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Looking for curl shrinkage

Is there a product or way other than a perm to make my curls shrink up some more? I am forever wanting the tight coily curls and I have them down on my neck but I am just a picky person when it comes to my hair. I was hoping for maybe a product because I really don't want to perm if I don't absolutely have to do it. I know curling irons would do it but that would destroy the natural curl if I did it constantly.
So any help would be lovely if there is a way to do it. Thanks gals! Love yall.
As I Am Daily Cleansing Conditioner

Suave Coconut Conditioner

UR Curly Tight Curl Enhancer


  • turquoisecurlsturquoisecurls Posts: 134Registered Users
    Products with magnesium sulfate will enhance and shrink curls, nothing like a perm though. The ones that work for me AG recoil, Jessicurls rockin ringlets and UR Curly curl enhancer
    2c/3a cg 01/10/13

    Hair Properties: low( first 4 inches) / high porosity, medium density, fine/medium texture Climate : hot humid summer, coastal GA

    Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut / Everlasting Sunshine, V05
    Rinse out :Tresemme Naturals Nourishing Moisture, VO5 ocean refresh
    Gel: La Looks sport, Volumax mega gel,Biosilk Rock Hard gel my HG

    Love ACV , pedaheh's gelatin treatment
    My hair hates everything Deva curl and Curl Keeper,
  • Firefox7275Firefox7275 Posts: 3,750Registered Users
    Hydrolyed protein and magnesium sulphate. Also diffusing them clipping to support the curl as it finishes drying, leaving it as long as possible to 'scrunch out the crunch', way after you think it's bone dry.
    2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG. Past bra strap length heading for waist.

    CO-wash: Inecto coconut/ Elvive Volume Collagen
    Treatments: Komaza Care Matani, coconut/ sweet almond/ fractionated coconut oils, Hairveda Sitrinillah
    Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss Ultimate Volume, various Elvive
    Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Au Naturale styling gelee
    Flour sack towel, pixie diffuse or air dry.
    Experimenting with: benign neglect
  • april.southeapril.southe Posts: 24Registered Users
    I will make sure to check for products with those ingredients. i was thinking about clipping them up while they dry but i am not sure how to clip the back real good. Would I spin the hair around like a bun or just wad it up there? I will check youtube for a video if there is one out there. THanks so much!!!
    As I Am Daily Cleansing Conditioner

    Suave Coconut Conditioner

    UR Curly Tight Curl Enhancer
  • MarciMarci Posts: 225Registered Users
    I love those tight coily spirals too!! Sometimes I will take a damp clump and wind it around my finger and clip it with a metal clip until dry. I would never do this all over my head. Just a few strategic ones if they aren't curling quite right. Hope it helps :)
    2C-3A MBL layered
    Medium/fine texture, high density, normal porosity and elasticity. Dry climate.

    Cleanse: SM MR, YTC
    Hydrate: Joico Kpak,DevaCurl OC
    Style: AG reCoil, LALSG

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