Anything else better than mousse?

my hair is a nice curl, but if I do not use a lot of mousse its an afro. I hate how mousse anf hairspray makes its so dry and crunchy, but I love how it holds. Any ideas?

2 Answers

Have you tried styling gel instead of mousse? 
Try a gel-cream or butter. Not only do they provide extra hydration to thirsty curls, they prevent frizz without weighing hair down as well. Here are some favorites: