get oprah's wavy hairstyle

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Shoulder-Length Tousled Waves
"Full, bouncy hair is always beautiful, and the look is attainable for almost anyone," says Johnny Wright.

For maximum movement, try a layered style. "Have the layers cut an inch shorter than your longest pieces," Nunzio Saviano says.

Before blow-drying, mist hair with a heat-protective spray. Work a mousse throughout fine hair to add body. A styling cream works well on coarse hair. Use a curling iron to create a loose wave. Finish with a light-hold gel to keep the waves in place.