9 Ways You're Using Your Blow-Dryer Wrong—and How to Fix It



There are a ton of mundane everyday activities that secretly put the health of your hair in jeopardy. For example, ever notice your hair is slightly shorter on one side? And, is that the same side you wear your tote on? That may be the culprit. Similarly, you may be blow-drying your hair incorrectly—opening up the possibility of unnecessary breakage, dryness, damage, and greasiness.

To find out exactly what you may be doing wrong and how to best remedy it, we reached out to Dhiran Mistry, a go-to stylist at Spoke & Weal in New York City. Below, he outlines the many (easy-to-fix) missteps you may be making.