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How To: Beach Waves for Curly Hair

How To: Beach Waves for Curly Hair

Posted by Team John Paul Mitchell Systems® on Sep 18th 2017

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  1. Apply thermal protectant to blow-dried hair.


  1. Take a diagonal section and use straightening iron on any curly hairs around hairline.
  2. Keep iron close to root and glide through hair, curving upward and downward. Leave ends smooth.
  3. Lightly pass through again to relax curls.
  4. Use the iron to create curls around face for extra volume.


  1. Lightly mist wax into palm of hand, add a pump of anti-frizz polish and apply through hair.

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