Kate Middleton has been striking hair envy into the hearts of women for years, but we think the soon-to-be-royal Meghan Markle is going to give K. Middy a run for her money. The newly engaged actress (and red-carpet regular) has perfected the art of bouncy waves, and while you might assume it takes a team of professionals to achieve that signature volume, it turns out that’s not the case at all. In fact, Markle’s secret is 100 percent free and requires no hair skills at all.
In an interview with Birchbox, Markle revealed her ridiculously simple trick: “There’s nothing like a hair flip.” Yeah. That’s it.
She says her hairstylist on the set of Suits would have her bend her head forward, spray a bit of Oribe Dry Texturizing Spray (optional) and then have Markle “flip back hard to give her hair a little extra bounce.”
So there you have it, folks—the easiest hair trick we’ve ever learned. Now if only she would share her secret to landing a royal beau...