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...
Using the L.C.O. Method:

L-
various
C- Hair Yum Coconut Souffle Leave-in, various
O- SS Emollience Butter

Pre-treatment: Creamed Coconut
DT: Bed TIGI Self-Absorbed Conditioner, various
PT: Gold Medal Herbal Tame pkg. mixed with a deep conditioner

*experimenting and loving it!