I know what she means. I get Medusa-noodle-head from loads of certain gels when aiming for clumping, others can give me horrible tiny stringlets when wet that join together into soft bouncy ringlets when they dry. I've been wondering if it's film formers that work best for me, not mega hold at all.
2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG, growing out mechanical and chemical damage = breakage and very high porosity. Past armpit length heading for waist.
CO-wash: Inecto coconut
Treatments: Komaza Matani, coconut oil, Hairveda Sitrinillah
Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss ultimate volume, Inecto argan
Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Boots Essentials gel
Experimenting with: going back to basics