Tsk, Tsk, Seventeen Magazine!

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I was flipping through an old issue of Seventeen (August 2012-- Shay Mitchell on the cover) while working out, and I came across a hairstyle spread: "Best Curls Ever!"

Subtitle: "Unplug that flat-iron and stop all that straightening! With these new style ideas, you'll be crushing on your curly texture."

Except that one of the hairstyles, called "Perfect Swirls," did, in fact, call for a curling iron to "define your natural curls."

Uh, okay.

On the surface, I thought it was cool to see a feature with hairstyles specifically for curly hair. But then I realized... "With these new style ideas, you'll be crushing on your curly texture."

Seems we need topknots, side braids, and faux bobs (three of the styles featured) or touch-ups with a curling iron in order to love our curly hair.

Seems a little backhanded to me.

At the very least, the model looked like a natural curly to me. I'd put her at 2c, same as me
curlypearl likes this.
In most magazines they also advice girls with curly hair to find products laden with silicones to use in their hair-not the best advice lol!
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Cowash/Leave in- Suave naturals
RO-GVPCB
Gels- Biotera Styling Gel
SOTC-Biotera Curl Creme
Medium hair with normal porosity
Type 2C/3A
In most magazines they also advice girls with curly hair to find products laden with silicones to use in their hair-not the best advice lol!
Originally Posted by someonestakara
So true!
High Porosity, Fine, Thin Density, Low Elasticity
Suave for co-wash and rinse out. SM restorative as leave in. Ogx mousse, la looks, la bella, and cantu natural for stylers. Clarify and low poo once a month.
Curls
In most magazines they also advice girls with curly hair to find products laden with silicones to use in their hair-not the best advice lol!
Originally Posted by someonestakara
So true!
Originally Posted by Samanthascurlz
I'm just like :face palm: I did find something on co-washing in I think glamour last summer. Only a two sentence thing but its a start!
Cowash/Leave in- Suave naturals
RO-GVPCB
Gels- Biotera Styling Gel
SOTC-Biotera Curl Creme
Medium hair with normal porosity
Type 2C/3A

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