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Summer Hairstyle: Soft Waves

  • Monika Roe

    Prep Hair

    Wash with a curl-enhancing shampoo. Condition, then detangle using a wide-tooth comb. Towel-dry. Apply a quarter-size dollop of volumizing mousse at roots, working down to ends. Comb through to distribute evenly.

  • Monika Roe

    Style Hair

    Divide hair into two equal sections, straight down the back of your head. Braid each loosely, starting behind ears; secure with elastic. For thick and coarse textures, make one tight ponytail on top of head and braid loosely. Wrap into a bun and tuck in ends.

  • Monika Roe

    Shake Hair

    Let dry for about an hour, then undo braid(s). Pull apart with hands to loosen but only briefly—too much touching creates frizz. As strands dry naturally (no blow-dryer!), they will expand into fuller curls. To finish, flip head over and gently tousle hair with fingers before misting sparingly with shine spray.