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10 mistakes you're making when blow-drying your hair, according to hairstylists

INSIDER Logo By Jennifer Hussein of INSIDER | Slide 1 of 11: 
  
    Some blow-dry mistakes could
    cause your hair to look dry or frazzled.
  
  
    You should be blow-drying your
    hair from root to tip.
  
  
    You should avoid passing over
    hair that's already dry.
  
  
    Visit
    INSIDER's homepage for more stories.
  

  When it comes to styling our
  hair, nothing
  seems more mundane and simplistic than grabbing our 
  blow dryers and getting to work. But, just like any other
  heated tool, your blow dryer can cause some major
  damage to your strands if used incorrectly. What's the price
  to pay from bad blow-drying? Think dryness, breakage, and
  ultra-frizzy tresses.

  To keep your hair in tip-top
  shape, INSIDER talked to a handful of notable hair stylists on
  the most popular mistakes people make when they're blow-drying
  their hair - and how to blow-dry the right way.

  Here are mistakes you could be
  making.

  • Some blow-dry mistakes could cause your hair to look dry or frazzled.
  • You should be blow-drying your hair from root to tip.
  • You should avoid passing over hair that's already dry.
  • Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories.

When it comes to styling our hair, nothing seems more mundane and simplistic than grabbing our blow dryers and getting to work. But, just like any other heated tool, your blow dryer can cause some major damage to your strands if used incorrectly. What's the price to pay from bad blow-drying? Think dryness, breakage, and ultra-frizzy tresses.

To keep your hair in tip-top shape, INSIDER talked to a handful of notable hair stylists on the most popular mistakes people make when they're blow-drying their hair - and how to blow-dry the right way.

Here are mistakes you could be making.

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