I do it because it gives me tighter curls and more volume, especially at the roots. An added bonus is that it gets my wet hair up and out of the way so it doesn't drip all over me while I'm getting dressed. I apply products and then plop for about 20 minutes or so.
Brooklyn, NY

Hair: 3A/B, Underlayer of 2B
HG products:
Winter- Giovanni Tea Tree (co-wash) & 50/50 (condish); Curl Junkie Curl Assurance Leave-In; Curls Milkshake & Quenched Curls; Re:coil; BRHG
Summer: DevaCurl No Poo & OneC; CK; Re:coil; BRHG; Honey!!!

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