Everyone loves a nice, sleek blowout-but you want to make sure you get your money's worth. Use these simple tips to maintain your newly blown-out hair through day two and beyond. From hair and makeup artist Eva Scrivo, author of Eva Scrivo on Beauty: The Tools, Techniques, and Insider Knowledge Every Woman Needs to Be Her Most Beautiful, Confident Self.
There are two steadfast rules for extending the life of a blowout: (1) use small amounts of product on your hair and (2) stay away from water in all forms, including steam and humidity. I am not saying that you should forgo bathing or skip the products altogether. If you eliminate the crucial step of protecting your hair from direct heat, it will be adversely affected over time. Mist a foundation spray and apply a minimal amount of styling product (a few drops of smoothing serum can be best for smoothness and heat protection).
Moisture is the mortal enemy of a blowout. The faintest hint of dampness (from humidity, steam,Read More »from How to Make Your Blowout Last