Don't be afraid of crunch. Once the gel cast sets you can SOTC (scrunch out the crunch). The gel cast will help set your waves.
Medium texture, normal porosity, normal elasticity, very weak waves.
shampoo: Redken Fresh Curls
rinse out: CJ CR, TN
jellies: UFD's CM, KCCC
gels: CJ CQ, BRHG