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Hair & Scalp Health, Techniques, Tips

You Can Brush Curly Hair. There, We Said It.

Think back to your childhood: Brushed-out curls, triangle-shaped haircuts, and frizz. Oh, the frizz!Then, as you were learning how to properly care for your curls, you were probably told to ditch your hairbrush forever. It’s no wonder that so many curlies feel betrayed or confused by this common hair care tool.Well, we’re here to say…

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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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Techniques

Curl Clumping: How to Do It and Why It’s Important

While “clumping” may not be the most elegant word, it’s an important part of our style vocabulary. That’s because curl clumping is essential when it comes to minimizing frizz. Take a look at one of your curls. That’s not one single piece of hair! It’s made up of several strands that “live” together for a…

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Science, Styling, Techniques

Why You Need Distilled Water In Your Arsenal

Curlies are always looking for the “holy grail” of hair products. It’s a painstaking and highly individual task, since everyone’s hair is so different. But there’s one product that’s both cheap and effective for anyone: distilled water. “I feel like every wavy and curly person should have the magic elixir of distilled water in their…

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Styling, Stylist Panel Q&As, Techniques, Tips

Styling Tips When You’re Short On Time

Curl gives you answers right from the experts, including our Stylist Panel of professionals who specialize in curly hair. Meet the panelists here! Q&A: What is a good styling tip for the early work morning when you’re short on time? – Megan B. This article contains affiliate links. For more information, visit our disclosure page….

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Styling, Stylist Panel Q&As, Techniques

Uncover The Secrets Of Coloring Curly Hair

Curl gives you answers right from the experts, including our Stylist Panel of professionals who specialize in curly hair. Meet the panelists here! Q&A: Could you talk about color techniques for curls? Should I do balayage or highlights? – Arianis D. MICHELLE SAYS: When it comes to color, I suggest you find a curl specialist that…

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