1: Prep your hair by washing and applying a heat protectant spray.

2: Section your hair and use a curling iron or wand to create tight curls.

3: Gently run your fingers through the curls to loosen them up for a more natural look.

4: For beach waves, alternate the direction of the curls as you go.

5: Finish with a light-hold hairspray to set the curls in place.

6: To achieve bouncy curls, use a larger barrel curling iron and hold for a few seconds.

7: For longer-lasting curls, let the curls cool down before touching them.

8: Experiment with different curling techniques to find what works best for your hair type.

9: Practice makes perfect - don't be afraid to try new styles and have fun with it!