Type 3 hair includes lightly curly to very curly hair patterns that are well-defined and springy. Curly hair has a lot of body and can be easily styled in its natural state or straightened with a blow-dryer. Despite its appearance, type 3 curls are soft and fine rather than coarse.
Type 3a curls shows a definite loopy "s" pattern. C3a hair is well defined and usually springy with a circumference the width of a piece of sidewalk chalk. Generally, this hair type can be easily straightened or retexturized. 3a curls are more prone to frizz and losing definition that type 2 hair. 3a celebrities include Taylor Swift, Lorde, Annalynne Mccord, and Kimberly Perry.
3b curls are more voluminous and have a smaller circumference than 3a curls--the size of a Sharpie marker. 3b hair is usually less shiner than 3a curls. The texture can be coarse and dense. 3b celebrities include Anna Shaffer, Julianna Margulies, Tae Heckard, and Jasmine Sanders.
Type 3c hair is full of volume. The curls resemble tight corkscrewes and are approximately the circumference of a pencil or straw. 3c hair tends to be higher in density and coarser than type 2 or 3 hair. 3c curls are finer in texture, though packed tightly together on the head. 3c celebrties include Tracee Ellis Ross, Leela James, Tessa Thompson, Jurnee Smollett Bell, Kelis.