— Air Drying Relaxed Hair with Banding Method —
Apply all of my leave-in products on sopping wet hair
Detangle the hair extremely well with seamless combs
Pull all hair back and create one big ponytail
* Check out the DIY Headband and Ponytail Holder for Black Hair *
You can accomplish the banding method any number of hair ties
* I use 5 hair ties although all 5 are not visible in the photograph below *
Secure the hair at the crown with a duck bill clip
* Securing the hair with the duck bill clip minimizes friction while air drying *
Place scarf over hair while air drying
— Benefits of Banding Method —
The banding method holds in the moisture while air drying
It results in hydrated, sleek, smooth & tame hair
— Drawbacks of Banding Method —
It takes a while for the hair to dry.
The hair has tendency to be damp by morning if you do the banding method overnight.
— Overall Thoughts —
Best air drying method available without the use of tools.
The banding method is an excellent method to achieve sleek results.
You can say goodbye to dry, bushy, coarse hair.
It leaves you with a lot of bounce and body without the use of heat.
Provides manageability to the hair.
Great for relaxed hair or natural hair.