My hair definitely has "huge" potential too. what I found that works for more definition and less volume is using CK under a gel. Also, make sure you apply your gel in the shower while hair is soaking wet. HTH!
3B, with oodles and oodles of curly hair!
Devacare NoPoo & OneC, CF High Humidity Gel.
2nd day hair:
Deva Set Me Up pomade & Mr. Right
Devacurl Heaven in Hair
Been CG since 2005 and never looked back!