Taliah Waajid Curly Curl Cream…Yay or Nay?

So, I never actually bought this product; my older brother gave me his spare container when he came down to visit. I really wanted to like this product, being a fan of Taliah Waajid in general, but I didn’t.

Initial Thoughts:

I opened the jar and the cream was very THICK. The jar said I could use it on dry or wet hair, so I opted for styling my hair dry (since I’m not a big fan of shrinkage). When I put it in my hair, it felt like a glob just sitting there. I tried to smear it into my strands, hoping my hair would take in the product better. It didn’t work; the cream was too thick for my thin strands.

I tried it again, recently, on my wet hair. Yeah, the cream did a bit better, concerning the curl definition, but I still felt like it was too heavy for my hair. I ended up rinsing it out. Although I like Taliah Waajid, especially their leave-in conditioner/detangler (The Great Detangler works wonders, by the way), I was not a fan of their Curly Curl Cream. I really wanted to like it since I have been looking for a product that can define my curls, not only when it’s wet but dry.

For those of you who don’t know, my hair is 4a, thin and fragile – so this product may work for thicker or coarser hair; it just didn’t work for me.

I know this product works for a lot to of people, but if you have hair like me, think twice before buying this (or try it before you buy it).

Image Courtesy of GlamByDjen. Check out her review on the Taliah Waajid Curly Curl Cream on her 4c hair here.

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