One of my (admittedly shallow) goals in life: to perfect that tousled, Victoria's Secret Angel hair that's sexy enough for date night and casual enough for a beach day. The only problem: I was born with mercilessly pin-straight hair.
So what's a girl to do? Scour the Internet for the best tips for tousled hair, of course. I then locked myself in the bathroom with a curling iron, bobby pins, and hairspray. I wasn't leaving until I got something that looked somewhat close to Giselle's hair, damnit.
After an hour spent carefully curling, teasing, wrapping, and pinning my hair in all sorts of medieval ways, I finally had it: perfectly tousled wavy hair.
I wasn't about to let anything mess up that masterpiece, so I doused my head in a cloud of hairspray.
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Then I walked out of my bathroom, into my bedroom, looked into my mirror, and watched my perfect curls deflate right before my eyes.
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