Give your wash-n-go a boost by adding superb definition to your curls.
“I love this because it is virtually weightless,” says Danielle. “It works best for for wavy or loosely curled hair types.” ($14, available at Amazon.com)
By adding volume at the roots, your wash-n-go will look fuller and give your curl va-voom!
“This cream prevents curls from shrinking as it dries,” says Danielle. “It enhances your natural curl without adding any buildup.” ($33, available at Rickysnyc.com)
For an on-the-go look that’s still sleek and refined, try turning your wash-n-go curls into a pretty, curly topknot.
“These elastic bands are great for pulling curly hair back into a bun or puff. They also double as headbands and are gentle on your edges,” says Danielle. ($5, available at Walmart.com)
This show-stopping look is a chic option for giving your wash-n-go new life.
“I will add this on top of color treated hair to give it extra shine,” says Danielle. ($12 each, available at Amazon.com)
What’s better than a head full of lush, well-defined curls? By adding layers to naturally curly hair and using a volumizing mousse, it’s easy take your hair to new heights.
“Apply this on wet hair, sit under the dryer or use a hand dryer with a diffuser for 10 minutes, and simply tousle the hair with your fingers when you’re done” says Danielle. ($25, available at Amazon.com)
Feeling ultra bold? Grab the clippers and transform your wash-n-go into an edgy half-shaven style.
“For this look, the Foaming Pomade helps to smooth, soften, and condition both the long and short sides of the style,” says Danielle. ($11, available at Amazon.com)
Give your do a boost with a bow!
“I love accessories because they add flare and are so inexpensive,” says Danielle. “I get the best finds at Forever 21.” ($2, available at Forever21.com)
Don’t be afraid to go cropped. A super short do is easy to maintain and brings out the natural features of your face.
“Even short hair needs to be moisturized properly,” says Danielle. “And a satin pillowcase is a must!” ($22, available at Target.com)
Highlights add dimension to natural curls and give the illusion of fuller hair.
“Natural hair needs a very gentle color and The Color reacts very well to my clients’ delicate curls,” says Danielle. ($11, available at Amazon.com)
Even if you rock a TWA, try setting your curls in a different direction. This naturalista’s curls come forward in the front for a mini bang with major style!
“For a gentle hold and shiny, healthy-looking curls, this spray is a must-have,” says Danielle. ($10, available at Target.com)
Create a snazzy fro-hawk by adding flat twists or cornrows on the sides of your wash-and-go.
“This defining cream gel is perfect for cornrows or flat twists because it is moisturizing and doesn’t flake like typical hair gels,” says Danielle. ($19, available at Rickysnyc.com)
A center part is a quick way to give your curls new life. Don’t worry about your part being perfect. Use your fingers to separate your hair for a more natural look.
“Whatever style you rock, moisture is the key to controlling flyaways and preventing split ends,” says Danielle. “This cream restores moisture to help your curls hold up longer.” ($10, available at Target.com)
Sectioning kinky hair into coils helps define the curl pattern and lasts frizz-free for up to a week.
“This is one of my favorite products to control frizz,” says Danielle. “It also adds moisture and shine.” ($13, Walgreens.com)
If you’ve got a few hairpins in your drawer, break them out and create a free-flowing updo. You can pin up all of your hair, or like this naturalista shows, a small pinned-up section in the front is cute too!
“This is a great two-for-one gel,” says Danielle. “You can use it on wet hair to define your curls and also on your edges for a sleeker updo.” ($17, Target.com)