Poema, when you say you didn't find it necessary in your routine, do you mean amla ultimately didn't work any better for you than your other products?
Originally Posted by Korkscrew
Oh, it definitely worked! It's more a matter of time and money. Plus I like how henna makes my hair look and I don't have the curl loosening concerns some people have regarding henna.

If you're looking for something to make your curls "pop", amla is a good option. Just be prepared to rinse rinse rinse!
|| 3b; normal porosity; fine/normal texture || CG since Feb 2010 || SD prone & Propylene Glycol Sensitive

Current Routine BAQ henna 1/month Leave-in OH Hair Dew Cheapie Conditioner Tresemme Naturals Moisturizing
Old Stand-bys extra-virgin coconut oil Protein AO GPB; Moisture AO HR Style AOMMJ Kept for troubleshooting.
Waiting to try extra-wide curlformers SD treatment Neutrogena T-Sal; H&S Clinical Strength