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Hair growing out straight?

Hi! When my hair was shorter, it was 2b/2c, but I wanted to grow it longer. Now th curl patterns really weird! It's curling at the ends but is straighter towards to roots. What should I do? Thanks!
Routine
Weekly Shampoo: Kinky-Curly Come Clean + Coconut Oil
Co-wash/RO: Cure Care Skin & Hair Conditioner
LI: Kinky-Curly Knot Today
Styler: Kinky-Curly Curling Custard

Techniques
  • combing to detangle and separate curls
  • scrunch 'n pump!
  • t-shirt turban
Hair :love1: coconut oil and protein
Hair :angry7: silicones, sulfates, glycerin, synthetic ingredients

2c/C/ii/low porosity. Growing out!
*November- above chin
*January- at chin
*March- around collarbone
:)

Comments

  • britney.britney. Posts: 292Registered Users
    It's normal for wavy hair to be straight at the roots. Some looser wave patterns don't even start becoming wavy until ear length. There's nothing you have to do about it.
    2c/3a some 3b/Thick/Fine texture?/High Porosity
    Currently trying out the CG method again as of 1/3/12!

    Current Routine:
    Co-wash/RO: Trader Joe's Tea Tree Tingle
    Low poo: Giovanni Tea Tree Triple Treat (when needed)
    Products: LA Looks Sports Gel and Curly Kinks Coil Jam



  • RimiRimi Posts: 2,001Registered Users
    britney. wrote: »
    It's normal for wavy hair to be straight at the roots. Some looser wave patterns don't even start becoming wavy until ear length. There's nothing you have to do about it.

    +1 I believe it's the weight of the growing hair that makes the roots straight
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