A gentle, sulfate-free shampoo is ideal for curls. Try L'Oréal Paris Ever Curly Hydracharge Shampoo ($7). Most shampoos strip hair of its natural oils, but this ultra-hydrating formula nourishes and conditions while it cleanses. Believe me, you’ll love it!
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For super soft and defined curls without frizz, try TRESemme Anti-Frizz Secret Crème ($5). Warning: This product might entice people to randomly start touching your locks. You can’t say I didn’t warn you!
Boosts curls with Garnier Fructis Style Curl Construct Mousse ($5)--it won’t leave your hair crunchy!
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Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus Curly & Style Milk ($8) won’t make you choose between defined and moisturized hair--it gives you both! This moisture-rich styling aid is made with coconut oil, vitamin E, silk protein, and other nourishing ingredients.
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Packed with natural grape seed oil and jasmine, Not Your Mother’s Kinky Moves Curl Defining Hair Cream ($5) gives hair volume and bounce.
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Tight coarse curls tend to shrink up. Loosen them with Marc Anthony Curls Stretch ($9). Your locks will look instantly longer!
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Unlike most gels, the Got2B Kinkier Double Curling Power Amplifying Curling Spray Gel ($6) provides a natural, touchable look. Expect soft, shiny curls!
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The super light Miziani Gloss Veil Shine Spray ($8) amps up shine and leaves ringlets with a soft finish. Love!