I always cut to the bottom of the bottle. And swish with water for a conditioner rinse to top myself off.

CFcurls, have you tried just straight up FSG all by its lonesome to see whether or not that gives you flakes? Maybe the problem might be the flax seeds. I hope not though. It's just you never know what will or won't agree with your hair.

This week's curly hair gripe, I can't find okra. ANYWHERE. Okay, that might be more of a mixtress in California gripe rather than a curly one. I'm gonna hit some bodegas later this week.
3A - C, HP, ME, HD. (Coarse, High Porosity, Medium Elasticity, High Density.)

CG since Nov. 2012

Poos: SM Moisture Retention + Yucca Baobab, TJ's Tea Tree Tingle
Condish: TJ 'sTea Tree Tingle*, SM Moisture Retention* + Curl & Shine + Yucca Baobab, Yes to Blueberries
Stylers: KCKT*, SM Curl Enhancing Smoothie* + Curl & Style Milk*, KCCC*, FSG*, CJ Pattern Pusha, Curl Keeper
Sealers: Jojoba* or Grapeseed* oil

* = HG