How can your hair be highly porous and protein sensitive. That doesn't make sense to me. Make sure that your hair is not just temporarily protein overloaded.
Originally Posted by cassochinadoll
My hair is porous, but it is also coarse. The coarse nature of my strands makes protein use difficult. It only tends to like keratin proteins.


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Originally Posted by redcelticcurls
Yes, same.

I actually have started using EVOO again and my hair really likes it! Maybe the oil is used before was unrefined or i was using another product that caused me to think the EVOO was not so great for my hair. Either way, I love it now!

If you don't mind explaining, what are keratin proteins and what are some examples?
20 y/o lifelong natural {4a-O ; spongy ; coarse ; dense ; ~MBL stretched (2 inches from WL)}

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long-term: HL stretched, BSL unstretched

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