My hair before:
This time I curled all the ends before cutting any of them off:
I curled about 6" of each strand.
Then I cut them off!
I left the rags tied in place so the curls could dry thouroughly:
And soon I had a small pile of hair circles:
The after look:
Not super even in the back...
So I made a trip to the hair salon and got it evened out: