Hair Biography

Curl Pattern: 2b
Texture: fine-med
Porosity: normal
Density: Hair is thicker at the top because it is growing out from heat damage. Density varies throughout.
Elasticity: low-normal
Characteristics: Easily weighed down, curls at the end and a little throughout. Straight roots.

CG/ModCG/not CG:

Hair ingredient likes: MOISTURE MOISTURE MOISTURE ALOE! CUCUMBERS!
Hair ingredient dislikes: Keratin, Paul Mitchell Shampoos and Conditioners

Hard/Soft Water: Soft. I grew up in KY with our own personal well, we have very hard water. I think that is partly the cause of my reddish hair.

HG/Go-to Products: Tresemme Frizz Creme, Bed Head Ego Boost

Average climate/dew points: Dry climate. Summers spent in KY-HUMID

Fall/Winter combos: none specifically
Spring/Summer combos: none specifically

Favorite styling techniques and why: Plopping is amazing.
Techniques that didnít work and why: None that I haven't used before.
2c whirly curls, low porosity, medium texture/density

Experimenting, as usual. I've found that these products work well:

Low-poo: Giovanni Tea Tree Triple Treat shampoo and KC Come Clean shampoo
Cowash: CJ Daily Fix
RO: KCKT, DC OneC,
LI: KCKT (rarely used as a LI)
Stylers: CJ CiaB, KCSS, and homemade flax seed gel (FSG is a total HG btw!!)


Chopped off 12 inches of my hair on 3-22-14

Colorado Whirly