Unlike a relaxer, a silk press straightens natural curls, san chemicals. Instead, a blow dryer and hair straightener is used to smooth out curls. The result: a minimal heat hairstyle with lots of body, movement, and shine. Ahead, seven silk press hairstyles to aspire to for one fiery fall.
The cool thing about silk presses is they can easily be manipulated into any texture, like the waves here. As a pro-tip, sleep with your hair in pin-curls to have long-lasting bounce and waves.
Pin-straight hair is great for all seasons, but works especially well for a sleek holiday look. For daily maintenance, steer clear of adding more weight with styling products as the hair will end up feeling and looking weighed down.
Allow your length to shine in a beautiful silk press. If you DIY your silk press, be sure to start with a deep cleanse. Clean hair is the foundation of all shiny and moveable silk presses.