How to Sleep on Wet Hair Without Hating Your Life



When we think of our ideal sleeping environment, we picture a soft down comforter, an array of fluffy pillows, and perhaps some soothing flute music to lull us to sleep. Nowhere in this scenario does sopping wet hair make an appearance—but in real life, it just might. If you shower at night and are sick of blow-drying before bed, there’s still hope. We spoke with Celebrity Hairstylist Creighton Bowman (he’s styled the tresses of Kate Beckinsale, Emmy Rossum, and more) and asked him for his advice on how to sleep on damp strands without hating your life. Keep scrolling to see his advice on the best way to sleep on wet hair.

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This post was originally published in January 2015.