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Mar 22, 2015

29 Cheat Sheets That Will Make Every Day A Good Hair Day

Head to the top of the class.


1. Different hair bushes have specific purposes — learn them.

2. They should be cleaned regularly to get rid of hair and product buildup.

3. The same thing goes for hot tools.

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4. Clean those regularly too.

Remember, rubbing alcohol = flammable. Do NOT put rubbing alcohol on a hot curling iron!

5. A little goes a long way when it comes to product.

As told through food size because duh.

6. Apply hair products in the right order to maximize their effectiveness.

7. Use dry shampoo without the dreaded white residue.

The zhuzhing is necessary.

8. Try co-washing (no shampoo!) natural hair.

9. Learn what vegan, natural, and cruelty-free actually mean when it comes to hair care.

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🌈The more you know.🌈


10. Identify your curl type to help you choose products and styling methods.

11. And if you're looking to grow your locks, check out this chart.

12. Find a haircut that suits your face shape. / Via

Or just find one you like.

13. And decide whether to bang or not to bang.


14. Looking to chalk your hair? Follow these easy steps.

Pro tip: Hit your hair with a curling iron or straightener to seal in the hair chalk for lasting color.

15. Or for a more temporary color, follow these steps.

16. Cross reference your original color with the color of dye to see where your hair will end up.

17. Follow these four easy steps to prevent fading.

18. Lighten your hair naturally with a DIY spray.

You can also add salt water for added texture and a lightening boost.


19. Learn how to tease your hair like a pro.

20. Try this one easy trick for thicker hair.

You can also try eyeshadow to cover roots as they grow in.

21. Get the kind of curls you want by using your curling iron or wand the right way.

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Maybe you don't want Shirley Temple curls every day.

22. And correspond the size of the barrel with the type of wave or curl.

23. Show off your ear jewelry with specific 'dos.

Thanks, Kate Bosworth.

24. Learn the difference between these nine easy braids.

25. And master these five basic braiding techniques for all sorts of styles.

Yes you can learn how to fishtail braid.

26. Get your bun vocab down pat. / Via

Get an A+ in lazy girl technique.

27. And master the sock bun for good hair on even the worst mornings.

28. Create an updo that will last the wHoLe NiGhT by using DIY stay-put bobby pins.

For extra sticking power, put the pins in bumpy side down.

29. And finally learn the answer to this timeless question.

This one you can buy and hang on your wall.

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