Type 3 textured hair is curly. You generally notice this type of hair when pulling a strand of hair you notice that it has a defined "S" shape. The S can even look like a "Z" on some occasions. It tends to have a defined pattern of curls instead. Type 3 curls are well-defined and springy about the size of a sharpie's circumference;
Type 3 curls can vary from wide curls to tight corkscrew shape with or without product applied, this type of hair tends to have more body and definition, depending on the weather (Humidity = Frizz) and is more prone to damage. Lack of proper care often creates dull, shapeless curls. If you apply excess heat with a Blower or Iron this may be the reason why your curls may be mistreated.
Type 3B 3C has more tight coils with volume and lots of strands that are packed together to create this texture. 3C curls are much tighter in circumference and the texture has lots of volume. The stands are densely packed together, tightly curled and borderlines kinky hair.
CURLY HAIR STYLING TIP:
Curly hair has more character and definition. If you apply too much styling product it can weigh down or get a greasy finish look, try applying little styling products for a beautiful voluminous result. Our luxurious 4 steps hydrating hair care system can help you control frizz, as they provide a soft hold and frizz protection.
The key to guaranteeing effortless, frizz free curls is a proper styling technique and product application. Always start with a fresh, clean palette on day #1. Begin with Cleansing, Conditioning, Moisturizing your hair. Then proceed to apply your styling product like our Hydrating Frizz Control Cream and/or our Hydrating Soft Hold Gellie.