When it comes to mastering an at-home blowout an old adage rings true: practice makes perfect! But when you throw the tricks of a pro in the mix you’re set up for next level results. Here to share her wisdom is Anna Giannini, senior hair stylist at Untitled by Flaunt Salon in Toronto, who is no stranger to hearing about blowout-related woes. Fighting frizz, arm fatigue, and a finish that’s straight but lacks volume are the common complaints, she says. And as the woman responsible for my Best Blowout Ever, using Kérastase products, she knows of what she speaks. Transforming my naturally kinky/curly hair into a smooth yet tousled ‘do inspired by Kerry Washington takes serious skill, people.