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Old 05-10-2011, 07:29 PM   #50
Curlini
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
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Not ready to stop running yet. Like curlypearl I've never looked good in grey. In fact i look terrible in pastels. I haven't seriously considered stopping coloring; in fact I'm sitting here right now with my heat wrap and my Robert Craig color working on my roots. I have a friend with gorgeous curly gray hair who totally pulls it off because it suits her coloring. I think it also has to do with how willing you are to handle other people's projections onto you once they see you with gray hair. I work with a number of women who have liberated themselves from hair color and the snarky comments are rampant. So it's also a political act too. I'll get there, just not yet!
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Medium Texture/Normal Porosity
Homemade okra gel & FSG, Curl Junkie conditioners, Pattern Pusha, Darcy's Pumpkin Seed Conditioner, Curly Kinks, UFDCM, KCCC
Seal with leave in and/or light oils. Occasional coconut oil soaks
Weekly PT (CJ Repair Me or Spiral Solutions Repairing PT) & DT
CG since Aug. 08, still a lot to learn

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