Flat irons have come a long way since the days of real irons and metal plates. Thanks to new technology and some savvy know-how, you can now create a bevy of beautiful ‘dos in a snap, without frying your strands or looking like you went over them with a steamroller.
We asked stylist Paul Cucinello of the Chris Chase Salon in NYC to give us a primer on how to use a flat iron to score smooth (but not stick-straight!) locks. Check out his tips and dig that straightener out from under your sink. You’re going to want to snag this sweet style, stat.
Video still by Eric Chakeen