help with hair routine?

Hi, I need some help with figuring out the correct hair routine for my hair type. I think I'm a 2c, with some spirals underneath and waves on the canopy. It's a little below shoulder length, normal-high porosity, and medium thick. I cannot achieve second day hair, so i have been co-washing everyday with Suave conditioners, but i think I might cut that down to only two or three days a week. I also have been using Kinky Curly Knot Today as a leave in, and raking my fingers through it to detangle. Then i just use BRHG, plop, and diffuse until almost dry. This has not been working for my hair at all. Any volume or soft curls I had have completely disappeared. My waves are loose and lazy. This is my third day CG, so it's early I know, but I was wondering if someone could recommend a product to give me more curl and volume like I used to have before going CG? I plan on getting AG Re:Coil tomorrow, would that work? Plus I think my hair is overmoisturized, how can I tell? All help is greatly appreciated. These pictures are what my hair looks like now. (I can't find any before pictures)
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2c/3a, fine texture, normal porosity, medium-to-thick
Co wash: Vo5 Extra Body
Conditioners: Deva One Condition, GVP CB, Loreal Evercurl
Stylers: Devacurl ArcAngel, KCCC, AG Recoil, Iso Bouncy Creme, Ecostyler Krystal, CCCCL, KCKT
Low Poo: Devacurl NoPoo, GTTT
Hair likes: plopping, diffusing, SMaster's, coconut and argan oil, honey, protein
"What makes a woman unforgettable? Her mind...surrounded by lots of naturally curly hair"
Ooooooh. Pretty pretty hair. Looks like you spent an hour with a curling iron to get it.

This link has links on how to diagnose hair. It will help you figure out if it is over moisturized.
How do you gauge your hairs condition?

Have you tried pineappling at night for 2nd day hair?
http://pedaheh.blogspot.com/ (a blog to help new wavies, go to the how do I get started page)
2a (nc.com) 2bFi (Fia), very fine, thin, low/normal elasticity, porous, CG, doesn't get weighed down
Cowash: Tresemme naturals
Rinse out/leave in: Renpure Organics (red)
Curl enhancer: FSG
Gel: BRHG, Salon care aloe, Ecostyler Krystal (normal dews)
PT: ION effective care, IAgirl's gelatin PT
Low Poo: renpure (red), Ion swimmers
You might try water-washing and then using just a squirt of conditioner. Or a mild shampoo.

Also, BHRG alone might not be all you dreamt of by itself. A different gel with lesser hold can go under a little blob of BRHG.
Also, you are raking in a very weighty (IMO) leave-in, but that can disturb and loosen loose waves. What did you do before, when you were getting better results, curl and volume-wise?
http://science-yhairblog.blogspot.com/
Thank you so much! You were right, I did overmoisturize. I had used the olive oil hair mask the night before I took those pictures, then co washed the next day and left a lot of the conditioner in, used a large amount of Kinky Curly then used the BRHG. It felt too soft and limp. This morning I used a protein treatment and didn't co-wash, a very tiny amount of Kinky Curly just to detangle, and skipped then get and opted for a seasalt spray because I heard it's drying. It worked! The waves weren't as nice as I like them to be but my hair didn't feel so soft and all my volume came back. The link helped, thanks. And yes I tried pinappleing multiple times and it never works. My hair just looks gross, limp, and stringy in the morning. I don't think 2nd day hair is possible for me

To IAgirl, I used to put so much product in it. My hair is natrually kinda mess beach waves with a few curls in it, so it usually has volume. I used to detangle with a spray, use a leave in conditioner, an anti breakage protein leave in, Moraccan Argan Oil, a very light hold gel, a smoothing gel, BRHG, diffuse upside down, and I had a lot of volume but very frizzy. This was all before going CG. Now I went CG and it's day 4 but frizz is significantly decreased, but no difference in curling so far. (I don't expect it to be-it's only day 4!) thanks for helping me
2c/3a, fine texture, normal porosity, medium-to-thick
Co wash: Vo5 Extra Body
Conditioners: Deva One Condition, GVP CB, Loreal Evercurl
Stylers: Devacurl ArcAngel, KCCC, AG Recoil, Iso Bouncy Creme, Ecostyler Krystal, CCCCL, KCKT
Low Poo: Devacurl NoPoo, GTTT
Hair likes: plopping, diffusing, SMaster's, coconut and argan oil, honey, protein
"What makes a woman unforgettable? Her mind...surrounded by lots of naturally curly hair"

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