Sleek, straight hair always looks so healthy and polished, as seen here on Brazilian model and designer Camila Alves. The super shiny effect is no illusion. You can go for a straight flat-ironed style without splitting or frying your ends. I do it all the time! For one, you shouldn't be relying solely on the flat iron to achieve a shiny, straight blow-out--that's what the blow-dryer is for. The key to this look is using the right products to keep your hair, nourished, protective and healthy in the process. So if you rather rock a sleek straight mane to your next holiday party rather than a fancy updo, check out a few of my tips to achieve sleek and smooth locks without the heat damage!

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5 steps to smooth straight holiday hair!

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You want to begin by prepping your hair with a lightweight and heat-activated blow-dry styling cream that’s going to smooth and prevent frizz. Try Bumble and bumble Straight Blow Dry Balm ($28).

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Johanna is the beauty and fashion staff writer at MamásLatinas and obsessed with all things beauty and fashion. She is a proud Dominicana and was born and raised in Queens, NY.

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Maybe down with a little pulled back.

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