If you’ve ever tried recreating a salon-quality blowout from the comfort of your own home you will understand the struggle; the pulling on your locks, tangling of wires and even dead arms all become a strenuous challenge to say the least. Perfecting a bouncy blow dry on your own can be tricky, so often we find ourselves forking out a small fortune for a professional stylist.
However, if you do find yourself wanting to learn how to blow dry your hair at home, or simply want to know how to make the blow-dry process easier, we have the perfect step-by-step guide to simplify your routine and achieve a professional blowout, at home.
A blow-dry is a way of styling the hair at the same time as drying it. A bouncy blow dry is achieved using a hand-held hairdryer and a brush to style the hair upwards for volume, universally known as the go-to look for buoyant waves and sleek shine. To recreate a blow-dry at home follow our step by step guide with all our tips and tricks below.
A blow out is a great hairstyle to inject vibrancy and lift into thin or fine hair. If your hair is on the thinner side, have a look at our other hairstyles for fine hair.
When it comes to blow drying super straight hair, there is a risk of your look falling flat due to there being less grip to hold the style. Follow these steps to ensure ultimate volume and avoid limp locks.
For more tips and products to add volume to fine hair, have a look at our definitive guides.
While it might take a bit of practice to achieve a professional-standard blowout, hopefully our breaking down of the steps has given you the confidence to recreate at home,
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