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Embracing your natural hair texture can be an empowering journey. For those with 4C hair, the wide range of styling options can be both exciting and overwhelming. To help navigate this versatile hair type, we’ve turned to Linda Miller, a seasoned hair care expert with a wealth of insight on 4C hair.

Understanding Your Hair’s Unique Needs

According to Miller, the key to managing 4C hair lies in understanding its unique qualities. “4C hair is known for its tight coil pattern and can seem more coarse and dry than other hair types,” she explains. “This hair type is very versatile but can be more prone to breakage if not properly cared for. The key is to keep the hair well moisturized and protected.”

Mastering the Basics of 4C Hair Care

Miller emphasizes the importance of a well-rounded hair care routine, rooted in proper cleansing and conditioning. She advises using a sulfate-free shampoo, which is gentler on the hair and scalp, and following up with a moisturizing conditioner. “Deep conditioning is also important to keep the hair moisturized and soft,” she adds. Miller recommends using a wide-tooth comb or detangling brush during conditioning to minimize breakage.

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Linda Miller


Linda Miller is a seasoned expert in the hair industry with over 12 years of experience, currently serving as the Founding Editor-in-Chief of our website. Her journey in the field began after graduating from the University of Houston, with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies. Linda's extensive knowledge and expertise have been instrumental in shaping the editorial direction of our site. Her work and insights have been recognized and featured in various prominent platforms. Beyond her editorial responsibilities, Linda is passionate about sharing her knowledge and engaging with our readers. Connect with Linda on LinkedIn for the latest trends and advice in hair care. For any inquiries or hair-related questions, reach out to her at [email protected].