Fall Into Fall With 20 Delectable Curly Hairstyles

You see it everywhere now. Women are starting to put their flat irons down and embrace their natural texture! With all the information now available about how to care for, cut and style curly hair, a curl revolution is definitely starting.

It isn’t even just about curly hair in general. We are now armed with information that is tailored to the different types of waves and curls that are out there.

There are so many different kinds of curl products and tools available on the market these days.

No more worries about frizz, unmanageability or the wrong haircut.

Here are 20 gorgeous curly hairstyles that are perfect for fall!

Lily

Lily’s hair is slightly waved and cut into one length which gives the hair maximum density.

Lily - Giles Deacon Spring Summer 2007 Launch for Mulberry

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use a lightweight conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes with hair that is naturally slightly wavy will look good and easily style into this look.

Kyra

Kyra’s hair has some wave to it. It is cut with layers that start at her jawline.

Kyra Loose Curls 2011 Environmental Media Awards - Arrivals

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use a lightweight conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes with hair that is naturally wavy will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

This hair type could be layered without it expanding. Hair that has more wave or curl will get a different effect with this same exact haircut.

Taylor

Taylor Swift’s hair’s natural texture in this picture is enhanced with a few curls put in by a curling wand.

Taylor - 2008 American Music Awards - Arrivals

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Condition the hair afterwards.

3. Apply a curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a thermal protection to hair.

7. Wrap sections of hair on the surface on a curling wand.

8. Set with hairspray.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes with hair that has some wave and curl will look good and easily style into this look.

Julia

Curly hair always makes an easy, quick and effortlessly beautiful updo.

Julia Loose Curly Look 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free moisturizing shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight products that will give your curls moisture and hold.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

7. Loosely pull the hair back into a bun.

8. Secure with bobby pins.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes with hair that has naturally looser curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Andie

Andie’s gorgeous loose curls are cut into long layers which maintains most of its weight and gives a triangular silhouette.

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free moisturizing shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight products that will give your curls moisture and hold.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Longer face shapes with hair that has naturally looser curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

A great way to save money is to use old t-shirts as a towel instead towels meant for curly hair.

Solange

Solange’s curls are cut shorter in the bottom and longer on the top, following the shape of the head. This gives it the stylish round silhouette that she has.

HBO's

How To Style:

1. Skip shampoo and wash your hair with just conditioner.

2. Apply a super hydrating leave-in conditioner after.

3. Braid of twist sections of hair.

4. Air dry.

5. Undo your braid or twist.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes with hair that naturally coils will look good and easily style into this look.

Shakira

Shakira’s organic-looking waves are frizz-free and perfectly imperfect.

 

Shakira Loose Waves 2008 ALMA Awards - Press Room

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use a lightweight conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply product for more texture.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes with hair that has natural medium waves will look good and easily style into this look.

Minnie

Minnie’s beautiful texture is a mixture of waves and curls. It is cut into long layers which gives her hair space to curl.

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use frizz-fighting conditioner after.

3. Apply a curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave and curl formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Longer face shapes with hair that has waves and some curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

Hair that is mostly worn naturally curly should be cut a special way. If its length is cut like straight hair, it ends up looking crooked when dry. When it is layered like straight hair, it ends up having a shelf where the shortest layers are.

Rihanna

These shiny, smooth, perfectly defined red spiral curls look absolutely fierce on Rihanna.

curly hairstyles

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply products that give curls moisture and hold.

4. Twist sections of hair to promote curl formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a product to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes with hair that has naturally looser curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

Apply your styling product to wet hair. Hair is more easily controlled when it is wet. Once it starts to dry, it begins to have a mind of its own!

Rebecca

A great way to flaunt your beautiful texture, while keeping it away from your face, is by simply pinning your curls back.

6th Annual GM Ten - Red Carpet - Rebecca

How To Style:

1.Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply products that give curls moisture and hold.

4. Twist sections of hair to promote curl formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

7. Pin hair around the face back with bobby pins.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes with hair that has naturally looser curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Viola

Viola’s haircut and style are the perfect way to show off her coveted face shape.

How To Style:

1. Skip shampoo and wash your hair with just conditioner.

2. Apply a super hydrating heavy conditioner after.

3. Air dry.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes with hair that has natural really tight coil will look good and easily style into this look

Tip:

Deep condition your hair one to two times a week to keep your coils looking beautiful, healthy and strong.

Debra

Debra’s curls are so soft, touchable and feminine looking!

