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As easy as 2a, 3b, 4c (hair): your curls, explained

As easy as 2a, 3b, 4c (hair): your curls, explained

All curly hair is beautiful, but not all curly hair is the same. In fact, there are so many types that collecting them all under one term just doesn’t do your hair justice. Besides that, each curl type reacts to different care. So sort the waves from the ringlets, and the kinks from the curls: this guide is here to help you straighten everything out (except your hair, obviously).

Of course, it’s pretty hard to get the differences between each type from just an explanation – so we asked some of you to help us out. Just click on the images below to start exploring.

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