In the morning do you look as if you stuck your finger into an electrical socket? There are more than a few of us on staff with unruly, curly hair that only looks the way we want it to maybe a third of the time. We work hard to manage our curls and over the years we’ve learned they look their best when we embrace them in their full glory. Style icon, Diane Von Furstenberg once said, “I used to be very insecure about my curly hair because I lived in a country where everybody had blonde straight hair.”
So in an effort to help anyone else who might echo DVF’s curly hair woes, we’ve compiled easy tips on how to style curly hair so you can rock glorious tresses on a daily basis. Here are 20 ways to properly manage your curls so that next time you look in the mirror, you think: What beautiful hair! instead of: When did I get struck by lightning?
1. Product Management
Find products that work best for your specific hair type. This means you may have to try several—give them a couple of weeks before deciding yea or nay. Also, if you happen to meet someone with incredible curls that look similar to yours, don’t be afraid to pay the woman a compliment and ask what products she uses.
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