Curly hair is usually dry, porous and curly hair. In addition, they tend to have plenty of volumes and undoubtedly are more rebellious and difficult to control than straight hair. In addition, they are more sensitive to external aggression.
For these reasons, it is necessary to pay more attention to this type of hair, as Victor Latorre, Hair Colorist of Art Lab in Madrid, points out that what the curls need is a lot of hydration because this way we will avoid curling and we will help to keep them closed and define them. “The essential thing in this type of hair is to wash them and to condition them with products that help to define the waves and, after drying with the towel the excess of water, to apply a balm enhancer of curls. That way we will get a curly mane with a shape, hydrated and defined. ”
To achieve this hydration it is important to choose products that do not dry it and contain natural lipid elements that allow protecting the hair with a thin film to retain its shape. In addition, it is preferable to use specific shampoos, conditioners, and masks for curly hair.
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The main mistake of caring for this type of hair is the abuse of foam, “a product that defines very well but contains a lot of fixing and usually leaves the hair dry,” says Latorre.
The expert indicates that the curly hair is one of the main enemies of the curls and warns that to get a defined waves and that the hair is not curly, it is best to dry it with the diffuser. “When all the hair is already dry we can spray a hair if we like that the curl we make it harder,” adds Latorre. We also have another option, but a little more laborious: once completely dried with the diffuser, we choose random strands to define them with the tenacilla, concludes.