Quick and Easy DIY Curl Cream Recipe

by ModaMob
3 Materials
5 Minutes

Are you ready to learn how to make your own curl cream at home with just a few simple ingredients? Then follow along with this DIY curl cream tutorial!

You probably already have the ingredients at home, so you’re to get started.

Tools and materials:

  • Aloe vera gel
  • Shea butter
  • Coconut oil

1. Understand your ingredients

Let's understand why each ingredient is essential and the benefits they bring to our DIY curl cream.

Aloe vera gel is a natural moisturizer, great for damaged strands.

Shea butter adds shine, acts as a moisturizer, and promotes overall hair health. 

Coconut oil is a versatile oil that encourages healthy hair growth, moisturizing, and combating frizz.

Mixing ingredients

2. Prepare your curl cream 

The best part of this curl cream DIY is how easy it is to make: the measurements for all the ingredients are the same. 

Simply mix together: 

2 tablespoons of aloe vera gel;

2 tablespoons of coconut oil; and

2 tablespoons of shea butter 

Mix until you get a whipped consistency.

Applying DIY curl cream

3. Apply your DIY curl cream

Start with towel-dried hair, and apply the mixture from your roots, working your way down to the ends.

Applying DIY curl cream

To enhance your curls and prevent frizz, gently crunch your hair with your hands. 

You can air dry or blow-dry your hair after applying the cream 

4. Try an optional styling tip 

For a beach wave look, apply the cream to damp hair, do a simple braid, and leave it overnight.

Hair after using DIY curl cream

DIY curl cream

And there you have it – your very own DIY curl cream!

It's super easy, and a little goes a long way, so be mindful not to use too much.


Remember to leave a comment below telling us how much you love this curl cream.

Next, learn How to Make an Effective Homemade Face Mask for Big Pores.

Suggested materials:
  • Aloe vera gel
  • Shea butter
  • Coconut oil

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