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

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Southern -- that's really interesting! It always blows my mind when something works the opposite of the way it should.
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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.

Didn't do anything last night. I just threw it up in a jaw clip and teased a comb through it this morning.
Cleanser: Liquid Castile Soap diluted in a foaming soap dispenser
Rinse:
ACV rinse
Detangler/Conditioner:
Oyin Handmade Greg Juice or Juices and Berries
Stylers: Botticelli Botanicals Styling Mudd, KCCC, Honey Rinses and BRHG, Crack Leave-in Hair Cream when straightening

Tools: Silk pillowcase, Floursack towels, Jersey T-Shirts, Wide Tooth Comb, Velecta Paramount TGR-VQX Hair Dryer (for when I straighten) and BaByliss PRO Ionic Rollabout Hard Hat Dryer
I had a decent curly hair day for the first time in a VERY long time!! Of course, it isn't as good as when I was mod-CG a few years ago, but at least I know there is hope!

I CO-washed with one of the Suave condish. Scrunched in a dab of recoil and GF Triple Nut. condish. Scrunched in a blob of HESMU gel. Squeezed out water with tshirt and diffused about 60% dry. Curls were definitely on the limp side but there was no frizz which is a HUGE improvement.
2b mostly/3a underneath. Split personality, unfortunately liking curly and straight. Fine hair, normal to high porosity.
A so-so day.

Used the Komaza Honeycomb treatment after I did a low poo with Hairveda Amala Shampoo. Left it on about 30 minutes then used JC Too Shea to rinse out. Used Terax Life Drops as LI then CJ SG and Abba Pure Finish Gel

Just o.k. curls..good root volume (Komaza). I think the TS left it a bit too soft..that's too many days with products with BTMS so I'm going to not use anything with that for the next 2 days or so.

Kind of limp..not terrible..presentable. Nothing remarkable.

But it's Sunday..only the folks at Dollar Tree saw me anyway
FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
Today was day 4 hair. I gently teased out the tangles with my fingers, then combed with a wet wide-toothed comb (dipped the comb under the faucet several times) to reactivate my stylers.

This technique pretty much pulls out all my curls, but leaves me with soft, gentle waves similar to the Pantene commercials.
Wavy, fine texture, med/high porosity (?), med density
2cFii on the Fia System

Current products
:
Low-poo: JC GLS or JC HCC
Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut (also do water-wash)
Rinse-out: AO GPB, Mop C Hydrating Conditioner
Leave-in: KCKT
Stylers: BB FSG, BRHG, JC Oil Blend, BB Hemp, Grapeseed, & Clary Sage Hair and Body Butter
Deep treatments: Nexxus Emergencee PT, Jessicurl WDT
Occasional ACV rinses

mod-CG since June, 2009


I low poo'd because my scalp was feeling gunky - think I used a little too much product the other day. Conditioned a usual but then I just pinned back the front and let it air dry. I'm in a awkward stage of growing out and I'm loathing my hair right now.

However I did buy some new head bands, bobby pins and ordered some flexi8's to keep me on track and help me resist my urge to cut it all off again. Oh and I also bought some MOP-C texture spray (can't remember the name exactly) in hope to liven up my hair a little, so drab atm.
2 something Australian

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Aiming to grow hair to waist from buzz cut - slowly but surely.
Today I used Komaza Almond Cleansing Conditioner followed by my trusty HV MCP. Used a little of HV MCP for leave-in. Then today was my first time trying Alagio Curl Enhancing Balm. Used about a dime sized scrunched in. Topped with a small pea size of BRHG.

Great curl formation! I have nice chunky spirals. I put the two big fat "rhino" curls that hang down on my forehead back in clips..I just can't get used to them..I feel like I'm 3 years old again. It also feels silky and smooth but the curl's holding. I'm very impressed with this stuff!

Plus you can get it at Ulta on ground and its CHEAP!

It is raining like crazy outside so we'll so how well this holds up in my very dry office...sorry for the weird pic's...when it's just me taking them they look strange!
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FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
Today I retried gelles'c and I have to say, nice! My hair dried with ZERO crunch to scrunch out.

