how to Curl Your Hair Without a Curling Iron

Find how to Curl Your Hair Without a Curling Iron

how to Curl Your Hair Without a Curling Iron
how to Curl Your Hair Without a Curling Iron

The perfect curls are a dream for women with straight hair. But using a curling iron is cumbersome. Also, it damages the natural texture of the hair and leaves them lifeless. Extensive use of curling iron on your hair will damage them permanently. Exposure to constant heat increases the probability of pigmentation loss. Therefore, we are here with the heat-free methods to get the perfect curls. Here is how to curl your hair without a curling iron at home. 

Braiding

Braiding
Braiding

One of the most commonly used ways for gentle waves is braided hair. It gives us flawless curls that go well with any hair type.

You Shall Need:

  • Any hair spray you have.
  • Two or more hair ties

Method:

  • Wash and condition your hair.
  • Braid tightly once the hair is less dampen.
  • You can make two braids on each side of the head or more.
  • For waves towards ends, braid an end of your hair and secure.
  • For waves on the top of the head, one can always create french braids on either side of your head.
  • Undo once the hair dries entirely or keep it overnight and undo it.
  • Use fingers to adjust them well and hair spray to make the waves stay long.

 

Paper towel Method

Paper towel Method
Paper towel Method

This method makes use of paper tissues as means to curl hair. The paper towel trick provides an excellent, spring-like natural curl look.

You Shall Need:

  • Paper Towel Roll
  • Hair spray
  • Towel

Method:

  • Make your hair slightly wet.
  • Take a paper towel, fold it took it is about one inch wide and 4-5inches long.
  • Take a few hairs and wrap the ends of your hair around the middle of the paper towel and start rolling it towards up.
  • Once you reach your scalp, secure the paper towel by tying this along with the hair.
  • Repeat with the rest of the hair using equal section ever time.
  • Undo the paper towel after 3-4hours and adjust using fingers and hairspray.

Headband Method

Headband Method
Headband Method

For voluminous heavy curls, a headband method is the most common one.

Your Shall Need:

  • Headband
  • Blow-dryer (is an option)
  • Sea salt spray

Method:

  • Humidify your hair a little and wrap a headband on your head.
  • Now divide your hair into two sections and start wrapping it around the headband.
  • Do the same with the other section.
  • Secure the ends of each section of your hair by pinning them up.
  • Once the hair dries completely unwrap the hair by unpinning it.
  • Assemble well-using fingers and finish spraying sea-salt spray.
  • The spray will give you voluminous curly hair.

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Twist Buns

Twist Buns
Twist Buns

Want some beach waves in your hair? Here is a simple way you can try.

You Shall Need:

  • Two hairpins
  • Sea-salt spray

Method:

  • Wetten your hair either by washing or using a spray bottle.
  • Part your hair into two sections left and right.
  • Tie up the first section into a high ponytail and start twisting it backward from down to up.
  • Keep turning the hair till the end and secure it into a bun using a hair tie.
  • Repeat the same on the second season also.
  • Leave this overnight, or you can undo the buns once the hair is dry.
  • Once you open it, arrange hair using fingers.
  • Finish using sea salt hair spray to keep the curls at a place without falling.
  • And you get beautiful and long-lasting wavy hair curls that look natural.

 

Sock Method

Sock Method
Sock Method

The sock is available at every home, and one can use it for attaining gentle feathery waves in long hair. You will also get a perfect hairdo during the process.

You Shall Need:

  • Hair tie
  • Bobby pins
  • Sock
  • Scissors
  • Hair spray

Method:

  • Moisten your hair wet slightly and wait until they dry more than 70%.
  • Tie your hair into a high ponytail.
  • Now take the sock and cut off the joined end. Rollover evenly to make a doughnut shape.
  • Put this on your the end of pony hair and wrap them up with hair.
  • Secure when the hair touch scalp using Bobby pins.
  • You can keep the bun overnight or undo the bun soon after your hair ultimately left dry.
  • Comb and settle hair using fingers of both your hands and use hair spray during this.
  • You get perfect curls without heating hair.

Bantu Knots

Bantu Knots
Bantu Knots

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The Bantu knots are an effective method to curl hair naturally. This method gives us tight, springy curls that go well with all types of hair.

You Shall Need:

  • Hairspray
  • Bobby pins
  • Shower cap
  • Towel
  • Hair gel

Method:

  • Wash your hair and leave them until 70-80% dry.
  • Get about a pinch of your hair depending upon hair mass and twist wrap around itself, making a tight rope.
  • Secure this using a bobby pin and repeat the same to cover all hair.
  • You can go to sleep wearing a shower cap to hold this.
  • Undo each roll and finger comb your hair.
  • Use some hair spray at the end.

Scrunching

Scrunching
Scrunching

When you want some messy curly hair, scrunching is the quickest way to attain the goal. It will make hair beach wavy. It will also help the natural curls become more subtle and attractive.

Your Shall Need:

  • Curl enhancing gel
  • Volumizing shampoo and a conditioner
  • Towel

Method:

  • Wash your hair with a dense shampoo and a conditioner(use the conditioner at the ends of your hair).
  • Let your towel soak the water and leave hair dampened.
  • Apply a teaspoon amount of gel on the still damp hair.
  • Bend forward and start to scrunch your hair with gel.
  • Use the product only on half hair towards the end and let them dry.

Here’s a video explaining how to Curl Your Hair Without a Curling Iron

These are the top tried and tested methods to curl your hair without a curling iron, for the best results try these ideas when you have just showered. Wet hair makes it easy to get consistent curls. Moreover, if you have wavy hair, you will get more permanent curves on your hair. So try these ideas and tell us your experience of the perfect curly hair.

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