It's possible, but there are other ways to determine if your hair is highly porous:

1. Does it tangle easily?
2. Does it get wet easily?
3. Does it completely dry within 8 hours or less?
4. Do you use a moisturizing spritz every couple of days or so otherwise your hair becomes very dry?
Mod CG-Naturally Highly Porous and Dry
This list is not exhaustive...

Cowash: various
LI/Detangler: CURLS Cashmere Curls leave-in,
Moisturizer: Sebastian Potion 9 Wearable Treatment, Nu-Gro Moisturizing Spray
Stylers: Ouidad Wave Create Texture Taffy, various
Sealers: soon...

*experimenting and loving it!