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Go DIY and "Dust"

"The 'dusting' technique keeps my curls healthy between costly hair appointments. Invest in hair sheers from your local beauty supply store, style your hair as you typically wear it, and then go through your hair, curl by curl, and simply snip off the tips that look or feel a bit rough. By trimming your hair while it's dry and in its curly state, you'll know exactly how it will look—and you won't have any shrinkage shock after washing your hair." —Charmaine Daudu, Youtube vlogger

15 Hair Tricks Women With Gorgeous Curls Swear By


By Deanna Pai. Photos courtesy of subjects.

There's no getting around this: Styling curly hair can be a challenge. (Looking at you, triangle hair!) It's inherently dry, often coarse, and prone to frizz. But here's the great thing: With the right tricks and products, you can get a halo of soft, healthy curls—just the way you want them. We know, because we talked to 15 different women—all with curls of varying patterns—who've not only embraced, but mastered, their natural texture. Click on through to discover their best hair secrets.

This story originally appeared on Glamour.

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