Are you still plopping your curly hair with cotton t-shirts? Embarrassed to have your friends, boyfriend, delivery person see you in that old white tee? The solution is this elegant, black microfiber towel for curly hair.
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Curly girl Details
I have utilized a cotton t-shirt since the beginning of my curly girl journey. However, as I mentioned above, I was embarrassed to have anyone see me. Plus, I wanted to reduce my hair drying time a bit.
My Curly Hair Type
- Thick, long layered hair
- Low porosity
- 2c 3a curls
- Lightly colored
My Testing Method
Before writing this microfiber hair towel review, I spent weeks testing it out. Here are the different methods of styling I tried.
- No product. Curls twisted in wrap. Styling products applied and diffused.
- Leave in conditioner. Curls twisted in wrap. KinkyCurly Custard scrunched in and diffused.
- All styling products. Curls twisted. Diffused.
- No products. Curls plopped. My 2 favorite curly products applied and diffused. (I love damp styling!)
Hair Turban Towel Review
For my thick, long 2c 3a curls, number 4 worked the best for me. This microfiber hair towel for curly hair works great for plopping. In addition, it’s comfortable and secure!
It soaks the water out of my hair quickly and without the frizz. The result, my drying time went from 45 minutes to 30 minutes.
The fabric is soft, and dries quickly. I can hang it up and use it more than once. Plus, it does not damage my curls.
This fast drying turban looks elegant on. Therefore, I’m no longer hiding while my hair is drying.
Using the microfiber hair towel as a turban stretched my curls out every single time. I could not make them bounce back unless I added water. The whole point of this new drying towel was to reduce time with my hair dryer.
Switching my hair routine from plopping with a t-shirt to this microfiber towel took some trial and error. It is quite different from a towel or cotton.
Microfiber Hair Towel Conclusion
If you are suffering from lengthy drying times, t-shirts that never stay on or that “I can’t let someone see me like this,” try The Perfect Haircare towel wrap. It even comes with a detangling brush!
Let me know your thoughts below in the comments. Love it? or Return to the t-shirt?