Strong, silky, straight but gets curly in high humidity, takes and holds a curl well. Lustrous rich Medium brown w Copper and Gold highlights and Silver streaks. Never blown dry or heat curled or colored or processed. Shampooed 1-3 times / week. No conditioners. No hair brush, finger combing only – especially prior to shampoo to distribute natural oils throughout length of hair. Occasional Organic olive oil treatment. Organic diet, non-smoker. More photos available.