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curls of the Caribbean

Curly Kinky Hair Women in the Caribbean
Practices of Women With Curls in the Caribbean



‡ Walk, Don’t Run

Curls love water, from a shower-head, a spray bottle but not from a torrential downpour…in the Caribbean. Although it is well understood that water is the ultimate moisturiser for curls, rain remains a threat to natural-haired women (er, all women) because it ‘ruins’ hairstyles; moreover, because frizz reigns supreme on a wet day, some re-work may be required to recover one’s curls.

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Week ending March 5 

A refresh for low porosity curls

Starting Point:

  • Day 6
  • High frizz
  • Low moisture (medium moisture in some spots)
  • Tangles (I’m sure).

Continue reading “Revivify”


 Products headed for the switchstr Feb 28  event: Camille Rose Curl Maker, Deva Curl Ultra Defining Gel, Deva Curl One Condition Decadence Conditioner, Curls Creme Brulee Whipped Curl Cream, Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Leave-in Conditioner

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