Guides

Our LuckyCurl Guides summarise and explain everything you need to know about your day-to-day haircare and styling. We answer frequently asked questions for each hair type and share the best routines for beautiful hair.

Curling Wand vs Curling Iron – What’s the Difference?

Curling Wand vs Curling Iron – What’s the Difference?

Lucky Curl explains the differences between a curling wand vs a curling iron. Plus, the benefits of each, how to use them and which one is right for you.

Rice Water for Hair – Benefits & How to Make It At Home

Rice Water for Hair – Benefits & How to Make It At Home

How do you use rice water for hair growth? And does it really work? Read more for a step-by-step guide on how to make rice water, plus its numerous benefits.

Coconut Oil for Hair Growth – Does it Work & How to Use It

Coconut Oil for Hair Growth – Does it Work & How to Use It

Does coconut oil make hair grow longer? Lucky Curl answers this, and other frequently asked questions about coconut oil, in this guide.

How Does Heat Protectant Spray Work?

How Does Heat Protectant Spray Work?

Wondering how a heat protectant spray works? Do you really need one? Lucky Curl answers these and other questions, plus tips to protect your hair from damage.

How To Curl Hair with Flat Iron – Achieve Every Curl Type

How To Curl Hair with Flat Iron – Achieve Every Curl Type

Lucky Curl provides a step by step guide on how to curl hair with a flat iron. Whatever curl type you are after, we reveal how it can be easily done.

How to Make Curls Last Longer

How to Make Curls Last Longer

In this helpful article we cover what to look for in a curling tool, how to prep the hair and how to use a curling tool for long-lasting curls.

What are the Benefits of a Silk Pillowcase for Hair?

What are the Benefits of a Silk Pillowcase for Hair?

Lucky Curl covers 6 benefits of silk pillowcases for hair. Plus, what to look for when buying a silk pillowcase and how to care for it.

How to Plop Hair – In 7 Simple Steps

How to Plop Hair – In 7 Simple Steps

Are your curls looking lifeless? Try out plopping, a curly girl-approved drying technique for luscious waves. Lucky Curl explains plopping in 7 steps.

What are the Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair?

What are the Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair?

Lucky Curl covers 7 benefits of Argan Oil for hair. Plus, what to look for when buying Argan oil products and our top recommendations.

What are the Benefits of Jamaican Black Castor Oil for Hair?

What are the Benefits of Jamaican Black Castor Oil for Hair?

Lucky Curl explains the benefits of Jamaican black castor oil and how everyone can use it for better hair health, plus some tips and tricks.

What is the Curly Girl Method and How To Do it Properly

What is the Curly Girl Method and How To Do it Properly

Lucky Curl explains the popular curly girl method -- who it is for, the steps and the products to use.

5 Things To Consider When Buying a Ceramic vs Titanium Curling Iron

5 Things To Consider When Buying a Ceramic vs Titanium Curling Iron

Which is better? Lucky Curl covers the factors you should consider when deciding to purchase a ceramic vs titanium curling iron. Buying guide included.

How to Make Hair Grow Faster – 15 Helpful Tips & Tricks for Hair Growth

How to Make Hair Grow Faster – 15 Helpful Tips & Tricks for Hair Growth

Lucky Curl lists 15 simple tips & tricks to help improve hair growth. There could be several factors preventing your hair from growing.

Everything You Need to Know About Japanese Hair Straightening

Everything You Need to Know About Japanese Hair Straightening

Lucky Curl explains what is Japanese Hair Straightening, who it is suited for, and how does it work. We answer all questions you have about this treatment.

How Often Should You Condition Your Hair? Lucky Curl Answers.

How Often Should You Condition Your Hair? Lucky Curl Answers.

Ever wondered how often you should be conditioning your hair? Lucky Curl answers -- plus many more conditioner-related questions.

Is Silicone Bad for Hair? Top Silicone & Haircare Questions Answered.

Is Silicone Bad for Hair? Top Silicone & Haircare Questions Answered.

Silicone is used in a variety of products like shampoos, serums and treatments, but is it bad for your hair?

The Surprising Benefits and How to Use Coconut Oil for Hair

The Surprising Benefits and How to Use Coconut Oil for Hair

Lucky Curl lists the benefits of using coconut oil for hair and how use it. Coconut oil can be a cheap, yet effective hair nourishing treatment.

How to Get Curly Hair – With and Without Styling Tools

How to Get Curly Hair – With and Without Styling Tools

Lucky Curl covers how to get curly hair with and without styling tools. Use these tried and tested methods to get curly locks now.

How Often Should You Wash Your Hair? Lucky Curl Answers.

How Often Should You Wash Your Hair? Lucky Curl Answers.

How often should you wash your hair? Lucky Curl explains what could be making your hair dirty and how often you should be washing for every hair type.

Best Hair Products for Pixie Cut & Tips for Styling Short Hair

Best Hair Products for Pixie Cut & Tips for Styling Short Hair

One of the most daring haircuts for women, a pixie cut requires a little styling work. We list the top products and tools to help style this edgy hair cut.

What Causes Most Damage to Hair? Lucky Curl Explains

What Causes Most Damage to Hair? Lucky Curl Explains

Finding your hair is always dry and breaking? Discover the main causes of hair damage in this useful guide.

Ultimate Guide to Discovering and Styling Your Hair Type

Ultimate Guide to Discovering and Styling Your Hair Type

To help you truly understand your real hair type, Lucky Curl has put together an ultimate guide on the various types and textures and the best styles to suit.

Tapered vs Straight Curling Wand – Which is Better For Your Hair Type?

Tapered vs Straight Curling Wand – Which is Better For Your Hair Type?

When comparing tapered vs straight curling wand, which type of iron is the better curler? Lucky Curl covers the differences between them and our top picks!