Getting the perfect loose curls for a boho look can be difficult if you don't use the right tools and know how exactly to style your hair. Discover how to create boho curls and waves with a curling iron and a few simple tips.

Boho curls look effortless, but they need a little maintenance to create the perfect look. If you're bored of your straight or wavy tresses and want the boho curly look, check out the best ways to get the boho style.

Celebrities like Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, Rachel Zoe and Nicole Richie helped popularize this look, but the boho curls and waves have since been sported by many celebs, including Selena Gomez and Olivia Wilde.

Simple Way to Create Boho Curls

Use a 1 inch curling iron to get the best boho wavy look and wrap sections around it loosely. Wrap them as many times as you want up to the tips or leave the ends curl free for a more natural look.

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Simple Way to Create Boho Curls

Use a 1 inch curling iron to get the best boho wavy look and wrap sections around it loosely. Wrap them as many times as you want up to the tips or leave the ends curl free for a more natural look.

The secret to relaxed boho curls isn't how you curl them, but what you do after! Pull your hair straight right after you remove it from the iron and let it cool this way. Using this simple tip, you'll get real boho curls and avoid ringlets that lead to a curly hairstyle rather than a bohemian look.

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Once you're done you can use argan oil to keep the ends shinny. Forget the frizz serums if you're not facing major frizz. The bohemian hairstyle look is all about naturalness and effortless chicness, so if you style you hair too much you'll lose that edge.

Best Way to Get Boho Curls

Getting boho waves in super straight hair involves a bit more effort, but the final look is usually worth it. Start by spraying hair wax to add texture, before using the right curling iron, which should have a barrel of 1 or 1 1/2 inches.

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Make the central part, then take a strand and wrap it around the curling iron towards your face. Hold it until it's almost hot on the outside, then unwrap it and rewrap it around the other way, away from your face, keeping it on the barrel for just as long as before.

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After you've finished styling the boho curls throughout your entire hair, run your fingers through your locks to undo some of the thick curls and create a messy look that suits the bohemian style you're adopting. Finish off your sexy natural looking hairstyle with a bit more wax spray.

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Boho Curls for Short Hair

If you want the boho look for shorter hair, you can choose either of the two method for boho curls, but you can also experiment with shape a bit more.

After curling your hair, it may very well end up looking too poofy, so use bobby pins to secure the most problematic strands and get the best shape. Cover your pins with curls and mist with hairspray for a longer lasting style.

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