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...
Winter Regimen
Cowash: various

DT:various
Rinse: Living Proof Curl Detangling Rinse
LI/Detangler: CURLS Cashmere Curls leave-in
Moisturizer: Miss Jessie's Baby Buttermilk
Stylers: various
Sealers: Tamanu oil, OH BSP

*experimenting and loving it!