Hair Style Techniques: Professional Styling Tips For Success!

This section is full of professional hair style tips.

These simple techniques will help you create a hot new look or improve on what you already have!

See our list of articles below to get essential tips for smoothing and straightening hair.

Learn how to backcomb properly to build volume and body in fine hair or support updo hair styles.

Or, get details on how to define curls and reduce frizz for beautiful curly styles.

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Hair Style Articles

Whatever the style, there is a trick, a technique, a skill-set. That's the main focus in these articles, the precise skills you'll need for success.

Pay close attention to the tips on angles and experiment with different hand positions. These simple factors are your foundation for success with any styling venture.

Given some patience and genuine effort on your part, this advice will forever change the results you get from your hair.

Hair Straightening

  • Straightening
    Create a sleek, shiny hair style or chunky texture on short hair using a flat iron.

  • Hair straightening
    Learn specific techniques and get advice on the right hair products and straightening tools to use.

  • Chemical hair straightening
    Is chemical hair straightening for you? Learn about the pros and cons of chemical hair straightening and what you can expect.

  • Japanese hair straightening
    It goes by several different names - Thermal Reconditioning, Straight Perm, and Japanese Straight Perm. So, what exactly can you expect from a thermal reconditioning process?

Curly Hair

  • Curly Hair Styles
    Learn to create curls or tame the ones you have

  • Create Curly Hair
    Create curly hair styles, using rollers of all kinds, with these simple instructions. Everything you need to know about controlling naturally curly hair or creating curl and texture by setting hair.

  • Curly Hair Product
    The right curly hair product depends on your hair type. Learn about the most effective products and tools for your naturally curly or wavy hair.

  • Styling Curly Hair
    Learn about styling curly hair for different looks. Smooth and define naturally curly hair, reduce shrinkage to elongate curls or vamp up a wavy hair style with these techniques.

  • Combat Frizzy Hair
    Frizzy hair doesn't discriminate. It plagues both the thin and thick haired alike. If your hair has even the slightest wave or curl, it's susceptible to frizz. Learn how to keep it at bay.

More Techniques

Straightening Frizzy Hair
A combination of specific products and tools to eliminate frizzy hair. Plus, simple professional techniques for using a round brush.

Smoothing Hair
Styling techniques to soften curls using a hair dryer or hot air brush.

Go Natural
Bring out the best in your naturally curly hair with these taming tips.

Vital Volume
Build fullness and body into a fine, limp hair.

Tips to create big hair, thicken fine hair, or support updo hair styles. Backcombing is a crucial skill for success especially with the latest hair styles. Here's how to do it properly.

Hair Texture
Hair texture can be a confusing term. Find out exactly what hair texture you have so you can make the most of your hairstyle.

Hair Extensions
Extensions can be an occasional dramatic indulgence or a long-term style. Learn about what's available and how to choose the right hair extension product for your needs.

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