Embracing the Naturally Curly Hair Journey
Natural curly hair is a beautiful thing. It takes a lot of care and patience to keep it looking healthy and voluminous, and it can be an intimidating process to start. Here are some tips on how to start your naturally curly hair journey and make it a successful one.
Determine Your Hair Type
The first thing you should do when starting your naturally curly hair journey is to find out what your hair type is. Knowing your hair type will help you better understand how to care for it. There are different levels of curl, from extremely tight curls to loose waves. Knowing which category your hair falls into will help you determine how you should care for it.
Type 1 Straight
Type 2 Wavy
Type 3 Curly
Type 4 Kinky tight coils
Start the Wash-and-Go Routine
The wash-and-go approach is the key to having healthy and shiny curls. This routine involves washing your hair with a moisturizing shampoo and conditioner, followed by using a leave-in conditioner and styling product, such as a mousse, or cream we like to use add Magic wata and Loc butter. This will help keep your curls looking hydrated, frizz-free, and healthy.
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Trim Your Hair Regularly
Getting regular trims is essential for having healthy curls. Trimming the dead ends of your hair will help keep it looking healthy and hydrated. If you don't get regular trims, your hair will end up looking dull and limp. Using Loc oil on your fingertips and applied to your end helps to keep the luster and limit split ends.
Protect Your Curls at Night
It's important to protect your curls at night to avoid unnecessary damage. Wrapping your hair with a silk or satin scarf will help keep your hair hydrated and prevent it from drying out. It's also a good idea to use a light leave-in conditioner to help lock in the moisture.
Embrace Your Natural Curls
It's important to embrace your curls and not fight against them. It's easy to get frustrated with your hair when it doesn't look the way you want, but it's important to remember that curls are meant to be wild and free. Don't be afraid to try new products and techniques to find the perfect look for you.
Starting and embracing the naturally curly hair journey can be a daunting task, but with the right tips and tricks, it can become an enjoyable and rewarding experience. By finding your hair type, starting a wash-and-go routine, getting regular trims, and protecting your curls at night.
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