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Shine, luster and fighting dull locks

Shiny hair is a byproduct of when hair strands lay side-by-side — hence why flat ironing hair increases shine. Uniformity in curl pattern is what reduces frizz and increases shine. The less uniform someone’s curl pattern is, the more “mismatched” the peaks and valleys of each hair strand become. This causes light to refract and scatter on each hair strand, rather than reflecting a brilliant sheen. Some starting methods popular for kinky hair types, such as comb coils, can make baby […]