Decode Your Coils: A Simple Guide to Curly Hair Types
Type 4 Curls - Teyonnah Parris
Twist-outs, braid-outs and updos work well on type 4 hair since it is more pliable and...
Twist-outs, braid-outs and updos work well on type 4 hair since it is more pliable and tends to hold styles more readily than looser curl types. Many women with type 4 hair also enjoy wearing protective styles, which are styles that conceal the ends of the hair in order to prevent breakage and aid in length retention. Protective styles include mini-twists, pompadours and any low-manipulation style that keeps the hair moisturized and tucked away.