11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards - Arrivals Debra

How To Style:

1.Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply products that give curls moisture and hold.

4. Twist sections of hair to promote curl formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has naturally loose curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

If you choose to diffuse your hair, start with high heat. Once the hair is 80% dry, switch to low heat or cool. Drying the hair 100% with high heat will create frizz and drying it with low heat or cool air will take forever. Once your hair is dry, switch your setting to cool to lock in the style.

Keri

Keri’s stunning long layered waves are big and loose. The highlights she has throughout her hair add definition to her texture.

The Upside of Anger Movie Premiere - Arrivals - Keri Loose Curls

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Condition the hair afterwards.

3. Apply a curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has some wave and curl will look good and easily style into this look.

Angela Basset

Angela’s medium length hair with fabulous corkscrew curls is layered, which removes weight and gives the hair some room to curl.

54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Angela Basset

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use a leave-in conditioner to moisturize your hair.

3. Apply lightweight products that give curls moisture and hold.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Longer face shapes with hair that has naturally tight curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

This curl type usually isn’t as shiny as others. You can easily make up for this by adding a shine serum on dry hair.

Bernadette

Bernadette’s bouncy ringlets are amazing. Instead of having rows of layers, you can see that each of her curls where individually cut, which gives her the beautiful curl and silhouette that she has.

Bernadette Peters

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a moisturizing sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner afterwards.

3. Apply frizz-fighting products with hold.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has natural spiral curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Melina

Another great way to show off your awesome texture while keeping it away from your face, is by simply using a headband. Melina is wearing one that is skinny and close to her hair color which makes it barely noticeable and makes her hair look naturally swept away from her face.

John Varvatos 9th Annual Stuart House Benefit - Arrivals - Melina Curls with Headband

How To Style:

1.Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner after.

3. Apply products that give curls moisture and hold.

4. Twist sections of hair to promote curl formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

7. Pull hair away from the face using a headband.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has naturally loose curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

The difference between diffusing and air drying is that you can fight gravity and build volume with diffusing by lifting the hair with the diffuser or diffusing with your head upside down.

Eperanza

Esperanza’s diva ‘do looks extra stylish with its asymmetric silhouette.

55th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Arrivals - Esperanza

How To Style:

1. Skip shampoo and wash your hair with just conditioner.

2. Apply a super hydrating heavy conditioner after.

3. Create a side part.

4. Stretch out sections of hair away from the parting while blow drying starting from the roots and then to the ends.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

An oval face shape with hair that has naturally tight coils will look good and easily style into this look.

Madonna

Madonna is looking like the “Queen of Pop” that she is with this effortlessly beautiful updo that anyone with natural waves can easily do.

2008 Cannes Film Festival -

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Use a lightweight conditioner after.

3. Apply a lightweight curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Leave pieces of hair out by the face and pull hair back into a bun or chignon.

7. Set the style with hairspray.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has medium waves will look good and easily style into this look.

Julianna

Julianna has her curls cut shorter in the front and longer in the back. This naturally keeps hair away from her face since shorter hair always pushes longer hair.

4th Annual Friends Finding A Cure Gala Benefiting Project A.L.S. - Julianna

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a moisturizing sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Apply a leave-in conditioner afterwards.

3. Apply frizz-fighting products with hold.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a serum to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Longer face shapes with hair that has tighter curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

Scrunch your hair only right after putting the products in. If you continue scrunching and touching your hair while it dries, you will create frizz.

Brittany

Brittany has frizz-free, shiny, wavy hair that is cut to a medium length with layers to add more texture.

Experience The Color of M and M's - Brittany

How To Style:

1. Wash your hair with a sulfate-free shampoo.

2. Condition the hair afterwards.

3. Apply a curl definer to your hair.

4. Scrunch your hair to promote wave formation.

5. Air dry or diffuse your hair.

6. Apply a product to add shine, seal moisture and prevent frizz.

Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape with hair that has some waves and curls will look good and easily style into this look.

Tip:

This type of texture will sometimes have some straighter pieces. You can address this by touching these pieces up with a curling wand.

So, curlfriends, I’m sure you’ll definitely want to wear your natural texture everyday with these amazing curly hairstyles and tips. Working hard, spending time, and damaging your hair to make it straight will no longer be routine, but optional. Embrace those curls for fall!

Save

Save

Save

Audrey-Hunter
By Audrey-Hunter 10/02/2013 17:02:00

Right Now In Curly Hair