Photo: Mauricio Alejo

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What Made the Cut
From Left to Right:

Uncle Funky's Daughter Curly Magic, $25,
An alcohol-free gel won't leave curls dried out or crunchy.

Aura Cacia Tea Tree Oil $8.50,
Tea tree oil exfoliates the scalp between shampoos.

Hair Rules Blow Out Your Kinks, $21,
When Jill wants to blow her hair out straight, she should use a blow-dry cream instead of a gel. It coats the hair and protects it from heat damage.

Infiniti Pro by Conair Tourmaline Ceramic Straightener, $46, drugstores.
This 446-degree flatiron gets even kinky hair silky.

Argan Oil, $15,
Argan oil is a great weekly moisturizing treatment.

Carol's Daughter Chocolät Smoothing Shampoo, $18,
A creamy, sulfate-free shampoo with minimal suds is gentle on Jill's very dry hair.

Macadamia Natural Oil Deep Repair Masque, $30,
Superdry hair like Jill's calls for a superthick conditioner.

L'Oréal Paris Eversleek Humidity Defying Leave-In Crème, $9, drugstores.
Jill should swap her leave-in conditioning sprays for a thicker formula, in a pump or tube.

Remington Fast Finish Dryer, $28,, and Small Pick Nozzle, $5,
Straightens curls fast.