The best way of getting a beautiful smooth blow dry without using a straightener is to use good products, and good technique. Products include things like a moisturiser that will protect and nourish you hair. A good quality brush and hair dyer will also aid in creating a smoother shinier finish. Techniques include separating your hair into sections that are not too thick nor wider then your brush and using your hair dyer to go through each section slowly, ensuring they are completely dry and smooth. Always finish with cool air to seal and set your shape!
My top 12 tips on how to get a smooth silky finish from only a hairdyer and a brush!
Tip 1: Moisturise before you blow dry! Adding a good quality moistuiser with a thermal protection in it when you hair is wet will help you get a smooth result and protect your hair from damage! I use Goldwell Kerasilk Regenerating Blow Dry Spay and Goldwell Just Smooth 6 Effects Serum
Tip 2: “Dry off” your hair to about 80% dry, this will save you time and arm strength! If you're blow drying your hair for this step, move the top part of your hair from side to side so that you don't have a distinct part yet. This will help create body at the front of your hair.
Tip 3: The Brush you use matters! Look for a wooden brush with boar bristles and a ceramic plate, I use a high lift round brush with boar bristles and a ceramic plate.Boar Bristles help to give you hair the smoothest shiniest result. Wooden brushes help to contain some of the heat to make sure your brush doesn't overheat and damage your hair, and the ionic ceramic plating releases negative ions will also help to prevent hair damage and eliminate frizz.
Tip 4: Start from the front of your Hair :Especially if your hair is long, blow drying can be tiring and when you start from the front, you're putting your most motivated efforts into the most visible part of your hair.
Tip 5: Don't make your sections too wide. Section your hair making sure that your hair dyer can dry all of the hair, not just the top section.The width of yo