Thick, luxurious, shiny hair isn’t just for those with over-generous budgets. We help you to make your hair look rich!
Women with those very generous budget typically have something in common except bank account and walk-in closets: gorgeous, lush, shiny hair. Oh and we want them too! The closet and the hair! “Rich-lady hair used to be synonymous with helmet head,” says hairstylist Serge Normant. “But those days are gone.” Now, the most expensive-looking hair is more Kate Middleton than Queen Elizabeth. Shiny, full, soft, and thick… and it’s like that every day.
But don’t worry with these expert tips for rich-looking strands,you’ll have good hair days every day without making a hole in your budget.
1. Building volume starts in the shower. Shampoos and conditioners that offer styling benefits can sometimes weigh down hair,so try a basic formula like ALTERNA Bamboo Abundant Volume Shampoo that retains color, moisturizes, and works for any hair type.
2. Go crazy with volumizer. When hair is damp, mist it from roots to ends.Grab a round boar-bristle brush and douse it with the stuff. Choose a thin brush for fine hair and a medium-size one for thicker hair.Each time you pick up a new section of hair spritz a bit more at the roots. We love OSCAR BLANDI Pronto Texture & Volume Spray that gives that same sexy, undone style that’s one of Oscar’s own favorite looks for his celebrity clients.
3. Be methodical about your blowout. working with small section of hair that are no wider than your brush because grabbing too much is one of the most common mistakes. Keep brushing and drying every section of hair until is completely dry, spinning the handle of your brush too smooth the hair. Try DRYBAR Full Pint Medium Round Brush that expertly pairs with a blow dryer to set curls, create volume, and add noticeable luster.
4. Finish with shine spray on the length of the hair. But keep it away from your roots! If your hair is fine flip your head upside down and mist dry-shampoo all over to add bulk without turning the top layers matte and dull,says Normant. Works amazingly SACHAJUAN Straight And Shine Spray a lightweight styling and finishing spray that builds texture with intense shine.
Here’s a little dirty secret : the girls in the commercials , beauty editorial or on the runway have extension! If you decide to resort to this trick be sure to buy good quality extensions that match your hair color and texture.