What is my hair texture?

CrazyCurls13CrazyCurls13 Posts: 29Registered Users, Curl Ambassador Curl Novice
Hello. I'm not sure what my hair texture is and I was hoping someone could help me. My hair is midback length, shrinks past my shoulders, and makes crochet hook sized curls about an inch from my roots. I pretty sure it's 4a but wanted to get another opinion. Thanks in advance!

Best Answer

  • Guide 65Guide 65 Posts: 1,984 Curl Virtuoso
    Accepted Answer
    It's hard to say just based on a description.  It would be much easier if you could post a picture.  You don't have to show your face - just the back of your head would work, or use something to blank our your face.  But your curl pattern really isn't important.  What matters more is the porosity, density and hair strand thickness.  Those can help you decide what products to use. 
    Formerly known as Janiegirl
    2B/2C, fine hair, low density, mixed porosity, protein loving hair
    Current products:
    Changing up my shampoos because I can't find one I like
    Deva Curl One Condition (original formula)
    Innersense I Create Volume
    Deva Curl Ultra Defining Gel

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