How to Blow-Dry a Pixie Cut: A Simple Tutorial for Beginners

It's a piece of cake!

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Ever wondered how to blow-dry a pixie cut without the help of a professional? Its time you know how. If you’re considering this cut, or already have one, you don’t have to depend on your stylist to get your hair in shape (unless it involves a pair of scissors). Pixie cuts are one of those styles that don’t require much maintenance as long as you have a good blow-drying technique.

Read on to learn how to blow-dry a pixie cut with our easy tutorial:

1

Prep with heat protectant.

Begin with freshly washed hair and spray a heat protectant like TRESemmé Repair & Protect 7 Pre-Styling Spray to guard your hair. 

2

Apply mousse.

Apply Nexxus Styling Mousse Plus throughout the roots. This will help you achieve a voluminous blowout. 

3

Section hair.

To make blow-drying your pixie cut easier, begin to section your hair. Use hair pins or hair clips to section into four parts. 

4

Blow-dry hair.

Now it’s time to blow-dry your hair. Make sure that the nozzle of your blow-dryer is pointing in the same direction as the handle. Move in quick motions to avoid applying too much heat on just one section of your hair. 

5

Finish up blow-drying.

Blow dry the back, crown and front of your hair lifting hair at the root for volume as you go. 

7

Flaunt your look.

Now you know how to blow-dry a pixie, it’s time to flaunt your look!