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.
I used Naked Naturals low poo and loreal rinse out. I used less leave-in than usual and a little biotera curl creme. I slept with my hair in a pineapple and added a little more biotera curl creme this morning. That little spot in the back that is straighter than the rest drives me nuts!
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2A (fine hair but a lot of it), High Porosity
Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut
Rinse: L'oreal Vive Pro Nutrigloss (without cones)
Leave-in: Healthy Sexy Hair Pumpkin Potion
Gel: HETT and HETMS spray gel
Occasionally: Nexuss Emergencee protein treatment and Naked Naturals Smoothing Low Poo
Gekko - You're hair looks so soft. Looks great.
2A (fine hair but a lot of it), High Porosity
Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut
Rinse: L'oreal Vive Pro Nutrigloss (without cones)
Leave-in: Healthy Sexy Hair Pumpkin Potion
Gel: HETT and HETMS spray gel
Occasionally: Nexuss Emergencee protein treatment and Naked Naturals Smoothing Low Poo
Thanks, it feels nice too. I have 2 samples of it, so I will try it a couple more times to be sure. The front looks odd, so there is only a picture of the back.
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.
A great hair day!

I:

-Shampooed with a shampoo bar
-Rinsed
-Spread conditioner through my hair
-Detangled upside down with a wide toothed comb, then a fine toothed comb
-Did an ACV rinse and left it in for a minute
-Rinsed for five seconds
-Smoothed the excess water out of my hair
-Scrunched in conditioner
-Went to bed
Cleanser: Liquid Castile Soap diluted in a foaming soap dispenser
Rinse:
ACV rinse
Detangler/Conditioner:
Oyin Handmade Greg Juice or Juices and Berries
Stylers: Botticelli Botanicals Styling Mudd, KCCC, Honey Rinses and BRHG, Crack Leave-in Hair Cream when straightening

Tools: Silk pillowcase, Floursack towels, Jersey T-Shirts, Wide Tooth Comb, Velecta Paramount TGR-VQX Hair Dryer (for when I straighten) and BaByliss PRO Ionic Rollabout Hard Hat Dryer
Today I retried gelles'c and I have to say, nice! My hair dried with ZERO crunch to scrunch out.

Originally Posted by gekko422
Very nice and soft looking.

Did you try it alone? I can't wait for my sample to come in...I want to try it so bad!
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity
I co-washed today and just smoothed in AOMM and scrunched in HESMU (much better than BRHG for me, I did not like that stuff). SOTC when I got to my son's daycare.

I think I may need to lay off the AOMM for a little. My hair looks a little limp, and flat in the morning after I SOTC. I guess what it would look like if it were OC'd, but I only used SN Coconut this morning and no LI...AOMM is my guess for the culprit. By mid afternoon though it looks better, maybe more soaked in.

Any ideas on what's wrong? I have Nexxus Emergencee for a PT, will that help with this?
FIA: 2b/cFii
normal porosity
I used Naked Naturals low poo and loreal rinse out. I used less leave-in than usual and a little biotera curl creme. I slept with my hair in a pineapple and added a little more biotera curl creme this morning. That little spot in the back that is straighter than the rest drives me nuts!
Originally Posted by motleyjm
It's not noticable though. I think your hair looks excellent...the curls look great!

I think we all have a few pieces like that! Usually we are the only ones who notices them.
FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
Very nice and soft looking.

Did you try it alone? I can't wait for my sample to come in...I want to try it so bad!
Originally Posted by dark_waves
I layered it under my usual HETT gel. I feel like it's TOO soft and the curl is starting to fall out. I don't know, this might on my no list.
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, Alexjoujou!
2A (fine hair but a lot of it), High Porosity
Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut
Rinse: L'oreal Vive Pro Nutrigloss (without cones)
Leave-in: Healthy Sexy Hair Pumpkin Potion
Gel: HETT and HETMS spray gel
Occasionally: Nexuss Emergencee protein treatment and Naked Naturals Smoothing Low Poo
It's not noticable though. I think your hair looks excellent...the curls look great!

I think we all have a few pieces like that! Usually we are the only ones who notices them.
Originally Posted by Alexjoujou
This definitely, I don't see anything in your pictures at all, motley! Your hair looks great!!
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.
Very nice and soft looking.

Did you try it alone? I can't wait for my sample to come in...I want to try it so bad!
Originally Posted by dark_waves
I layered it under my usual HETT gel. I feel like it's TOO soft and the curl is starting to fall out. I don't know, this might on my no list.
Originally Posted by gekko422
My hair tends to do that to with the Gel-Les'C unless I use a pretty hard holding gel on top.

The whole curls are TOO soft and TOO silky that they fall out is common for me...not sure if it's being a wavy, having fine hair or thin hair or what ??
FIA 2c/3aFi

Done experimenting! Loving Spiral Solutions products!

Blog: http://thewavytales.blogspot.com/
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Today was the usual JCRR & CC, then a long time in a plop (I was working and couldn't get to my hair), then Artec, and for fun, some Moptop Fuzzy Duck gel. So far, so good.

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