POROSITY:
low
medium*
high

THICKNESS:
thick/coarse strands
medium strands
thin/fine strands*

DENSITY:
high density/lots of hair*
normal density/normal amount of hair*
low density/lower amount of hair

I'm right on the border between normal and high density according to the Fia typing system (exactly 4" ponytail).

CURL TYPE:
2a
2b
2c*
3a*
3b
3c
4a
4b
4c

SENSITIVITIES/DISLIKES:
protein
glycerin*
silicones*
sulfates*
oils/butters

I live in a dry climate, so I avoid glycerin in my LI and styling products during most of the year.

LIKES/PRODUCT EXPECTATIONS:
protein
glycerin
frizz control*
volume
definition*
curl enhancement*
moisture*
organic/all natural*

PRICES:
only drugstore products
$15 at most for a product
salon
boutique*
anything that works*
2c/3a, botticelli/wavy/'swavy (huh?)
fine, dense, normal porosity/elasticity, dry climate

My favorite brands are Kinky Curly, As I am, Curly Kinks, Curl Junkie, and Darcy's Botanicals. Also love sealing with oils (loving argan oil right now) and styling with jelly products (KCCC is my current favorite). Mostly trying to keep it simple!

CG since 12/29/2011

Last edited by jsuzkelley; 10-01-2012 at 10:57 AM.