Straighten Your Hair Like A Pro

Just follow these tips, and you'll get gorgeous results every time you pick up a flat iron

Rene Furterer Volumea Volumizing Shampoo

Prep hair properly

Once you’ve found the best iron for your hair, the next crucial step is to prepare your hair for the heat. Here’s how:

Prepping fine hair:

1. Wash hair with a lightweight volumizing shampoo and conditioner like Rene Furterer Volumea Volumizing Shampoo, $23.

2. Apply volumizing mousse with built-in heat protection to damp hair, like Nexxus Thermal Volume Volumizing Heat Protection Mousse, $11.99.

3. Blow dry hair with a round brush, lifting at the roots to add volume.

4. Finish by smoothing hair from the mid-shaft to your ends using a natural bristle brush, Moticka says.

Next: prepping thick hair