Hairstyling Hacks Every Girl Should Know

1. When curling your hair with a curling iron, start from the middle, not the ends of your hair. Your curls will last way longer.

This is the No. 1 trick for long-lasting waves. Click here for the rest of the tutorial.

2. Keep your brushes working optimally by giving them a good cleaning.

Keep your brushes working optimally by giving them a good cleaning.

After pulling out all of the hair, soak them in warm water with some shampoo. Full directions here.

3. This is the correct way to curl your hair with a flat iron.

This is the correct way to curl your hair with a flat iron.

This will give you nice, beachy waves.

4. Know which brush does what.

Know which brush does what.

5. An artfully splayed ponytail will give you temporary fake bangs.

An artfully splayed ponytail will give you temporary fake bangs.

Watch the video tutorial here.