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Curl Care

Discover the essentials of curl care across various aspects. Dive into selecting suitable haircuts to enhance curl patterns and learn about hair coloring techniques tailored for curly hair, including maintenance tips to keep your color vibrant without damaging your curls.

Our guide provides invaluable advice and tips for those embarking on the journey to natural curls to ensure a smooth and confident transition.

The section on straightening emphasizes the importance of safely styling your curls straight, providing insights to ensure minimal damage and maintain the health of your curls.

Learn about the intricacies of cleansing curly hair, exploring various methods to remove buildup and maintain hair health effectively.

Conditioning is vital, and our guide covers various products, including leave-in and deep conditioners.

Additionally, gain knowledge about the ingredients in curl-care products, helping you make informed choices for your hair.

We have included a special section for kids’ curly hair care. Little ones need love, too! Explore a range of articles geared towards curly kids, helping parents manage and nurture their children’s natural texture from a young age.

For men with curly hair, discover specific care and styling tips tailored to meet their unique hair care needs, ensuring every individual can embrace and style their curls confidently and healthily.


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Curly Hair Types for Men

Men’s hair care was never a major concern in the past. That has evolved, and more men are now focused on proper products and routines.

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Cadō Haircut vs. Deva Haircut

For years, haircuts were generalized, regardless of hair type. Over the last decade, various specified curly styles have been curated for curlies. Two popular cuts

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Guide to Men’s Curly Hair Care

Amidst the high demand for men’s grooming products, there’s a growing interest in personalized hair care solutions tailored to meet the distinct needs of male

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Curl Care


Is High Porosity Hair Genetic?

Are you curious about whether the characteristic of high porosity hair is inherited? It’s a valid question, especially considering the link between high porosity and damaged hair. How could a

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10 Best Products for 2C Hair

2C, with its distinct s-shaped curls, represents the most defined pattern within the spectrum of wavy hair textures. This natural texture, lying at the intersection of straight hair and more

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Hello There!

I'm Verna, Your Curly-Haired Friend.


At The Mestiza Muse, our mission is to equip you with the necessary tools and knowledge to restoring, maintaining, and celebrating the natural hair you were born with! We accomplish this by publishing insightful articles, expert recommendations, and science-driven advice to help you appreciate your unique curl pattern.

Our commitment goes beyond aesthetics; we prioritize your hair’s health, guiding you to products and tools that suit both your needs and budget.

Our authenticity stems from personal experiences. My own curly hair journey, as well as that of my family, friends, and associated professional hair experts, reinforces our commitment to you.



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Do it now.

- Paulo Coelho