My Most Used Products of 2023

Wrapping up 2023 with the Ultimate Curly Hair Award Show! 🏆

Join me as I unveil the winners in each category, from the Most Valuable Player/Product to the Best Brand of the year.

Get ready for the highs, lows, surprises, and my personal favorites. Who took home the crown for Most Surprising and who fell short for Most Disappointing?

Discover the innovation that stole the spotlight and the underrated gems that deserve all the love. Plus, find out which brand dominated my routine and the ultimate Best Brand of the year! 💁‍♀️💖

✨Most Valuable Products✨

Aveda - Nutriplenish Overnight Serum

Living Proof - Full Dry Volume and Texture Spray

Dyson - Supersonic

✨Most Surprising✨

Denman Brush

Virtue - Hair Oil

✨Most Expensive Favs✨

Dyson - Airwrap

Aveda - Botanical Repair bond building styling cream

Aveda - Nutriplenish Overnight Serum

✨Most Affordable✨

Marc Anthony - Repair Bond Treatment

Eva NYC - Mane Magic 10-in-1 primer for fine hair

✨Most Underrated✨

Curlsmith - Frizz Control Line

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Microfiber PHC Towels

Bounce Curl - Smoothing brush

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✨Most Innovative✨

Dyson - Airwrap Diffuser

Tangle Teezer - Double Sided Comb

✨Most Used Products✨

Verb - Curl Foaming Gel

Aveda - Nutriplenish Overnight Serum

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