Sleep Over These Tricks to Wake up to Perfect Hair

By:Ariba Khaliq, Onlymyhealth Editorial Team,Date:May 27, 2014

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Here are a few overnight tricks to get gorgeous hair while you sleep, so go ahead and catch up on those much-needed 8 hours.
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    Do You Have Magic Hair

    Most of us aren’t blessed with magic hair and getting our strands to look incredible takes huge time and effort. There are certain mornings when you really want to snooze and not style those tresses. Fortunately, there are certain tricks that you can do pre-sleeping so that you jump out of bed feeling refreshed, well rested, and with gorgeous hair. So all you diverse bunch of hair and heads, try these tips to style the gamut of tresses, and don stunning strands while you slumber. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Let Your Hair Up

    Of course you should totally let your hair down in life but not while you sleep. Letting your hair loose while you doze off makes your hair all the more tangled and frizzy, sure you have been tossing and turning all night. Instead, pull it back in a loose ponytail, plait or bun so that your locks are smoother and know-free when you wake up. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Oil It

    Remember you granny coaxing you into religious oiling while you were little and you broke the habit in your teens? Well, she did it for a reason. Coconut oil, almond oil, olive oil or Argan oil- whatever you choose, you must slather your hair with any one of these (or a mixture of all) for much stronger, lustrous, fast-growing hair. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Finger Brush the Oil

    Not just dabbing your hair with oil is sufficient, you must finger-brush it through as best as you can. You must cat every strand of hair in oil, including the scalp to keep it saturated. Then, just throw your hair in a top knot and go to bed. However, avoid using heavy oils. Image Courtesy: Getty


  • 5

    Zip Zap Zoom

    That’s the technique for braiding up your when damp before you hit the sack and ta-da waking up to bouncy, fabulously voluminous waves. You can plait your braid tightly or lightly depending on the type of curls you want. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Nourish Your Hair

    If conditioned properly, your locks can look lush even after you take a topsy-turvy sleep at night. Use a fortifying mask or leave-in to nourish your mane and repair it from damage. Avoid getting it all over your pillow and sheets by wearing a protective shower cap to bed and sleep your way to gorgeous hair. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Fight the Frizz

    Apply a good smoothing, shine serum from mid-length of your hair till the ends at night and wear a silk scarf over them for waking up with frizz-free hair. You may also want to sleep on a silk pillow so that there is no friction from it that makes your mane rough and frizzy. Image Courtesy: Getty


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    Protecting the Curls

    To avoid the process of curling and twining your hair into perfect ringlets every morning, you can follow a night time treatment of applying a curl smoothing cream in sections before hitting the sack. Image Courtesy: Getty

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