Some people like docile and smooth hair, while others prefer fluffy hair. Fluffy hair will visually add the volume of the hair, which will make your face look more delicate and smaller, and make your appearance more lovely. So for us African American women, how should we get fluffy and beautiful hair? Compared with dealing with our natural hair, it is more convenient to choose a beautiful and fluffy wig.

Whether you're wearing a straight or curly wig, if you don't take care of it for a long time, the wig will become flat and lost the curls. Here we will list some common and simple ways to help you get fluffy hair.

1. Use The Hot Roller

A great way to fluff your beautiful hair is to use a hot roller. The best part about hot rollers is that they can give you curls without heat! There are a variety of sizes for you to choose from so hot rollers are also suitable for short hair. They also keep your hair from frizzy instead of fluffy.

If you want to get fluffy and curly hair, you should choose a thinner curling iron, and then roll up at least two layers with a roller for best results. If you want more bouncy hair, try a larger curling iron. One of the quickest ways to get curls is to spritz the dry hair with a styling spray before rolling them into your curling iron of choice.

hot rollers

2. Blow Dry Hair Upside Down

Since voluminous hair and hair volume go hand in hand, one of the easiest ways to do this is to blow your hair upside down, and your hair will look more alive. This helps lift your roots off your scalp, which is beneficial for adding your hair volume. Simply flip your hair upside down, and dry your hair with a boar bristle brush to get your desired fluffy hair.

hair dryer

3. Tie Your Hair Into a Bun

Tying your hair into a bun is a great way to add volume. The only thing you need is a rubber band in this process, and you don't need heat or anything else to tie your hair overnight. Pull your hair into a high and loose bun with a rubber band. When your hair dries, it sheds from the scalp, leaving your hair softer and bouncier.

high bun hairstyle

4. Layer Your Hair

Regular haircuts are one of the most important things if you want beautiful hair. When your hair is layered and cut well, it will look more voluminous and fluffier look. There are different ways to layer your hair. You can layer your hair with a razor blade or feather razor, which will give your hair a more voluminous look. But you need to cut it layer by layer at a precise angle. If you cant handle that, you can go to a salon and ask for your stylist.

layered hair

5. Try Dry Shampoo

Dirty hair will make you feel dirty and heavy on your head. The best way to get rid of it is to keep some dry shampoo with you. It will help you keep your hair fluffy and clean. Dry shampoo can give your hair the natural and long-lasting look you want by refreshing your strands, absorbing oils from your hair, and volumizing your hair.

dry shampoo

6. Use A Hair Diffuser

One of the easiest ways to fluff your hair is to use a hair diffuser. The hair tool diffuser is especially good for curly hair as it gently blow-dries and fluffs out hair to create bouncy and healthy curls. It works by helping you dry and fluff your hair while speeding up your hair’s drying process. Besides, it also helps you minimize heat usage and damage.

hair diffuser

7. Tease Your Hair

Teasing your hair strands is a good method proven by many girls to get a fluffy hair look. The teasing technique is all about combing your hair backward to build volume for an overall thicker look. You can tease your hair by using a big paddle brush to give your hair a soft, fluffy look. The best way to do this is to brush your hair section by section by tying up the upper part and back-brushing the rest of it. To get the best results, you can apply some hair mousse to each section.

tease hair

8. Use A Hair Iron

You can use a curling iron or flat iron to curl and add volume to your hair. The iron curls the hair and makes it wavy. Curling your hair makes it look more voluminous. When using a hair iron, be sure to use hair care products to protect your hair from heat damage.

hair iron


Here are 8 easy tips to fluff your hair, they wont spend you much time or energy so they are worth trying. After learning about how to get fluffy hair, next blog, we will recommend some fluffy wigs for you. If you are interested in that, please stay tuned for the next blog.