Curly Hair Blog at Curl Warehouse

Is There a 'Right Way' to Shampoo?
Shampooing your hair sounds simple, right? However, there are definitely people who aren't getting the best results they could be getting from their wash days, whether it's because they're in a hurry, have limited mobility in their hands, or aren't...
Why Does My Hair Feel Heavy or Weighed Down?
We hear from many customers that certain products or product types can make their hair feel heavy or weighed down. Sometimes, the feeling we describe as "weighed down" may actually mean something different, and it may not be related to...
2023 Curl Warehouse Wrap Up
2023 was another fantastic year for us at Curl Warehouse! We're so grateful to all of our amazing customers for ensuring we get to do what we love every single day by helping you find suitable products for your beautiful...
Gift Guide for People with Wavy, Curly, or Textured Hair - Updated for 2023!
This original post by Lisa was written in 2021. We have updated it with new suggestions for 2023! ----------- If you are starting your Black Friday or Holiday Season shopping list now, this blog will help you get some new...
The Benefits of Concentrated Hair Products
You might have heard us say on a product's page or in store that it is very "concentrated" or that "a little goes a long way." Many of the brands we carry are far more concentrated in their formulations than...
Do Your Shampoo & Conditioner Really Matter for Great Curls?
We frequently have customers in our store and online asking us if the shampoo and conditioner they're using matters if they want great curls. The short answer is: yes. The long answer requires a bit more information. How are curly...
Introducing Curlygirlmovement Products to North America!
We received quite a few requests from customers for this amazing European brand, Curlygirlmovement! You can now find their entire product line in store and online at Curl Warehouse. We're excited to continue to provide our customers with the chance...
What Are The Differences Between a Foam and a Mousse?
If you've been hanging around the curly hair community for a while, you may have seen people talking about their favourite foams and mousses. What's the difference? Do you need both? Which one is better for your hair type? We...
Stringy Curls? Create Juicy Curl Clumps with These Tips
Thank you to Kelly @2bornot2bwaves for this helpful blog post about stringy clumps and what to do about them! Remember that everyone's curls are different, and while can always make some changes to your routine, your curls are yours and may...
Caring for Curly Hair When You Have a Chronic Illness or Disability
Thanks to Sophie for writing this guest post for our curly readers about taking care of your hair when you’re chronically ill or have a disability. If you have any additional tips based on your own experience, please let us...
The Effects of Pool Chemicals on Your Curls
It's heating up out there and many of us find ourselves looking forward to an afternoon at the pool. In this blog post, we will explore the effects of chlorine on your curls and provide you with tips to protect and care...
How To Choose a Washday Lineup
This guest post was written by Kelly. You can visit her on Instagram at @2bornot2bwaves for more great curl tips and styling advice. Thank you, Kelly, for sharing your curl wisdom! It can be one of the hardest things as...
Dry Shampoo and Other Alternatives to Washing Your Hair
Being able to have multi-day hair that looks good is something we all want to achieve with the least amount of effort, right?  Using a dry shampoo can help you extend your waves and curls beyond wash day.  Dry shampoo -...
Ask the Curly Community: Things I Wish I Knew Before Embracing My Natural Curls
We asked our community on Instagram (follow us at @curlwarehouse!) what their best advice would be for someone who is just starting out in their curly journey. They didn't let us down! Much of this advice applies to all curl...
The Benefits of Rosemary Oil in Hair Products
Rosemary oil has been used for centuries in traditional medicine, including as a natural remedy for hair loss and encouraging hair growth. As you might expect from the name, it is an oil extracted from the Rosemary plant. Many companies are...
The 5 Types of Frizz
Frizz is part of having curly hair. It's important to realize that while you may be able to reduce it, it's never going away! Here are 5 types of frizz you may encounter on your curly journey and suggestions for...
Tips for a Great Curly Cut
If you have curly hair, you know how challenging it can be to find a stylist that specializes in cutting curly or textured hair. A cut performed by someone who isn't knowledgeable in our hair type can leave your hair looking uneven...
Celebrating 20 Years of Jessicurl
This weekend we are celebrating 20 years of Jessicurl in store and online! Our blogger, Lisa, interviewed Camille Zazou, Director of Impressions at Jessicurl, about the history of the company and its products. You'll notice as part of the celebrations...
Dictionary of Curl Styling Products
There are so many styling products out there! Our list of products available at Curl Warehouse, which is big but is certainly not absolutely everything, grows all the time. Let’s take a closer look at your options to provide you...
How Many Styling Products Do I Need for a Great Hair Day? Part 2 - Stylers
If you haven't read Part 1 of this blog, please read that first! The next step in your routine after a primer can include a product for hold and/or volume. The majority of our customers are looking for long-lasting results,...
How Many Styling Products Do I Need for a Great Hair Day? Part 1 - Primers
Your Question: How Many Styling Products Do I Need to Use for Great Results?My Answer: Two.  You’ve been trying the Curly Girl / Hair Method for a while and you're struggling, or perhaps you are new to the Method.  Either...