair and more for thicker hair.

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Separate the hair into sections. This will help you maintain control of the hair and make the blow drying process easier.

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Use long slow strokes and glide the blow dryer as you brush down the entire length of the hair to help impart sheen and get a smoother result.

NOTE: If you plan to flat iron after blow drying, make sure the hair and scalp are completely dry!