Growing and caring for curls can be expensive. There are a lot of pricey products on the market, making it easy to bust your budget. However, you don't need to spend a bundle in order to have long, healthy curls. Here's how to grow long curls without ruining your budget. Give these tips and tricks a shot, and let us know which are your favorites.
How To Grow Long Curls Without Ruining Your Budget
Don't afraid to DIY:
This is an area where you can save yourself a boatload of cash. However, you can keep your budget in line by DIY-ing. There's a lot of benefits to learning how to make your own curl care products. For example, it's cheaper, healthier for you, as well as the environment. You can also fully customize your products to be exactly what your curls need.
Don't over manipulate:
If you touch your curls too much, or use too many protective styles, you can ultimately end up damaging your strands. Instead, opt for gentle styles such as wash and gos, or protective styles that can last for awhile. By skipping regular styles or too much styling, you'll also be able to minimize the amount of product you use, and how often you use it. This will save you money.
Get a great regimen:
One way to save money when caring for curls is to get a great regimen. When you know exactly how to take care of your curls, you also know how much product you'll need. Therefore, you can plan how to best utilize your budget for effective curl care. This will also help you know when you need to take trips to the salon, so you can most effectively plan for it.
What's your favorite curl care money saving tip? If you've got some goodies to share, make sure you drop us a line. We love hearing from our curly girls!