If you’re tired of frying your strands for the sake of flawless hair, the blow out method is a safe way to get them in formation.
Leave excessive use of flat irons and curling wands in 2016, and kick start your journey to healthier hair with this simple styling technique. The results are big, bold, and beautiful, with numerous ways to style it. And while blow dryers aren’t as damaging as curling and flat irons, remember to still apply a heat protectant and avoid breakage. Get inspired by some of our favorite blown out 4C looks on Instagram below.
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For the girl who loves big hair, these popping curls are a major key.
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If you thought there was only one way to rock a blow out, think again. Behold, a perfect frohawk.
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Want to get curly hair without using an iron? Voila. Transform your blow out into these lush curls using a rod set. The results are bomb.
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No need to style a blow out at all; you’ll look pretty and chic just by letting your hair down.
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You can style your blow out into a head-turning updo.
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We love this top knot and side swept bang.
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This is blow out goals!
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Style your blow out into this half up, half down do.
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Create even more volume by spritzing water onto this big, beautiful look.
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You can fashion your blown out hair into this gorgeous hair bun.
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Section your blow out with an off center part to deliver dimension.
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This is what Beyoncé meant when she said, “snap for the kids." Yes!
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We got a special place in our heart for TWAs and this tapered variation is everything!
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How bomb is this tappered blow out?
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When keeping it simple goes all the way right.
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