Yay, good for you Icl0706! Another way of looking at it rather than thinking you are preaching to a fellow curly is that you 'gently encouraged her' by showing her the methods you use, in the hope that she would give it a go. It obviously worked!
UK Curly
Curl type : Boticelli, 3a, loose curls
Porosity : High
Texture : Fine/medium (I think!)
Co-wash/rinse out/leave in : L'oreal Full Restore 5, GFR&S, Schwarzkopf Bio Pomegranite
Gels : Umberto Giannini Flirty Curls Scrunching Jelly
Finish product : Boots Naked Style Frizz Fighter Serum or a pea-sized blob of condish smoothed over canopy
CG since Feb 2011