Blow-drying your hair is like doing your taxes: No one enjoys it, but most of us do it anyway out of habit (and a fear of what will happen if we don’t). Whether you’re practically pro status or someone who prefers to air-dry 99% of the time, there’s a chance you’ll find yourself with a blow-dryer in your hand at some point in your life. And during this critical time, you’ll want to ensure you’re blow-drying your hair that right way, because the wrong way can either end with extreme frizz or fall completely flat (which means you’ll have to repeat the process all over again soon after).
To find out if we’re making the most out of our blow-dry time, we spoke with IGK Hair co-founder Aaron Grenia and asked him to share his best tips for making our blowout last as long as humanly possible. As it turns out, three small changes in technique can make a huge difference. Keep scrolling to see his blow-drying tips.