What Does "2nd Day Hair" Mean?
View Single Post
View Public Profile
Send a private message to BotticelliBrit
Find More Posts by BotticelliBrit
Join Date: Sep 2013
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 05:50AM
For second day hair I pineapple (ensuring all my curls are hanging down the front of my head/my forehead, rather than down my neck like a traditional ponytail would). Also make sure you don't tie the hair band when you pineapple - just place it round your hair once so it holds it, but loosely. This way it won't affect the curl pattern or give you that annoying crease!
Sometimes I sleep with a satin bonnet on (got mine off Amazon for only a few pound), but I don't always do that. It does help reduce frizz, but sometimes I find the bonnet will also decrease my volume.
I don't re-wet my hair in the morning (as, for me, this means frizz-central), but I know a lot of people have luck with that!
3A with some 3B thrown in. Medium porosity.
Pre-poo: Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
Low-poo: SM Coconut & Hibiscus shampoo / ElastaQP Créme Conditioning shampoo
ORS Olive Oil Replenishing Conditioner
D/C: Giovanni 2chic Avocado & Olive Oil Ultra Moist Deep Moisture Mask
Leave-in: My DNA
Styler: Ouidad Climate Control Heat & Humidity
UK curly. CG since October 2013.
Aiming for WL curls (eventually)