8 ways to score more hair volume

Dry Shampoo

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Nothing, is sexier than a tumble of tousled tresses — with va-va-voom volume and gravity-defying lift (think Bardot, not Bon Jovi). Since only a handful of us are actually born with bombshell manes, top hair care companies have created genius volumizing products to help us fake it.

From lift-inducing inserts to thickening dry shampoos, these 'do-boosting gems will take you from blah to bodacious in seconds!

Dry Shampoo:
Sometimes second- and third-day 'dos are the best! Especially with a translucent dry shampoo — simply spray throughout hair and finger-tousle.

The gentle starches absorb excess oil while adding Cosmo cover girl-style volume to ho-hum hair. Rowr.

Oscar Blandi Pronto Invisible Volumizing Dry Shampoo Spray, $25, sephora.com

Velcro Classic Bouffant Rollers

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Classic Rollers:

To add a tousled sexiness to second-day strands, slap three oversized Velcro rollers at the crown of your head, blast with the blowdryer for 10 seconds, and let cool before removing. Finger-style for a truly man-killing coiffure.

Velcro Classic Bouffant Rollers, $5 for pack of 3, folica.com

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Hair Powder

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Hair Powder:

Need to amp up your strands in a flash? Simply scrunch this colorless powder onto your roots — within 10 seconds, your limp tresses will transform into full, flirty fabulousness.

Got 2 B Powder'ful Volumizing Styling Powder, $6, ulta.com

Hair Volume Inserts

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Hair Volume Inserts :

Weren't born with bodacious locks? Fake it with this a volumizing hair insert! Simply part hair at the crown, slip in the tool (it has tiny teeth so it won't move), and then smooth strands over it, fluffing and finger-styling. So hot!

Mia Ez-Tease, $15 for a set of 3, folica.com

Volume Spray

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Volume Spray:

This heat-activated spritz is spiked with keratin amino acids that actually thicken the diameter of individual hair fibers. For full, luscious locks, spritz onto damp roots, scrunch, and dry normally.

Phytovolume Actif Maximizing Volume Spray for Fine Limp Hair, $28, amazon.com


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Mousse :

For rumpled, Bardot locks, spray this 'do-boosting mousse onto damp roots, then flip hair over and blow dry. He won't know what hit him!

Big Sexy Hair Root Pump Plus Spray Mousse, $14, sexyhair.com

Burt's Bees Very Volumizing Shampoo with Pomegranate & Soy

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Volumizing Shampoo :

Liven up a limp situation with this body-boosting, botanical-based shampoo. You'll love the thick look it gives your hair…he'll love its irresistibly flirty fruit scent.

Burt's Bees Very Volumizing Shampoo with Pomegranate & Soy, $8, soap.com

Plumping Lotion

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Plumping Lotion :

This miracle cream blends strand-strengthening Organic Bamboo with thickening Organic Maca Root to expand individual strands. Et voila —lush, lusty locks!

Alterna Bamboo Volume Plumping Strand Expand, $22, folica.com

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