So 2's what did you do to your hair today?

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no wash last night, very light mist of water, super-loose pineapple covered with satin cap overnight.

OK hair this morning but it is a little too messy for work so now it is in ponytail.



Looking forward to haircut later this month; I realized it has been nearly a year since I cut the superlong hair into merely long hair. Goin' to see the respected Tiffany for the first time.
2c / C / iii (FIA)
Med-Coarse, LowPorosity, NormalElast (LCLF)

Shoulder-Length now.

Wash: DevaCare Low Poo
Detangle & Rinseout: Walgreens or Sally's Conditioning Balm (always)
Leave-in: DevaCare OneC (budget choice is GFTN)
Style: ReCoil & DevaCare Arc Angel (budget choices are HESMU or Got2BSpikedUp)

Henna!
Oooh, you'll have a great time at Tiffany's! She is a master at shaping.
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Fia 2cFi, fine texture, med porosity CG 5-29-09 * My hair loves protein! Currently using : DermOrganics Shampoo and IHM, G2B Kinkier Mousse, Re:Coil VMM, Anything Spiral Solutions! MO Sealing. Coconut Oil Pre-Poo, once a month Hard Water shampoo. Avoiding Glycerin in finishing products.

Dark_waves, your hair looks awesome!
Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.
So, today I used SN Coconut as my co-wash and left it in while I finished my shower. Rinsed it out with cold water and scrunched out the dripping water. Smoothed in SN Aloe & Water Lily as a LI, smoothed in AOMM, raked in HESMU, scrunched with t-shirt. I had to fix some areas (bald spots) after I scrunched and after I fixed them I scrunched again with my hands. When I got to my son's babysitter I SOTC. I am very happy with how it turned out
Originally Posted by dark_waves
As well you should be..that is picture perfect hair! I it!!!! Clearly a great combo!!!
FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
Today, I revisited DoC and I am so glad I did!! I might have to buy some of this!! I don't what I did last time when I used it, but this morning it is really working for me.





I did take a picture of the back (didn't post it) and wow, you can really see how scraggly my ends are, I hope I can get into Sassy's for a cut.
Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.

As well you should be..that is picture perfect hair! I it!!!! Clearly a great combo!!!
Originally Posted by Alexjoujou
Dark_waves, your hair looks awesome!
Originally Posted by gekko422
dark_waves, your hair looks so shiny and healthy!
Originally Posted by utopiastars
Thank you all! You all made my day even better
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity
Wow, Dark_Waves and Gekko. Looks great.

I didn't do much today. Decided to plop overnight (BIG MISTAKE), so I just re-wet it, applied just a bit of HETT mousse and a 3 pea-sized portions of LA Looks gel.

Normal diffusing and SOTC. These pics are from my Macbook after the wind and about 4 hours, but you can get the basic idea.

Any thoughts on what my curl type is, btw?
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Today, I revisited DoC and I am so glad I did!! I might have to buy some of this!! I don't what I did last time when I used it, but this morning it is really working for me.





I did take a picture of the back (didn't post it) and wow, you can really see how scraggly my ends are, I hope I can get into Sassy's for a cut.
Originally Posted by gekko422
This looks great! A lot of shine. Did you just use DoC alone?
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity
I used DoC and then scrunched in HETT.
Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.
Thanks to everyone who posts...I am having the most FUN reading all these!!! And the pic's!

Today was a very good hair day. Got 2 hairompliments already which was nice!

Used Jessicurl GLS and Aloeba..then I smoothed in some KBB Hair Milk and scrunched in some ( 2tsp's or so) of DM MCCG. Added Abba Pure Finish Gel for the hold.

Curls are nice, hair is soft and does not feel producty at all. Definitely a good combo.

As a sidenote I am really liking all the Jessicurl shampoo and conditioners. I will try to revisit the RR and CCSS but as of now I think the JC styler's are just not for me. But I love the scent (Island Fantasy) and so far everything I've tried except the RR/CCSS has worked. I still have the Gelebration spray to try. I also liked the Awe Inspiring Spray as a mid day product--I'm not sure of its refreshing power but it did make my hair smell good and tame some frizz.

