• How-to-Achieve-a-Voluminous-Head-of-Hair-MainPhotoStand in front of a mirror. It might sound obvious but you do need to see what you’re doing.

  • Start with dry hair, and brush or comb it out until it’s as smooth as possible. This is especially important if you have naturally curly hair, because curls stretch out when they’re wet and snap back as they dry.

  • Keep layers long and limit yourself to just a few, face-framing pieces. The shortest layer should be in the front and hit somewhere between your chin and upper lip. The rest of the layers should gradually angle back from there.