The brown color shown on the website is deceptive- mine is the color of honey, maybe not quite as dark.

When I added xanthan gum to my FSG yesterday, it gunked up too, but they separated when I blended it with the immersion blender....
2C/ Coarse/ Normal porosity/ SW Florida/ Salt & Pepper
Cleanse: AIA cowash, TJ Tea Tree Condish
Condish: JC Too Shea, Tresemme Botanique
Stylers: flax/okra gel or KCCC + CJ PP or JC Spiralicious
Experimenting with Got2B Ultra gel and loving it so far!