CREATE COOL-GIRL WAVES WITH YOUR CURLING WAND First, grab a small 1-inch section of hair. Then, starting at the mid-shaft of your hair, twist and wrap it over the barrel while holding the iron horizontally. Hold the hair in place for a few seconds, and then release for a loose wave. If you want tighter, more spirally curls, hold the wand vertically while you wrap the hair around it.
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Beachy waves are our most-wanted summer style, even when we're nowhere near the surf. We enlisted Birchbox staffer Megan to show us how to get this chic tousled style for shorter hair using a clipless curling iron and two great Birchbox hair products. Watch the video to see how she adds volume and texture simply by changing the way she holds the curling iron—and this technique works on short, medium, and long hair!
wavy hair with the curling wand. always point wand down and pull on the hair while still warm if too curly...finish off by running flat iron over the curls after for a more natural, beachy wave. will last up to 5 days without washing. recommended products are wool shake by redken, big sexy hair voumizing dry shampoo and control paste by aveda