Kw-logo-smaller

Dear Dish-it: Help for Flat Hair

Dear Dish-it,


My hair is so flat and unmanageable. How can I make my hair have more volume and be more manageable, without spending hours in front of a mirror?


delly belly


Dear delly belly,


There are a few tricks to making flat hair plump and voluminous - and still stick-straight. Hint: Ditch the flat iron!


Step 1

Start by shampooing and working a volumizing conditioner into your locks. I like Herbal Essences Body Envy Conditioner because it's affordable, smells great and works well, too!


Help for Flat HairHerbal Essences Body Envy Conditioner

Step 2

Once you’re out of the shower, prep your locks with a volumizing mousse. My fave is TRESemme Volumizing Mousse.


Help for Flat HairTRESemme Volumizing Mousse

Step 3

Next, blow dry your hair, brushing it out with a round brush as you go. You’ll straighten and smooth your strands - but still get that extra oomph.


Help for Flat HairRound Brushes

If you’re pulling your hair up, you can use a brush to lightly tease hair at the crown (close to your scalp). Or, wind your hair around hot rollers for dressy occasions. Use your fingers to loosen the curls and - viola - major lift!


Sound Off

What do you do to pump up your hair volume? Have your say by leaving a comment below this story!


Related Articles:
28 Comments

latest videos

F1152836592671

Worst Thing to Happen to Your Hair?

  • Split ends.
  • Frizz.
  • Hat head.
  • Getting stuck with gum.

related stories

Micro_short_micro
Summer is the perfect time for a short hairdo! If you've been thinking about going short for awhi...
Micro_wavy_micro
Nothing says summer to us like wavy, beach hair! No matter how straight or flat our hair looks, w...
Micro_hair_micro
Justin Bieber copycats are popping up everywhere. A new hairstyle known as The Bieber is side-swe...

Dear Dish-It in the forums

Fluttershy35
Fluttershy35 posted in Friends:
share funny stories of losing your pants or skirt
reply about 9 hours
Fluttershy35
Fluttershy35 posted in Style:
Oh gosh XD I'm glad nobody saw. That's worse then having your under ware exposed haha 
reply about 9 hours
Pink_Kitty
Pink_Kitty posted in Style:
I don't really have one other than the one time I was diving off a boat and my bottoms came down but nobody saw so it was only funny.
reply about 10 hours
DragonflyBoy01
I feel so bad for you. My dad was killed in Afghanistan and the only thing I've found that helps is time. Sometimes I try to go to sleep at night thinking about him so I can see him in my dreams. Sometimes this is good and sometimes not.
reply about 10 hours
DragonflyBoy01
Is she nicer when she isn't drinking? Drinking can make people do really bad things. What I would do is put my phone in my shirt pocket so the recording lens is out and record her then play it back when she's sober so she can see how she acts. If you think it'll make her mad I wouldn't try that.
reply about 10 hours

play online games