We’ve already looked at hair porosity and texture which are the two main properties to determine about your curly hair. When you know these, you can truly start to understand your hairs needs better and therefore make more informed choices about your products. However, there are two other hair properties that you often see talked about in the curly world – density and elasticity. These aren’t as important to know as your texture and porosity but they can still help you with your hair care routine so I’ll explain both of these today. [Read more…]
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Following on from the porosity article where we explained that knowing your hairs porosity is crucial for figuring out your hair care routine, today we’re going to look at a second important factor – texture. Knowing your porosity and your texture is the 1st step in finding the right products to achieve healthy springy defined curls. [Read more…]
So many ladies rocking awesome curls at the Beyoncé concert in Melbourne on Friday night! Obviously Beyoncé herself had her golden curls a flowing plus her backing band and dancers had some seriously awesome natural hair too. Was LOVING all the curls on show.
The show also made me want a wind tunnel… I’d have it blowing on me at all times a la Beyoncé, making my curls flow amazingly around my head…. Oh and a tight sparkly jumpsuit.
Ok people, I am not going to lie…. These are generalisations. These tips for fine and coarse haired curlies may not cure all your hair woes but they are a good starting place. [Read more…]