17 Useful Tricks For Anyone Who Uses A Hair Straightener

4. Set the heat no higher than 365 degrees.

Set the heat no higher than 365 degrees.

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Hair burns at the same temperature as paper: 451°F. The highest temperature that you should use your flat iron on is 365°F. For those with fine hair, the temperature should be between 300 and 325 degrees.

5. Get a little bend in your hair with this brush trick.

Get a little bend in your hair with this brush trick.

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Once you’ve completely ironed your hair, drape the hot hair over a brush until it cools with a bend. Check out the tutorial here.

6. When you get to the crown, flat-iron your hair up and toward the ceiling to get volume.

When you get to the crown, flat-iron your hair up and toward the ceiling to get volume.
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Read all of the instructions here.