Type 4: Kinky Coily: Tightly curled coils with a distinct curl pattern and high shrinkage. Celebs like Solange Knowles, Lauryn Hill, Eryka Badu, and Esperanza Spalding are all Type 4s.
Type 3: Curly Kinky: Well defined, springy curls often with a 'S' shape. This is the most common type. Celebs like Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, and Keri Russell are all Type 3s.
Type 2: Wavy Curly: Big, looser curls with the same 'S' shape but larger. Celebs like Drew Barrymore, Cate Blanchett, and Scarlett Johansson are all Type 2s.
Type 1: Naturally straight hair.