Xocandii, Thanks so much for taking all that time and giving me so much detail!. I really appreciate that. If I decide to go for it, I'll follow all of your suggestions. To flat iron or not to flat iron....

Claudine you dearie, I'm wavering. Winter blows my curls all to bits. I'm so glad for your post. I've done horrible things on impulse in my life - you can't imagine! So I need to step back and thiinnkkk. You get one of these too
2/c and some 3A. Modified CG.
Protein sensitive
Highly porous. Color over grey.
Best 1st day method: Super Soaker
Conditioners: Curl Junkie Beauticurls Strengthening Conditioner,
Deep condish: Curl Junkie Curl Rehab
Stylers: Experimenting with cones & sulfates while the dews are high.
Sometimes try roller sets - classic glamor but I prefer my curls.
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