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Gina Rodriguez

Education, Products, Styling

The Facts Behind Flash Drying

If you’ve spent any time in online curly circles, you’ve probably seen references to the “flash drying” phenomenon. But what is it? What causes it? And what do you do if it happens to you? While this sensation is most often called flash drying, the more accurate term might be “flash freezing.” But no matter…

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Techniques

S’wavy Answers And Advice From Stylists

As an experienced curl specialist and a s’wavy myself, I want to help fellow s’wavies learn to love and style their texture for the best results. So I reached out to some of my fellow curl artists and Curl Stylist Panelists to collaborate on this topic. Here’s what the experts (and I) have to say:…

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Education, Science

Forecasting Curls to Weather Every Climate

Most of us are familiar with the anxiety that accompanies a forecast for high humidity. You can probably feel your hair frizzing if someone even mentions those words. But if you open your weather app and just check the humidity, it might not actually give you enough information to safely plan a hairstyle that will…

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Techniques

Behind The Scenes: Shooting In High Humidity

As I was thinking about photos for this article, I thought it would be cool to style and “prune” curls in a lush, garden setting. My salon is The Cultivated Curl and I’m a master gardener, so it seemed fitting, but finding that in the middle of December is a challenge.  I was lucky to…

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