Plus 1 for scrunching to the side. I tried the up side down thing several times, and while I sort of like it for rinsing my scalp, I couldn't possibly use it for styling. There would be hair going in all directions and definitely not curling together.
2c/3a, dense, fairly coarse, normal porosity and elasticity, bsl
Low poo: Giovanni 50 50
RO: AOHR, Desert Essence coconut
LI: Giovanni Direct, Desert Essence curl cream
Stylers: kccc, HE smu
Sealers: argan oil or evoo