Wait wait... Brown sugar and baking soda?? Tell me more...
Originally Posted by Jas76
LOL! I discovered this when I ran out of shampoo and I knew that cowashing or low-pooing wouldn't work. The brown sugar/baking soda actually left my hair feeling the same as using a clarifying shampoo or a sulfate shampoo. Afterward, my styling products began to work again (or work better).

Maybe it's because my hair is highly porous and very dry...?...
Mod CG-Naturally Highly Porous and Dry
This list is not exhaustive...
Pre-treatment: Creamed Coconut
High Porosity Treatment: Redken Filler and Shot Phix 3.5
DT:
Redken Deep Facets, various
PT: Gold Medal Herbal Tame pkg. mixed with a deep conditioner

Leave-in:Crece Pelo
Stylers-Hair Yum Souffle,CURLS Blueberry Bliss Control Jelly
*experimenting and loving it!