I know this doesn't apply to everyone, but raking gives my stringy curls. I have to smooth and then scrunch in products.
Originally Posted by mitabird
+1. I do the ponytail method...smoothing on the product like you would smooth out a ponytail. Then I scrunch very gently. As with Mitabird, if I rake at all I get stringy curls + frizz.
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