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Just A Friendly PSA That You Don't HAVE To Lay Your Edges Down If You Don't Wanna

Unlaid and unbothered.

1. Sleek and swirly baby hairs are a legit art form, but here's the thing...

2. ...Laid edges are an OPTION, not a necessity.

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3. No shade to the ICONIC toothbrush + edge control combo, cuz they've held us down since forever...

4. ... But edges can ALSO be lush and textured, like this heavenly puff...

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5. ...Or free and effortless, like this wrapped ~lewk~.

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6. Sometimes, those short, delicate strands just wanna do their own thing.

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7. Maybe they wanna stand up and stand OUT like your bomb-ass 'do.

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8. Or maybe they wanna frame your gorgeous face like some coily, vibrant sunrays.

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9. And that's A-OK!

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10. BTW, having unlaid edges doesn't mean your hair's dry.

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11. Nor does it mean your hair's not "done."

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12. See?

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13. I mean, this stunning updo looks pretty done to me.

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14. So does this fun half-up, half-down style.

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15. Long story, short: unlaid edges are just as acceptable as laid ones.

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16. Whether you're serving an "I woke up like this" look...

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17. ...Or going for a chic, pulled back moment...

18. ...Rock those baby hairs however you see fit.

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19. And if someone's got something to say, you know what to do.

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TOOTHBRUSH OR NO TOOTHBRUSH, DO YOU, BOO BOO!!!

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