Perfect curls without heat aren’t just a dream! In fact, there are many ways to achieve various types of no heat locks that last and last and laaaast! And whether you’re interested in giving your straight tresses an occasional makeover or looking for ways to give your wavy or curly hair some definition I’m sure you’ll find these upcoming 7 tricks for no heat curls very useful:
1. Invest in a Potent Curl Cream
If you already have curly or wavy hair, a great curl cream is pretty much all you need to get perfect curls with no heat whatsoever! This product should smooth down and define your curls, making them look neat, polished and frizz-free and the best thing about it is that it doesn’t need to be reapplied every day. Simply brush and dampen your hair to re-active the product and you’ll have gorgeous curls or waves every day!
2. Say “Yes” to Shine&Hold Water Based Sprays
These easy to use, non-sticky water based solutions are the ideal thing to use on silky, straight, difficult to adopt a curl pattern hair! All you need to do is choose the one that works best for you and spray it on your damp hair before you twist, pin or try any of the methods for no heat curls listed below.
3. Give Flexirods a Shot
Flexirods are a perfect choice for all of you hoping to get a set of gorgeous spiral no heat locks! I absolutely love them and the truth is that, once you get used to them, they are fairly easy to use! This no heat styling method enables you to customize the size of your curls as well as the volume by simply wrapping more or less hair onto the rod.
4. Twist It
Have you ever tried twists or knots? Well, you should know they aren’t just a great protective style but a way to get perfect curls without heat as well! Knot your hair in case you want tiny, tightly coiled curls, twist strands two by two to get them to adopt that nice spiral shape or try a different braid/knot or twist pattern in case you want to experiment! There are plenty of great how-to’s all over YouTube so I’m sure you’ll have no problem finding a method that works best for your hair.
5. Use Your Fingers
Still wondering how to curl hair without a set of hot rollers or curling iron? Well, here’s a neat trick to help all of you curly or wavy-haired ladies install a curlier pattern into hair that tends to frizz, pouf and loose its curls as it dries! Simply comb your wet hair using a wide toothed comb them twist individual sections around your finger. Remove your finger gently them more on to the next section and keep doing so until all of your hair is styled exactly the way you want it. Then take a large silk scarf and loosely wrap it around your head to get your hair to retain the given texture. Remove after 30 minutes to an hour and let the rest of the drying process happen naturally.
6. Try Some Innovative No Heat Curling Methods
Are regular rollers giving you troubles at night? Well, this video right here will show you how to curl hair in a very budget-friendly, hassle-free way that won’t make you lose big chunks of your beauty sleep! Yup, my ladies, waking up with a sore scalp is history and I might say one we don’t want to see repeated!
7. Experiment with Pin Curls
Retro pin curls aren’t only a fantastic, super sexy, super glam hairstyle to wear outside but a fantastic way to get big perfect curls without heat as well! All you’ll need is a big pile of bobby pins and some patience and your transformation can start! This curling method does take a lot of time at first but is very comfy to sleep on as well plus you can always tie a scarf over it and wear it rockabilly style until you’re ready to take your curls down.
Are there any other interesting ways to get perfect curls without heat and what method do you use to achieve your no heat locks? I’m definitely looking forward to trying out this sock-curl method and I can’t wait to share my wonderful discovery with my sister!
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