Styling curly hair mostly comes as a challenge, because humidity, frizz and dryness all combine to form a three-fold conspiracy against your natural curls. As a corollary, these three elements and other such obstacles have to be tackled carefully so that by the time, you are done with styling your hair, you end up with an enviable curly hairstyle. In this article we’ll discuss how to style curly hair in a properly.
Even the most accomplished hairstylists can get in a bit of trouble when it comes to curly hair because the nature of your curls might vary from day to day. Consequently, you have to manage your hair in such a manner that they not only get perfectly styled, rather the style also stays on. To make this a possibility, hereby we equip you with some indispensable tips which will make styling curly hair a piece of cake.
Perfect your Hair Base
Before you start trying various styles on your unruly curly hair, it is vital that primarily you make a fresh start and then try taming your hair. Any style will look horrible with unkempt hair no matter how much effort you put into it. Therefore, washing your hair thoroughly so that no left over hair product remain, is the preliminary step. Once you have cleansed your hair properly you can move on to the next step.
Choose the Appropriate Hair Products
It has already been established above that styling curly hair can be quite a tedious job as this hair texture is particularly prone to frizz and dryness which consequently results into hair damage.
Therefore, it is vital that you go for such hair products which keep your hair well moisturized and nourished. It is good to experiment with a couple of hair products, so that ultimately you can realize which product works the best for you. It is also advisable to go for natural hair products to minimize the extent of hair damage.
Moreover, it is recommended that you frequently make use of a leave-in conditioner for your natural curls, as it keeps your hair moisturized throughout the day.
Air Dry your Hair for Curling
The best and healthiest way of drying your hair is to allow it to dry naturally. Artificial hair drying means can result in the over drying of your hair which might result in hair breakage and damage. Therefore, for styling your hair in such a fashion, that they look healthy and vibrant it is recommended that you allow your hair to air dry.
Part your Hair into Equal Sections
One magic tip to achieve elegant and glamorous curls is to part your hair into various sections. In this way you are able to manage your hair easily and can ensure that all parts are styled equally well.
Revive your Curls
In order to keep your curls smooth and glamorous, you can try spraying them with a mixture of leave-in conditioner and water. This treatment would revive your curls so that they look fresh and bouncy. You can try misting your hair with this spray after some time intervals, whenever you feel like your curls are losing their liveliness.
Blow Drying your Hair
Blow drying your hair with a diffuser can also help you in styling glossy curls. However, make sure that you apply an anti-frizz serum beforehand. Hotter Setting of your dryer can result in curls that are shinier.
Use of Curling Iron
Taming your straight or wavy hair into glossy curls can also be made possible with the help of a curling rod/iron. Styling curly hair can be made all the more effective and easy with the help of this curling technology.
Give your Curls a Defining Look
Once you are done with these steps, hopefully you would be sporting beautiful, glamorous curls. To give a defining finish to your curls, just spray them on with a hold-on spray and voila styling curly hair will come to you naturally.