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How to handle curly hair

This is a long search of mine on Youtube & the web, spread over many different days. I hope most of the links still work and that the videos are still all out there.


Jessicurl, to plop = to plunk (or a state of permascrunch ):
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How to style curly hair:
/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3Dz7FPOokVU7E" class="Popup

My Hair Regimen - How to take care of curly hair!
/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DIQhaBJAVTi4" class="Popup

How To: Deal with Curly Hair:
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Curly hair commandments:
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Styling tips for curly hair:
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How to hand diffuse hair:
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How to get wavy/curly hair with just a scrunchie:
/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3D2hkGnkX8d2U" class="Popup
(couldn't find the sequel)

Healthy way to get wavy hair:
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Healthy way to obtain curls:
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A number of updo vids from same YouTuber:
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3 vids from someone's curly hair blog (curllove) on styling, clipping, diffusing
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Same vids on Google, direct links (in case the link immediately above doesn't work):
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Stap 2: /home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fvideo.google.com%2Fvideoplay%3Fdocid%3D6564667289862627330%26amp%3Bhl%3Den" class="Popup
Stap 3: /home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fvideo.google.com%2Fvideoplay%3Fdocid%3D8249713273262080289%26amp%3Bhl%3Den" class="Popup

Someone here had a different idea for plopping, a brilliant idea:
http://www.naturallycurly.com/curltalk/showthread.php?t=41091

Older plopping link:
http://www.naturallycurly.com/tips/to-plop-or-not-to-plop

CG method, Lorraine Massey (from the Curly Girl book):
http://www.naturallycurly.com/curltalk/showthread.php?t=14702

Videos on Lorraine Massey. Look at the difference in curls! Especially video 1 is great:
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/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.brightcove.tv%2Ftitle.jsp%3Ftitle%3D1328195691%26amp%3Bchannel%3D1127772616" class="Popup

Site of a longhaired curly with beautiful curly hair:
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Wavy hair with no heat (lots of products but the idea isn't bad):
/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fnl.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DW2ZNsudkM6k" class="Popup

The Basics: Natural Hair Care:
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Wikihow page on the CG method:
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Deep waves without chemicals or heat:
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Lazycurls' 9 step videos for washing & styling curly hair

Step 1
Wetting & protecting with jojoba/coconut/shea:
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Step 2
CO washing:
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Step 3
Honey/Condish in length, no rinsing, then wide tooth combing:
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Step 4
Leave products for 5 min., then comb & rinse:
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Step 5
Squeeze water out, condition length, comb out:
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Step 6
Comb products through rest of hair:
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Step 7
Don't rinse, plop in turbie!
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Step 8
4 hours of natural drying & 3 towels later
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Step 9
Still damp in the morning, but a good curly day
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How to diffuse curly hair:
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/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fnl.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DHFt1B6iaQDQ" class="Popup (wavy hair)
/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fnl.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3D2j4G3LKvSlU%26amp%3Bfeature%3Dchannel" class="Popup (wavy hair)
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/home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fnl.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DJ6fuX8Xr5r0" class="Popup (when your diffuser doesn't fit LOL)

Comments

  • Rubber BiscuitRubber Biscuit Posts: 1,294Registered Users
    Wow! That's incredible! Thanks for sharing all of your hard work! :)
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  • SystemSystem Posts: 39,059 Administrator
    Wow, I need to bookmark this thread! Thank you!
  • rudeechickrudeechick Posts: 6,726Registered Users
    Wow, nice resource for newbies! Thanks for the effort, will check them out!:wav:
    Curls,Coils,Waves & WhatKnot:geek:
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  • DraakjeDraakje Posts: 161Registered Users
    Haha, your dutch is shining through ("stap" instead of "step") :tongue3:

    Awesome list of links!! Nice job!
    2c? 3a? Mostly coarse, but LOVIN' the proteins and fighting overconditioning! My hair is just plain weird :glasses1:

    LowPOO; Creme of Nature shampoo
    CO; L'Oreal Nutrigloss & AOGBP
    Other; nettle tea once a week instead of CO, JCRR, JCAS
    Stylers; KCCC, L'oreal studio line gel
    Don't like; PVP, non-vegetable glycerine

    /home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fpscurly.blogspot.com%2F" class="Popup <-- my very own, dutch, blog! Check it out :tongue3:
  • asugirlasugirl Posts: 937Registered Users
    I would like to bookmark it too, but I don't know how! Can somebody help? TIA :happy7:

    2c/3a - fine - medium porosity & density
  • SystemSystem Posts: 39,059 Administrator
    asugirl wrote: »
    I would like to bookmark it too, but I don't know how! Can somebody help? TIA :happy7:

    Do you see the menu to the top left of your screen? Click on Favorites and add to favorites. It will let you bookmark it and then you can always open it from there.
  • lapushkalapushka Posts: 601Registered Users
    Draakje wrote: »
    Haha, your dutch is shining through ("stap" instead of "step") :tongue3:

    Damn! Thought I'd gotten rid of the Dutch speak! LOL ;-)
  • asugirlasugirl Posts: 937Registered Users
    Hey Speckla, thanks! I thought there was a way at this website to bookmark. You're talking about adding to my own saved favorites? That I can do!

    Do you see the menu to the top left of your screen? Click on Favorites and add to favorites. It will let you bookmark it and then you can always open it from there.[/quote]

    2c/3a - fine - medium porosity & density
  • whatsercurlwhatsercurl Posts: 4,049Registered Users
    asugirl wrote: »
    Hey Speckla, thanks! I thought there was a way at this website to bookmark. You're talking about adding to my own saved favorites? That I can do!

    Do you see the menu to the top left of your screen? Click on Favorites and add to favorites. It will let you bookmark it and then you can always open it from there.
    [/QUOTE]


    If you subscribe to the thread, it's like a bookmark.
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  • curlypearlcurlypearl Posts: 11,970Registered Users Curl Novice
    Amazing! I can't wait to watch many of these. Terrific job!
    2/c Coarse hair med. density.
    Highly porous. Color over grey.
    I love all the Curl Junkie products. Still experimenting with gels and curl creams. Still hoping for 2nd day hair....
    Every day is a gift :flower:
  • waterlily716waterlily716 Posts: 781Registered Users
    Wow! What a great resource. I haven't watched them all, but I did bookmark this lapushka! Thanks! I had actually started compiling my own playlist on youtube of curly videos too. It's here:
    /home/leaving?target=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fview_play_list%3Fp%3D5F559BA59D98026F" class="Popup

    Oh, and you can watch my videos too if you like. :)
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    rinse out CO: GVP conditioning balm
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