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What is my hair type? (pics)

I used to be certain that i was a 3A, but i think my curls don't form as well since I started bleaching and flat ironing my hair. Maybe it is more 2C now, but would be 3A if i stopped bleaching. What do you think from the pictures below? 3A, 2C or something else? Thanks! Editing to say sorry to post so many and so big...I didn't know it would post that big. I just really want to get an idea of my hair type because I am looking for new products so I can stop flat ironing. Oh, my bangs are flat ironed in a couple of the pics.
3A Long and Layered

Comments

  • ResRes Posts: 2,911Registered Users
    I think you are right. 2C but could be 3A. I think the third pic is most 3A. But I am bad at typing. I still don't know what I am FOR SURE.
    3A/B - low-normal porosity - med to coarse texture

    Shampoo - GTTTT
    Co-Wash - As I Am Coconut Cowash
    RO - GVP Cond. Balm, Tresemme Naturals, Yes to Carrots Nourishing, AO Honeysuckle Rose
    LI - Hollywood Beauty Olive Cream Headdress
    DT - Hollywood Beauty Olive Cholestrol, SM Raw Shea Butter Deep Treatment
    Stylers - BRHG (old formula is my HG, but the new one has silicones)

    Trying out - MGA Sculpting Gel, LA Sports Gel, Got2b Spiked Gel, Got2b Glued
  • MirCurlsMirCurls Posts: 2,660Registered Users
    2b to 2c. Doesn't seem to spiral/coil enough to say it's in the 3 category. It ripples more then coils.
    3a3b
    Natural since 11/25/09
    Then: fine, superdry, non-elastic, porous
    Now: medium, dry, elastic, lower porosity, BSL

    Curl Junkie Conditions!
    Eden BW Cleansing Condish Rocks!

    ~CJ Protein Tx
    ; BEE-U-Ti-Ful Deep Condish
    ~SMasters Method; Pixie-curling
    Dumped clumps for VOLUME!

    Marchioness Mir, Magister of Moisturization & Mystic of the Lofty Crown in the Order of the Curly Crusaders
  • AZwavesAZwaves Posts: 64Registered Users
    I bet w/ some good layers & some cg love u'll be a 3a ;) My hair literally looks straight when wet w/o my tricks learned on nc.com :) :)
    Ur hair looks really nice tho & I'd be thrilled to have those beachy waves :)
    CG restart: 5-14-10
    Type: 3a
    Deva low-poo & Tres. naturals for washing
    AOHR, One C
    La looks sports gel, arc-angel
    Diffusing is my friend!
    JCN&S
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  • CandipooxxCandipooxx Posts: 31Registered Users
    Hmm, where are the pics?
    :blob4:13 years of extreme hair damage. Started CG routine April 2010, no sulfates, no cones.
    Mostly 2c , bits of 3a

    *Products i'm currently using:
    Wash- Chagrin Valley shampoo bars
    Cowash- Suave Naturals coconut or Vo5 moisture milk
    Rinse- ...currently looking for a good one!
    Leave in- Tresemme Naturals moisture or Nature's Gate jojoba conditioner
    Stylers- FOTE, Proclaim crystal ice, LA Looks sports gel, Plopping!

    **Still experimenting looking for that perfect set of products.**