The Lazy Girl's Guide To Perfectly Air-Dried Hair

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By Justine Marjan

While we love to style our hair for hours on end, sometimes simple is better. Which is why we NEED to know how to perfect the art of air-dried strands for our low-maintenance days. Fortunately, editorial stylist Wesley O’Meara is here to break down the best way to create beautiful model off-duty manes (much like his client Lauren Santo Domingo's).

To perfect the look, follow his tips:
1. Start with a great shampoo and conditioner. KMS has a great “tame frizz” set that is a nice price point and really does the trick.

2. Once out of the shower, add John Frieda’s Original Six Effects Serum to the entire lengths of the hair while it's still really wet. This product is KEY for awesome air-dried hair! Be sure to use more product for thick hair and less for fine.

3. Then, simply towel-dry your hair and twist it up in a high bun. Once the hair dries in the bun, it's left with a really nice “model off-duty” bend.

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4. When completely dry, remove the bun and give the hair a shake.

5. Spray AG High and Dry to the roots for instant lift and texture. Massaging the scalp with your fingertips is a great way to help the product achieve its full potential.

6. To finish, spritz Balmain Texturizing Salt Spray through the ends, and you’re good to go!

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