But, time is a factor. If it took a long time to do it, I'd just go for the second look because I'm lazy.
You could try to use some kind of hairspray to try and salvage volume for your skip-curls... Might give you the best of your preferred worlds.
Sometimes I feel too Shirley-Temple-ish with the structured curls.
What did you do in this picture? I love it! I posted a comment and LOL when I saw I already commented on that one.