Curl Patterns

Textured hair has special care and styling needs based on its unique curl patterns. Inspired by celebrity stylist Andre Walker's hair types, and built upon by NaturallyCurly.com readers and hair professionals, our Texture Typing℠ system details the varieties of wavy, curly and coily hair. We've put together handy charts to help you identify your hair type at a glance. We've also given you quick care and styling tips as well as product recommendations to help keep your waves, curls and coils looking their best everyday.

Type 2 Wavy Hair

Type 3 Curly Hair

Type 4 Coily Hair