My hair is shorter than yours now, but pineappling has never quite worked for me. I just put my hair loose in a sleep cap, and it's fine in the morning. Actually, it usually looks better having been in silk overnight.
3a/b, fine, normal porosity, high density

Wash: CJ Daily Fix, As I Am, TJs TTT
RO: YTB
LI: Suave TC + CJ CCCC, brushed through with Denman
Styling: Smooth in LAL Wet Look gel, scrunch, and plop 10 minutes, then add a little more gel, cover with silk cap, and sleep on it
Refresh: 3:1 water/Suave mix as needed