Hair Care: How To Straighten Hair Like a Pro
Follow these hair care tips to achieve perfectly smooth, straight, shiny hair every time you flat iron your hair
Tip 5: Prep thick/course hairStart by washing with a smoothing shampoo and conditioner like Redken Smooth Down Shampoo and conditioner, $14.50 each. Once out of the shower, apply a smoothing serum with heat protection technology like Kiehl's Heat-Protective Silk-Straightening Cream, $17. Blow dry hair thoroughly with a natural bristle brush and apply tension as you dry hair in order to make it as straight as possible, says Moticka.
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