Curly hair rocks Still, many parents (particularly the non-curly ones) struggle with the care and maintenance of their child's curly tresses, and curly kids are known to go through bouts of self-consciousness and straight-hair envy. That's where Lorraine Massey comes in--an evangelist for the power of curls and bestselling author of Curly Girl: The Handbook , with 469,000 copies in print, she now brings her message of curly hair empowerment to kids and parents. A handbook both practical and inspirational, Curly Kids is filled with creative advice for caring for every kind of curly hair, from baby through teen. How to use the Curly Girl of co-washing, i.e. conditioning washing; how to eliminate frizz no matter what the weather is outside; how to sleep with curls; why you should avoid blow-drying; proper ponytail technique; and what to tell the hairstylist. Full-color photographs of curly boys and girls of all ages and races complement Lorraine's enthusiastic declaration to become BFFs with your curls--making Curly Kids , like Curly Girl , the complete handbook.