Hair Biography

Curl Pattern: 2c / 3a
Texture: medium - some coarse crown
Porosity: medium
Density: thick
Elasticity: normal
Characteristics: Lots of poof. Strong wave / curl pattern once dry. Uneven curl pattern: much more curly on right and underneath. Dry skin.

mostly CG: though some products have soluble cones, occasional blow out with brush, may shampoo a few times a year

Hair ingredient likes: ACV, oils, Behentrimonium Methosulfate

Hard/Soft Water: filtered

HG/Go-to Products: Home made FSG w/agave nectar and xanthan gum, sunflower oil, Jessicurl Too Shea!, Darcy's Pumpkin Seed Conditioner, shower water filter

Average climate/dew points:
humid most of the year, hot summer, cool or mild and dryer winter

Fall / Spring combos (for moderate dews):
everything works ok in moderate dew points, but esp:
CoWash: CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser, Free&Clear Co, ACV/Co
Co/LI/DT: DBPSMC, JCTS, CJHBDF, CJCR
Stylers: FSG+agave, Ecostyler Krystal
PT: SSRPT, food
SOTC/Shine: almond oil
, sunflower oil
Flyaway smoother: FSG+agave

Winter combos (low dews, sometimes) :
Wash: CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser
Co/LI: DBPSMC, JCTS
Stylers: FSG, BRHG

Summer combos (high dews):
Pre-wash: EVOO
CoWash: CeraVe Hydrating Cleanser, Free&Clear co or lowpoo, ACV/Co
Co: DBPSMC, JCTS, CJCR
Li: CJCASC
Stylers: FSG, SSFHSG, KCCC, CIAB, BRHG
SOTC/Shine: almond oil
, sunflower oil
Flyaway smoother: FSG

Favorite styling techniques and why: Icequeen - great clumps, shine, good on scalp. Pineapple - muss preventer. Pixie diffusing - less frizz.

Techniques that didn’t work and why:
Standard diffusing creates a fuzzy mess. Skip curl looked like dreds.

Hair Twins: crwritt, dandy? close: wavyR, Valcurl, Kris&herKurlyKids, rudeechick, heidi, finaleofseem, Curl-a-sauras Rex
m-c iii-ii | loose spirals with ringlets

Last edited by gecko; 07-08-2011 at 12:44 AM.