Tips For Keeping Your Hair Curly

Desist from washing it at least for a day. This makes it retain its shape. You will not need to use hairspray. Instead of using water to dampen hair, go for hair tonic. Your hair will get moist without a frizz. While damp, dab it with mousse. Distribute the gel evenly taking care to use a sizeable measure in proportion to the texture or size of hair. For short and thin hair, a small portion will do. Conversely, increase the amount of gel if your hair is long or thick. Hair gel enables the curls to hold. It also protects hair from heat.

Once the hair dries, comb it. While you are combing, turn on the hot rollers. Wait until you see the light come on to indicate their readiness. Section your hair and use clips to hold it in place. If you want large curls, divide the hair into thick sections. Do a similar thing for smaller curls. Take the heated rollers and wrap them around the sections you had clipped earlier. The big rollers should go to sections where you want to have big curls and vice versa. You can vary the thickness or stick to one extreme as per your desire.

After the rollers have cooled, you can remove them before using your fingers to separate the curls. The staying power of your curls comes from using gel and heat. By curling hair this way, you do not need to use hairspray.  Durability of hair curls varies from one type of hair to another. It also depends on weight and texture.  Thin hair holds curls longer than thick hair. The trick lies in having the best products for curly hair. Shop around for hair curling products that befit your type of hair. If you are being styled from a salon, a hair stylist will take care of that.

When prepping hair, it is advisable to start the process by using thickening shampoo products. They stiffen hair making it take the heat of a curling iron than hair prepped in any other way. On the other hand, hydrating conditioners make your hair easy to detangle before you blow-dry. Comb hair when it is slightly damp. Use fine-toothed combs. For voluminous hair, blow-dry while your head is in an upside down position. Ensure the hair has dried out completely before attempting to curl it.

To make your work easier and achieve quality results, separate the dried up hair into sections. Curl one small section at a time. Spray every section once you are done. In order to create an allowance for curls that fall, curl every piece a little bit more than would normally be the case. In order to have curls with you for a long time, you need to get the foundation steps correct.