How to define your curls
Want to learn how to style your curly hair ? Know how to properly shape your curls without wasting time and with optimal results ? Or, discover how to refresh your curls when you wake up ? You are in the right place ! We will give you all tips to define and enhance your curls naturally.
Our best tips for defining your curls
Style your curls during your curly hair routine
Style your curls in the shower, during your routine. As you know, curly hair needs water and it is essential to help define and enhance your curls.
Once your hair is clean and detangled – and on hair that is still very wet, apply 1 or 2 styling product(s) depending on your hair type and your desires!
Styling products are essential for:
- Protect your curly hair from dehydration, external challenges, friction and more)
- Hydrate and nourish the hair fiber
- Limit the appearance of frizz and fluffiness
- Style your curls, shape them and define them
Beautiful loop tips
- Do your routine with your head bent down . This technique allows you to take off the roots, brings volume and promotes the formation of curls from the root .
- Your hair must be very wet when you apply your styling products.
- Depending on how much hair you have, proceed by sectioning your hair to make it easier applying the styling products.
- Use a curly hair detangling brush which is ideal for perfectly detangling and defining your curls.
- Test different dosages to see what works for your curly hair. Then, if necessary, add more little by little.
- When your curls need help, you can work them with your fingers using techniques such as finger coiling or finger rolling.
The styling cream:
Apply your styling cream on damp/wet hair, make sure to apply on the ends. When needed untangle your curls again. Either with your fingers, with the wide tooth comb or with the curly hair detangling brush . Finally, scrunch your curls to optimize their shape. If desired, you can then add a styling gel before drying.
Our selection of styling cream
The styling gel is perfect for providing more hold without weighing down your hair. Always on wet hair, distribute your styling gel by scrunching from the tips to the roots ; alone or after your styling cream . Finally, do not hesitate to gently run your hands over your roots with the gel, in order to fix your curls and limit frizz. If you have very fine hair, best to use less water.
OUR SELECTION OF GEL FOR WAVY TILL KINKY CURLS
Styling cream for thick curly hair
Refresh your curls when you wake up
Set up a Morning Routine to refresh your curls when you wake up. With a maximum of 10 minutes , you will find beautiful curls in great shape. If your roots are oily, apply a little dry shampoo to the roots to absorb excess oil. Then, moisten all of your lengths with the curly hair spray . Finally, depending on the needs of your curls , spray a moisturizing spray or apply a little styling cream and/or jelly before scrunching.
This Morning Routine is perfect for spacing out your shampoos and redefining your curls between 2 washing routines. Remember to protect your hair at night by using a satin bonnet or a satin pillow case.