Get Hollywood Hair:
5 Steps to a Glam Blowout
Dry in Pieces
Section off the bottom layer of hair, then divide it into 1½-inch pieces. Position a medium-size round brush under the roots of one of the segments, and roll it as you blow-dry to "add shape and shine." The idea is to work your way up, tackling the crown last.
Sedu Revolution Pro 4000i dryer, $160; sedubeauty.com.
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