So many tips for a successful washday from how to shampoo in sections, and detangle, to steaming and deep conditioning. But we do all these, and at last rinse off the last traces of all our washday products and suddenly we are stumped and stuck with the ultimate question WHAT NEXT?
We all at one point have faced this question. After meticulously going through all the wash day steps and we are stuck with a sweet-smelling freshly washed head of hair with no idea what on earth to do with it. I know what you are thinking, how about the two good old options of a twist-out or a wash-n-go? Well, I personally would like to do other things with my curls than being stuck with these two styles always. So here we will discover 3 Primary Sets of steps you can take on immediately after your final rinse on washdays.
Come with me, let's explore your options in various categories
CATEGORY 1:- TOWEL-DRY, MOISTURIZE, AND STYLE
I. After the final rinse-out of the washday steps, Pat curls dry gently with an old cotton t-shirt, avoid using towels because they will snag on your curls and cause damage in the wet, weakened state of your hair.
II. Moisturize your hair according to its porosity level and needs. For Low Porosity Hair types, moisturize with lighter weight and water-based leave-in conditioners with slip to make for easier hair manipulation, like our moisturizing LEAVE-IN DETANGLER allow the leave-in conditioner/ moisturizer time to be absorbed then seal with light oil.
For High Porosity Hair types, moisturize with a moisturizing leave-in, and follow through to seal the moisture with a heavier sealing oil or butter. Do not apply butter and sealing oils to dry hair or without first applying a moisturizer.
To moisturize high porosity hair types on days excluding washdays, Use these steps;1. a water spritz as a liquid leave-in. 2. Apply a moisturizing leave-in or Styler like our CURLS UNLEASHED. 3. Seal with oil, use the GROWTH BURST SERUM.
III. Now style your freshly washed, detangled, and moisturized curls with any of the inspirations below;