Type 3c hair tends to be higher in density and coarser than type 2 or 3 hair giving it more volume. Youll know for sure if you take a few strands of hair and wind them around the width of a pencil.
Very curly hair is oftentimes classified as 3C.
Do i have 3b or 3c hair. 3B hair is generally dense. How do you know if you might be a Type 3C. Type 3C was created because it was clear there was a type missing between Type 3B and Type 4A.
The tightest of type 3 curls 3c curls can wrap snugly around a pencil and are densely packed together on your head which gives them more volumeWhat sets these curls apart is that they are fine textured. If your spiral curls are the size of a pencil you have type 3C hair. Generally speaking any curl pattern that is somewhere between a marker size and pencil size will be 3b or 3c.
If they wrap around well you have 3c hair. Type 3 curly hair ranges from a light curl to tight curly tendrils and usually have a combination of textures. For example I have 3b curls on most of my head but 3c and 4a at the nape of my neck and 2c on my.
Taking care of your 3c natural hair will become easier once you get the hang of it. Actually marker size is 3b and 3c was invented by posters on NC to describe that is prone to being big but has a definite curl pattern. Many women fall under this category but dont know what it means when it comes to which hair care products they need to add to their lineup and how they.
3C tends to have the highest amount of volume but also tends to have the most shrinkage. How do you know for sure if you have 3c hair. A 3C hair is the tightest curl pattern of all type 3 hair it looks like the curly end of a corkscrew and can be as long as a pencil or straw.
Type 3B hair has a medium amount of curls ranging from bouncy ringlets spiral-like curls of hair to tight corkscrews spiral-shaped corkscrew curls. Turns out the answer is unanimously yes. When it comes to caring for curls its important to work a.
I have naturally red 3B3C hair so its always been quite curly and large which I love. 3C was created and added to the hair type chart when it was clear that there was a missing type between 3B and 4A. 3C hair is a curly hair type consisting of tight coils with volume with lots of strands packed together to create texture.
Type 3A hair is very shiny and loose. 3C hair is a curly hair type that is made up of tight coils with volume and lots of strands that are packed together to create this texture. Type 3C curls are much tighter in circumference.
3C was created and added to the hair type chart when it was clear that there was a missing type between 3B and 4A. Im looking everywhere for some styles that give off the classy vibe without having to straighten my hair but it seems even the curliest styles are just beach waves. You have big loose curls and spirals similar in circumference to a piece of thick sidewalk chalk.
In this post well discuss some ways to care for your 3c hair to get the. They are defined and springy with more height and volume at the root than type 2s. When I reviewed the hair type page I was immediately drawn to the image of the girl with 3c hair because her hair resembled my own.
You would have very curly hair that held on to its S or Z-curve shape even. Type 3C hair isnt a part of the Andre Walker Hair Typing System. 3C curls are definitively tighter than 3B curlsthink the size of a straw or penciland thickly packed together giving your hair some major volume.
If your curls easily wrap around the sidewalk chalk then you have type 3A hair. There are 2 ways to identify if you have type 3C hair on close examination you will notice that 3C hair has S-shaped curls and if you fit a regular pencil inside one of your curls it wraps snugly around it. Its made up of tightly-packed corkscrew-like curls that tend to be as big around as a pencil.
Please see the whats missing section below for more information. If the permanent marker is the best fit then your hair type is 3B. Your hair looks like 3c to me.
As I continued to read. Type 3C hair has springs that are smaller and more tightly-packed than 3B and they can vary from precisely defined to loose helixes. Type 3c curls are finer in texture though packed tightly together on the head For example my hair is 3c with a touch of 3b in certain areas.
This is sometimes called curly-coily hair due to its density. Women who have Type 3C hair often dont know what to do with their hair because its a tad overlooked in the haircare world. 3c curls resemble the size and shape of corkscrews.
However Im playing a character thats an old money New England prep type. This was the reason why the 3c curl category was defined much later when fine textured tight curls couldnt be put in 3b or 4A categories. Its definitely possible to have in-between curl types and several curl types on your head Breyer explains.
4a hair is like the size of a coffee stirrer.