Don't use any heat products at all. No hairdryer, let hair air dry.
Use the conditioner that comes with home hair dye, it is the strongest. They sell it separately.
Use sulphate free shampoo - look up the product list on r/curlyhair.
Don't pile your hair on your head when you wash it as it causes tangles.
Don't brush wet hair.
Sleep on a silk pillowcase and only use silk hair bands.
Keep your hair in a loose plait when not going anywhere to stop it getting tangled and needing brushed more.
Have someone you trust trim a few centimetres offf your hair every few months. Don't go to a hairdresser, they are always obsessed with cutting long hair short for some reason.Post too long. Click here to view the full text.