Styling your red hair without heat is a great way to reduce damage. Heatless styles can also be a timesaver since many of them can be done overnight. Here are a few tips and tricks for getting the perfect heatless curls.
There are a number of methods that can be used to achieve heatless curls. Finding a heatless hairstyle that works for your hair will take some trial and error, so make sure you don’t try a heatless style for the first time before a big event. The heatless curls method that works best will depend on your hair type, length, and texture.
Here are some easy tips for heatless curls:
1. Prep Your Hair
Most heatless curl styles are best when done on damp but not wet hair. Some can also be done on dry hair if the hair sits for longer. If you don’t want to wash your hair, try applying water via a spray bottle. Additionally, you can add some light redhead-approve mousse to the hair to help it hold the style while drying.
2. How to get the curl
For the best heatless curls, use product, wrap your hair at night and by the morning, you will have a great wave to your hair.
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3. Lock in the Style
You might notice your heatless curls fall out more easily than curls done with a curling iron. To prevent this from happening, make them tighter and apply hairspray to your final look to lock it in place.
4. Touch Up Your Curls
Heatless curl methods aren’t foolproof. This means that you might find a piece or two you missed or that fell out during the process. It’s okay to touch up your heatless curls with a hot tool if they need a little help. Less heat is always better and by doing touch-ups you will be using way less heat than on overall heat style.
Rock it like a Redhead!