Over the years, I’ve followed the unbeaten path when it came to my hair. There are a ton of curly and coily hair tips, almost endless amounts, and it can get overwhelming at times. Because of that, there are some obvious natural hair staples and techniques that I simply never got around to trying because my products and regimen were working. Over time, you start to better understand your hair and discover obvious techniques that work well for you which you may have once overlooked. Here are some products and techniques that are considered tried-and-true in the curly community that I did not try and discover until later in my journey.

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