How to Sleep on Short Hair and Not Wake Up With a Hair Flip



I have never had short hair myself, but I surround myself with enough short-haired women to be well versed in their grievances. Number one on the list: the short-hair flip, which occurs most often after sleeping on short hair (wet or dry). Common grumblings associated with the dreaded flip include “Great, now I have to style my hair” and “I look like my mom.” In fact, I recently played a word association game with one of my short-haired co-workers, and unhip, dated, and an assortment of profanities ensued. Given that this is such a widespread complaint, I figured the pros must have a solution. So I consulted a few of the industry’s best, and it turns they all have roughly the same solution.

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