You don’t need to have naturally curly hair to create glamorous curly and wavy hairstyles like these. In fact a tong, wand or rollers will help you perfect these easy-to-copy looks ideal for parties, weddings and holidays!
Loose, beachy waves don’t have to look messy and matte. Scarlett Johansson’s show off her multi-tonal blonde for a glossy look that works day and night.
If a full head of curls is too daunting, copy Diana Vickers and just create a soft bend through the front sections. Your hair will instantly frame your face and works on every hair length too, including bobs.
If you want your curls to fall in different directions for a relaxed look like Myleene Klass, feed your hair through tongs randomly rather than in one direction. It’ll give you that natural, effortless look.
Curling and waving hair before you pin it up gives it extra bounce and body but if you still want to see the waves, just pin half of it up like Rachel Bilson’s.
You can wear your hair wavy when you have a fringe, just start the curls lower down and keep them loose so the different textures between a straight fringe and curly hair complement each other, just like actress Anna Faris.
For a big blow-out, Hollywood style, take your lead from Nicole Scherzinger and go for big voluptuous curls and a soft side parting then sweep your hair all over one shoulder for a smouldering style.
Joanne Froggatt’s glossy curls are a failsafe party look and create body and bounce through her mid-length hairstyle. Run your fingers through them to break them up so they look less structured and formal.
A softly feathered fringe looks great paired with mountains of curls as American star Jordana Brewster demonstrates.
Got thick hair but still want to wear it waved? Style your hair in a centre parting first to balance out the weight and stop it looking too pouffed. Mel B gets it just right.
Tonged waves look great loosely pinned back to create a mess-yet-stylish part updo part down-do just like Abigail Spencer’s.
Wild yet glam, if you lightly brush and also backcomb through tonged hair you will get Jennifer Lopez’s look!
If you’ve got a short bob like Ferne Cotton try adding zig-zag waves for a soft retro finish.
Alex Jones curls the ends of her ponytail for this evening look that adds instant wow to a classic updo.
Scarlett Johansson twists and pins back her tonged curls creating this really pretty, easy-to-copy style.
If you like movement in your hair but not too much, copy Pixie Lott with this ponytail and wavy side-sweeping fringe that creates an eye-catching look.
Miranda Kerr sports amazing Marcel waves that are super glam for evenings. Once you’ve tonged your hair, pin each curl in place to set and then lightly brush through with a Mason & Pearson brush.
Madonna’s big bouncy curls look great on mid-length hair. Curl and tong hair away from your face when recreating this look at home.
If you want to try something fun for day or night then copy Jessie J. Just backcomb the mid-lengths through to the ends and keep the top bit flat. Secure with lots hairspray.
Georgia King’s folding-in curls give her look an instant, vintage retro feel. Just change the direction you tong to copy this at home.
If you have a fringe like Parker Posey why not scrunch dry your hair with a texturising spray to get this lovely, relaxed beachy look.