Finger coils

Happy holidays!!

So on this post I’m going to share some insights on styling your natural hair.

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My hair  texture (4c) has such an advantage with styling because it’s really thick &volumptuos and the coarseness allows the style to stick .

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Most African hair is of this type but if your  hair is soft , fear not everything still works .

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I love styling my hair in finger coils when I really don’t want to touch my hair over the week , as it lasts me a week or even more if you take care of it.

This is how to achieve the coils :

  1. Once you wet your hair/ from washing , take your hair strand by strand , with the thickness of your choice (small is better to achieve long lasting coils )and apply oil to your scalp and using moisturiser or leave in conditioner , take the strand of hair from the root and twirl your finger till the end of the hair . Once you reach the end of the hair , twist the end with your finger to secure the ends.
  2. I was looking to secure some bangs so at the front I finger coiled my hair toward my forehead after sectioning the portion which I wanted as a bangs .
  3. Do step one repeatedly until you complete your entire head.
  4. Once that is done , you can tie your hair in a scarf , go to bed and prepare for the next day.
  5. Undo the scarf then your good to go! It’s that simple .

If you prefer a Mohawk kind of look you can use bobby pins to pin the sides of your hair .

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This is literally my go to when I’m really not in the mood to do much with my hair .

To keep the coils ,always tie a satin scarf on your head before bed , oil your hair in intervals of two days so as to keep it glowing.

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The coils are a little rusty but it’s because they were on for over two weeks .

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 I hope you enjoyed this post, do stay tuned for more , but most importantly,stay safe!

Ps: I started my you tube channel and I can’t wait to start sharing my hair routine , fashion hauls , vlogs and more .

Click on the link below to see my first vlog on thrift social :
https://youtu.be/QpB49i6DsX0

Xx

Sincerely,Didi 

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