7 Things French Women Never Do to Their Hair

In case you haven’t noticed, the “I woke up like this” look is having a major moment in the beauty world right now. And who better embodies this effortless vibe than the quintessential French woman, with her undone hair and beautifully bare face? The special thing about French beauty, however, is that it really is effortless—you’ll be want to find a French woman spending hours in front of the mirror perfecting her no-makeup makeup technique.

Speaking of quintessential French women, we recently got ahold of Caroline de Maigret’s charming new book, How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are, which she penned with Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, and Sophie Mas. Ahead is a sneak peek at one of our favourite sections about how to style (or rather, un-style) your hair like a true Parisienne.

Keep flipping for the truth on how to achieve that perfectly undone French bedhead!