|HAIR TYPE 4: KinkyClick on your hair type (A,B or C) to meet your curl twin!
Cannot withstand much manipulation
Most resistant to sun damage
Tight “s” or “o” shaped curls
Because of the tight curls, this hair type is the least likely to tangle
Can shrink up to 75% of actual length
How to Care for Kinky Hair
Form a routine that includes a cleanser, conditioner, moisturizer and sealer.
Your cleanser needs to be one that rids the scalp and strands of dirt, grease and other
residue, while leaving hairs natural moisture intact. Lots of women with kinky hair choose
a no-poo routine to maintain moisture, though this is not a necessity.
For the most part, those of us with kinky hair will benefit from a conditioner that adds extra
moisture to our strands. However, it is still a requirement that you get to know your hair
using trial and error. If you have damaged hair, you may need to invest in a protein rich
conditioner or one that fights certain scalp conditions. And your conditioner doesn’t have to
be store bought. Often times the best conditioners are the ones made in your kitchen! Don’t
You know by now that kinky hair needs more moisture than other hair types, so find
based moisturizer to seal it inside.
Kinky hair is by far the most delicate. The less you tug on and manipulate your strands, the
less breakage you’ll experience, which is the key to length retention. Here are some tips!