Flat iron is the best tool for straighten and curl our hair. The problem pops out when you have short hair and you get bored with the current style. Grab your flat iron and do some steps that I want to show you as how to use flat iron short hair below.
Choose the correct flat iron
First of all, you have to choose the correct flat iron. Like clothes, flat iron is not always best-mate for your hair especially short hair. You have to consider the thickness and also the length of your current hair. The size of iron is the next consideration before you straighten or curl the hair. For your information, large iron cannot provide easy maneuver of your hand. Moreover, you have short hair. I recommend you to choose small or medium flat iron. A tip before do it is to choose narrower plates of your flat iron for short hair. This is useful to iron some difficult areas of your hair.
The next step of using flat iron short hair is selecting the correct heat setting. As same as cooking, too hot heating will give bad impact for your short hair. The texture won’t back into its true form anymore if you have incorrect heat setting. There is an iron type which workable with any types of hair. It is named as drugstore iron. However, the price is not cheap in the store. There are three levels of heat setting, high, medium and low of this flat iron. If you have thick hair I recommend you to use the higher temperature.
Prepare Your Hair
After getting the appropriate flat iron short hair, just prepare your hair properly. In other words, your hair needs extra protection against the heat of flat iron. Washing your hair with particular shampoo and conditioner is very good way to prepare your hair. I prefer to use mousse volumizingshampoo in order to create some volume on your hair. You have to know that short hair is difficult to flatten because of its short length. Those kinds of shampoo are depended on your demand. At last, blow your hair right before use the iron.
Now we are on the process of flat iron short hair. You have to clip your hair before starting the straightened the hair. This is very useful because short hair cannot get direct touch from the iron. So, it will help your job.