According to the recent NC article about porosity, your hair is highly porous if it feels sticky. Unless I use a lot of styling product, my hair strands don't feel sticky.

If you have highly porous hair, is one of the symptoms "sticky" hair?
Mod CG-Naturally Highly Porous and Dry
This list is not exhaustive...

Using the O.L.C. Method:

O-Mongongo,Tamanu,Pure Vitamin E oil
L-
Curly Q's la la Meringue Curl Moisture Detangler
C-MJ Multicultural Curls, various

Cowash: various
DT: Bed Head TIGI Self-Absorbed Conditioner, various
PT: Gold Medal Herbal Tame pkg. mixed with a deep conditioner
Sealer:
Pure Vitamin E oil


*experimenting and loving it!