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How To Tease Your Hair: The Backcombing Basics

You know how some girls just seem to have that big-hair thing down pat? And how they get insane amounts of volume into their hair without seeming over-the-top? Well, get ready — because you're about to become one of them. Teasing your hair is the easiest way to create height within it, and if prior attempts have created a mess of tangles, good news: It doesn't have to be that way. Here, learn how to tease your hair the right way. After all, it just takes a little effort to create a, ahem, big impact.

Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh.