noobie's hair bio
Curl Pattern: mostly 2a with 2b around the face.
Texture: fine,fine, fine
Elasticity: Not sure
Characteristics: easily weighed down, flat/straight at the back of the crown, relatively short (chin length in front, a little longer in back)
CG/ModCG/not CG: Modified CG, in the sense of no 'cones, parabens, sulfates. I still use baking soda/vinegar for a cleanser every week or 10 days but now follow it up with a cg conditioner.
Hair ingredient likes: aloe, protein
Hair ingredient dislikes: not so much my hair, but me, I'm allergic to wheat/gluten. Also maybe PVP.
Hard/Soft Water: hard
HG/Go-to Products: DE coconut conditioner, fragrance-free conditioner, aloe gel, IAGirl's gelatin PT
Average climate/dew points: varies widely, with cold, low dew winters and very humid/high dew summers.
Fall/Winter combos: I'm not that sophisticated (yet)!
Favorite styling techniques and why: short (5-10 min) plop
Techniques that didn’t work and why: long plop (short hair, easily molded into weird, mooshed shapes), spritz 'n condish (overmoisturized)
Hair Twins: Maybe plunkybug? She's a little curlier, but the overall look of the hair is similar.
2a/2b, fine and thin
cleansing: BS/ACV rinse weekly
PT: Gelatin PT
Conditioner: Desert Essences fragrance-free
Styling: LOTD Aloe
Last edited by bird19; 02-17-2012 at 01:23 PM.