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How to get silky hair in 6 steps

Waking up with silky-smooth hair is the ultimate confidence boost, but getting that silky-hair feeling isn’t just about waiting for your next ‘good hair day’ to come around. Knowing how to get silky hair is as simple as making these six simple adjustments to your haircare routine.

  • 1

    Master the blow dry for silky smooth hair

    We all want to know how to get smooth hair that feels salon-soft, and the good news is that mastering the art of the blow dry is easier than you might think. First, protect your hair with Dove Style+Care Heat-Protect Spray. Next, use a medium setting with the hairdryer nozzle directed downwards, and move the dryer from the root to the tip of one section of hair at a time. It’ll help seal the hair cuticles while smoothing it into position.

  • 2

    How to make hair silky: nourish from within 

    Knowing how to make hair silky isn’t just about making hair feel soft on the outside. For long-term results, the secret is to nourish from within. Treat hair to a mask infused with nutrients and Buriti Oil – like Dove Nutritive Solutions Anti-Frizz Oil Therapy Hair Mask – once a week for a silky, frizz-controlled feeling that lasts.

  • 3

    Silk pillowcase = silky-smooth hair

    It might sound too good to be true, but using a silk pillow case can help banish bed head – essential for anyone wanting to know how to get silky-smooth hair. The softness of silk helps hair retain moisture, and reduces knots and breakages caused by bunching, so your hair will be silky and static-free when you wake up.

  • 4

    How to make hair silky by brushing	

    Your brush should detangle your hair, but did you know that choosing the right bristles can help improve smoothness and condition? If you’re wondering how to get silky-smooth hair, invest in a rubber-cushioned bristled hairbrush, which stimulates oils in the scalp and helps to reduce flyaway static. The result? Silky-smooth hair that’s easier to control.

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    Use silky-smooth hair conditioner

    If you want to know how to get smooth hair, the chances are you’re already using conditioner as part of your routine. But do you use it after every wash? And is it designed to work in harmony with your shampoo? If not, then this could be why your hair still isn’t as silky as you’d like. Try using a duo that’s made for each other, like Dove Nourishing Rituals Smoothing Ritual Shampoo and Conditioner and enjoy hair that’s soft and manageable.

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    How to make hair silky with serum

    Knowing how to make hair silky means getting to know your hair type. If you have curly hair, give it the nourishment it needs for that frizz-controlled finish by applying a serum specially designed to tame curls, such as Dove Quench Absolute Supreme Crème Serum.

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