Wrong styling can make you hesitate whether your hair is curly at all or just puffy and frizzy. This method is more suitable for those with migraine Vestibular vertigo Anemia and pregnant women.
There are several others that work great as well.
Curly hair method products. In reality CGM is mainly about cutting out the stuff that messes with your curls. Acure Mega Moisture shampoo. Here are some that make the cut.
Here is a full breakdown of approved Curly Girl method products. Here are specific product recommendations if youre a curly girl method beginner since I know thats what youre really here for Low poo shampoo TreLuxe Curl Renew Restore Cleanser or Giovanni 5050 Shampoo or EVOLVh SmartCurl Shampoo or Jessicurl Gentle Lather Shampoo Cowash As I Am Coconut Cowash. DevaCurl One Condition Decadence.
The Curly Girl Method works for all curl patterns whether your hair is wavy curly or coily. Also the only thing to remove all that silicone build up is you guessed it the dreaded sodium laurel sulfates. SheaMoisture Coconut.
SheaMoisture Organic Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo. Top 3 Curly Girl Method Approved Shampoos. However clarifying is too harsh to do on your curls daily which is why you need a gentle cleanser as well.
With Masseys method in mind if your hair is wavy shampooing should only be done once a week. Micro plopping is another way to plop your curly hair by scrunching out the excess water using a microfiber towel. Tell us about it in the comments.
Its one of the few CG approved dry shampoos to help you get a few extra days out of your curls. It is designed for natural hair textures though not the relaxed or permed locks. The Handbook is a hair care method that trades in damaging habits like shampooing and heat styling for a healthy curly hair regimen using just conditioner and gel.
So they are an easy option for anyone with curly or wavy hair. You should let the towel on your head for 10-20 minutes at least or more if you want to make sure that the towel absorbs all excess water and products. Jasmin was amazed how little conditioner was needed even for long dry hair.
Basically all the products work with the curly girl method since they dont contain sulfates or silicones. What products help you control your frizzy curly hair. Jane Carter Wrap and Roll Kinky Curly Curling Custard and Marc Anthony Strictly Curls Curl Defining Lotion.
Curly Girl Approved Shampoo. The shampoos wash the hair well without harsh sulfates. Silicones are nice for smoothing out your kinky curls but they coat them so well that moisture which curly hair desperately needs cant get in.
Steer clear of rich thick products that will flatten fine. And heres where you can find all of my curly hair posts. A favorite for several reasons The Curly Girl Method from Lorraine Masseys book Curly Girl.
Curly hair requires a lot of product so you must clarify once per month. Welp the Curly Girl Method is a bit moreintricatethan just a few steps which brings us to the dont list. Fine curly hair tends to respond well gel or mousse as they are lightweight and help really hold the curl together says Scarlett.
A clarifying wash helps to get all the dirt and product build up off your hair strand and helps you start with a clean slate. This brand offers a ton of Curly Girl Method approved products for all hair types. The method recommends using conditioner in place of shampoo a diffuser.
Think of this as deep cleaning. Not all styling products are Curly Girl Method approved. When looking for hair care products sometimes you need to take on a whole new routine instead of looking for a quick fix.
For coily hair textures Massey recommends cleansing as little as possible and opting for co-washes instead which is a practice Ive adopted. For more on the Curly Girl Method check out these posts. For curly hair textures washing should take place once every 10 days with a co-wash once a week.
My sisters also liked the products. Top 3 Curly Girl Method Approved Conditioners. Whether you need help with volume frizz control a dry and itchy scalp or hydration Giovanni has a CG approved product for youGiovanni Powder Power Dry Shampoo.
These detergents strip the hair of natural oils which curly hair needs to avoid frizz. Acure Lemongrass shampoo this shampoo is not clarifying even though it says it is on the label Giovanni Tea Tree Triple Treat shampoo also not clarifying but its not very moisturizing. The Curly Girl Method 101 How to Start the Curly Girl Method My Curly Hair Journey My UPDATED Curly Girl Hair Routine.