I wish she had a butter/pomade. I used my DM CHHB to scrunch out and lay down the edges a bit which I love!

Even though this is at day end I wanted to get some pic's for the blog!
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FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/

Last edited by Alexjoujou; 12-01-2009 at 08:24 PM.
Ummm, it's 4:00 pm here and I haven't done anything yet....is that bad?

Seriously, my hair is a hot mess right now. Like I wouldn't even leave the house with it looking like this!

I have promised myself that tomorrow I will do something with my hair. Maybe. Probably not.
FIA: 2cFii

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I low pooed with my Abba, then rinsed with Tropical Coconut (Suave), and since I heard it's better to scrunch in your product, I scrunched in GVP CB, Proclaim Curl Activator and then Aloe Vera Gel, and it was a MESS. My hair was crunchy as all hell, and when I rake it in it doesn't do that. Grrr!
2b, high porosity, medium texture
CG since 11/20/09



Current routine:

low poo: GTTTT
rinse out: Suave Naturals Aloe and Waterlily
leave-in: GVP Conditioning Balm or Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition
stylers: Proclaim Curl Activator Gel, Proclaim Crystal Ice Protein Gel or Ecostyler Krystal Gel
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Gekko, you know I vie with you for Jesus' favor and all, and I think you're too hard on pandas, but Jeez-oh-Pete, you have gorgeous eyes.

What did I do today with my type two hair? Btched about it on the "Say It" thread, and left a message for my stylist (who didn't call me back, btw).

eta to add: not only did my stylist call me back, but she did so on her day off, from home, with apologies galore, and regret that I'll be inconvenienced by coming in to get my last cut fixed. Yay! I am very impressed.

Now, if only I can get Iceland away from gekko........

Last edited by ninja dog; 12-02-2009 at 11:20 AM. Reason: update
Gekko, you know I vie with you for Jesus' favor and all, and I think you're too hard on pandas, but Jeez-oh-Pete, you have gorgeous eyes.
Originally Posted by ninja dog
Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.
Gekko, I am LOVING DoC and HETT mousse. Look at the back of my hair--we could be back of the head twins! Well, I am a little overconditioned today (Taliah Waajid Protective Mist Bodifier from Sunday OC'd my hair, and CHS Conditioner has too many oils and panthenol for me--between those two factors, I lost a lot of curl).
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2b/medium; CG 5/20/09
Wash, co-wash, co: Queen Helene Royal Curl Shampoo / Conditioner, Kiehl's Amino Acid Shampoo / Conditioner, Redken Fresh Curls Shampoo, CJ Daily Fix,
Tigi MM
Stylers: Sally's Neutral Protein Filler as spray, Queen Helene Royal Curl Creme, LALSG
Techniques: Plop and Diffuse
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We really do have similar hair, maybe I will take that as reason to try the HETT mousse!
Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.
Gekko, I am LOVING DoC and HETT mousse. Look at the back of my hair--we could be back of the head twins! Well, I am a little overconditioned today (Taliah Waajid Protective Mist Bodifier from Sunday OC'd my hair, and CHS Conditioner has too many oils and panthenol for me--between those two factors, I lost a lot of curl).
Originally Posted by solidgold
Goldie it looks nice!

And totally yeah that TW spray is heavy duty!
FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
"Washed" with baking soda (1T to a tumbler of water)
combed through Garnier triple Nutrition, massaged scalp, left on 10 min.
Rinsed with ACV,(1 T to a tumbler of water) then water, scrunched in a tiny bit if KCCC, clipped the top, sat under the dryer 15 min. Shiny, defined waves, good clumping, no frizz, no crunch.
Today, I washed with Naked Naturals, conditioned with YTCukes, scrunched some YTCukes in, raked in Aloe Fix gel, scrunched in HETT, diffused, and called it a day.

Democracy is not a spectator sport.

You know why pandas are endangered? Cause pandas ain't got no game.

Jesus loves you, but I'm his favorite.
Today, I washed with Naked Naturals, conditioned with YTCukes, scrunched some YTCukes in, raked in Aloe Fix gel, scrunched in HETT, diffused, and called it a day.

Originally Posted by gekko422
Looks great! I wish I got some wave at the top...
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity

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