well if scrunching doesnt work how about the rake and shake method its kind of the opposite of scrunching and as for getting weighted down try a mousse ora lite geli believe like garnier fructis pure clean or what alot of curlies here prefer is fsg gel (flaxseed gel) you can make on your own or i heard someone on here sells it
Lo-poorganix Shea butter shampoo
Co-wash: suave coconut
Rinse out:GFTN/GVP conditioning balm
Leave in: GF daily care spray leave in
Serum-like product: still need one
Gel:LA looks sport gel/ HESMU,GFPC
Oils: olive, coconut

I think I'm normal-overly porous, medium-thick hair(although I see fine hair too), love protein