7 Best Haircuts for Curly Hair
Put down the flat iron. Follow these expert tips for getting a great curly haircut that will work for -- not against -- your waves
If you have thick, very tight curls ...Get a shoulder-length pageboy cut with longer layers at the ends.
Why the cut works: It's not quite a lob (long bob), but the cut is a length that sits right on your shoulders, which makes Corinne Bailey Rae's beautiful curls short enough to maintain but long enough to prevent her hair from getting too big, says Stephens. To get this look:
Step 1: Apply a leave-in conditioner to damp hair. Stephens likes Motions Nourish Leave-In Conditioner, $3.99.
Step 2: Scrunch curls to "push the curl in," says Stephens.
Step 3: Blow dry hair with a diffuser.
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