Make your hair stand up by choosing a styling product that causes this effect. Wash and condition the hair as normal, towel your hair dry, blow-dry your hair and then add the product.Know More
Determine how stiff you want your hair to be, and purchase the appropriate product. Choose from products that offer a light, medium or strong hold. Fine hair does best with a styling spray or mousse. Medium-textured hair does best with a light gel or lotion, and coarse hair does well with a strong, thick gel.
Using the shampoo and conditioner of your choice, wash and condition your hair, and then towel-dry to remove excess moisture.
Hold your hair straight up, and hold the blow dryer close to the roots as you dry the hair. Work the dryer from the roots to the ends of your hair. If your hair is long, try bending forward and hanging your head upside down during this process.
Place a small amount of the styling product on your palms, and rub them together. Then, move your hands through roots of your hair. The more product you get on the roots, the more your hair will stand up.
Work the product from the roots to the ends of your hair. Repeat until you achieve the desired look.
To reduce the appearance of greasiness in your hair, use dry shampoo products in between washings and wash your hair less frequently. Frequent washing causes scalp glands to overproduce oil, which causes hair to become even more greasy.Full Answer >
Make straight hair wavy by spraying dry hair with spray gel, twisting sections of hair until they are tightly coiled and pinning them close to the scalp. Spray the clipped hair with hairspray, and wait 15 minutes. Release the clips, and comb the waves into place with your fingers.Full Answer >
To make African-American hair curly, wash and condition it, wrap sections around straws, pin them up, dry the hair, remove the straws, and apply hair oil. The supplies you need are shampoo, conditioner, a towel, a comb, setting lotion, straws, end papers, hair pins, a hooded dryer and hair oil.Full Answer >
To make hair look thicker, start with the right haircut, use volumizing shampoo and light conditioner, apply volumizing products, and blow dry the hair. Set the front with rollers, spray volumizer on the roots, tease the hair, and finish the hairstyle.Full Answer >