by Elizabeth Siegel
Getting your natural curls to look shiny and polished can take more time and energy than straightening them...unless you've got these quick tricks for perfecting spirals up your sleeve. Thank you, top hairstylists!
For soft, polished curls: The fastest way to make your curls look more defined? "Wrap them around a large curling iron," says hairstylist Nathaniel Hawkins. "It defrizzes, adds shine, and loosens your curls into softer waves."
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For bouncy, frizz-free curls: "Mix equal parts conditioner and warm water in a spray bottle," says hairstylist Tippi Shorter. "Whenever your curls start looking fuzzy or limp, mist until they're damp and then air-dry. It really revives them." If your hair is coarse, add a few drops of an anti-frizz serum, like Garnier Fructis Sleek & Shine Anti-Frizz Serum.
For an easy updo: "I love curls in a topknot, because you get a bun with beautiful texture and volume," says Shorter, Read More »from Four Speedy Ways to Make Curly Hair Look Even Better