How to Get Wavy Hair Overnight

Wavy hair is so easy, you can do it in your sleep. Seriously.

Wavy hair that looks effortless is hard to pull off, but with this approach, you can get wavy hair overnight that looks like you put way more work into it than you did. The best part? Besides the minimal effort damaging heat isn’t required for this look. If you’re dealing with damaged skin and hair, check out summer skin and hair repair.

Begin in the shower the night before. Use a curl-inducing shampoo and conditioner for the best effects. Towel dry damp hair and spray a mousse made to encourage curls on your damp hair. Braid your hair into two sections on either side of your head. Now go to sleep!

When you wake up, take your braids out – your hair should be dry. Run your fingers through it (no brushing!) to style it. Wavy hair overnight should look natural and effortless — and with this technique, it actually is!

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