fbpx

Citi Bike Is The New Blowout

View Gallery
4 Photos
Citi Bike Is The New Blowout
citi-bike-hair-1

I ride a Citi Bike every day—to my office, cross-town for after work drinks, to Brooklyn to visit my brother.

Citi Bike Is The New Blowout
citi-bike-hair-3

'm all over it. I soon discovered that in addition to being my favored form of public transportation, riding a Citi Bike (or any bike) is also the perfect opportunity for a low-maintenance beauty person like myself to fake the look of "doing my hair."

Citi Bike Is The New Blowout
citi-bike-hair-4

Here's what I do: I wash and condition my hair, and then, while it's still wet, I take a wide tooth comb and run it through.

Citi Bike Is The New Blowout
citi-bike-hair-8

I have naturally curly hair, but if I comb it, the curls turn into waves. Then I twirl my hair (still wet) up into a bun and clip it. At this point, I let my hair dry naturally. Sometimes I do this at night, sometimes early in the morning.

Ride a Citi Bike every day—to my office, cross-town for after work drinks, to Brooklyn to visit my brother.

I’m all over it. I soon discovered that in addition to being my favored form of public transportation, riding a Citi Bike (or any bike) is also the perfect opportunity for a low-maintenance beauty person like myself to fake the look of “doing my hair.”

Here’s what I do: I wash and condition my hair, and then, while it’s still wet, I take a wide tooth comb and run it through. I have naturally curly hair, but if I comb it, the curls turn into waves. Then I twirl my hair (still wet) up into a bun and clip it. At this point, I let my hair dry naturally. Sometimes I do this at night, sometimes early in the morning. Once it’s dry (enough) I take it out of the bun and I use one product: Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray. I spray it over my head, pretty liberally, and then work it through with my fingers. I get on my bike, and let the ride do the rest. Sometimes it works better than others, it all depends on humidity and which way the wind blows. I find that east-to-west rides are the best for getting that full, vaguely permed—but not too ’80s—look that I love.

—Danielle Mastrangelo

Danielle Mastrangelo photographed by Tom Newton.

No Comments Yet

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

GRLMAG maakt gebruik van cookies en daarmee vergelijkbare technieken. Door op akkoord te klikken of door op de website te blijven komen, ga je hiermee akkoord.