Oh my... I don't know if I can continue to buy it...

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I had heard that personal lubricant is great for your hair- almost the same ingredients as Curly Hair Solutions curl keeper.

So the other day, I grabbed the lube I had in the house and used it to smooth over the top of my hair when I was done styling.

The next day? My hair looked PERFECT. Corkscrews, shiny, bouncy...

Maybe it's a fluke? Next day- same thing. Wow. I'm just afraid of looking like a sex addict in the stores, buying bottles of lubricant constantly!!

Anyone else ever been adventurous like me? What were your results?
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3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.

Last edited by CurlyJulie81; 10-23-2012 at 05:42 PM.
What kind of lube? I have ky 2 in 1 warming jelly. Idk if that'd work lol but I'd like to try.

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I don't think the warming jelly would work- the ingredients are a lot different.

Just regular Personal lubricant jelly or the liquid personal lubricant would work. Here's a youtube video comparing the CHS Curl Keeper and lube.
Review: CVS Lubricant (as a Hair Product) v. CHS Curl Keeper - YouTube

Day three- still love the curls, even during a soaking rainy day.
3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.
hehehe
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Funny as hell...Ive never tried it but maybe I shall start when I am feeling brave.
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Lube seriously works great. At least for me.

I've made myself a little tonic using lube (plain old walmart brand reg. lubricant jelly), water (nice to use water with a lil bit of epsom salt dissolved in it for extra curling power) and a little bit of leave in. Shake it up in a bottle and rake through hair.

I make it so it has the syrup-y slip consistency of curl keeper, i apply it under a little watered down gel, blot away some of the excess moisture and diffuse or air dry and my hair looks amazing with shiny bouncy ringlets. I love it.
Digital- I'm totally doing this!! I use a spray of water w/ epsom salts, but why not make the spray thicker w/ lube and conditioner? Great idea.
3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.
Oh great. Now I have to try this and knowing my luck, it's going to be the PERFECT thing for my hair.

And since I have lots and lots of very thick hair I always use lots of product...so you know what that means.

I can see the kid at the CVS up the street now.. "OMG this lady is a PERV!!!"

He'll probably high-five my husband when he goes in there though, I guess that's a bright side.
a clarifying wash and then mix up this cocktail
Yea, I'm already in a lot of trouble. I LOVE this stuff.

I started w/ the Jelly type lubricant and switched to the "liquid" style. It has more glycerin and seems to work better.

This is the very last thing I put in my hair- I do my leave in mixed w/ honey, scrunch in gel, then "seal" with a coating of the lube/conditioner/epsom salt/water mix. I even added a few drops of lavender essential oil.

3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.
Yay! I'm glad you're liking it! I know I was so ecstatic when I found something that gave me consistent results and doesn't cost a fortune.
I can't stop now. Look at how great my hair looked yesterday!!
3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.
I guess I know where I'll be going today....
Gracie
3b curly starting to experiment with product again!
Would you put it on right after you get out of the shower or after you do cream or gel? I think of gel as "locking" everything in.
Gracie
3b curly starting to experiment with product again!
Would you put it on right after you get out of the shower or after you do cream or gel? I think of gel as "locking" everything in.
Originally Posted by GracieMK
I put it on last- just to kind of "seal" everything in.
3a/b fine, high porosity, medium density. Mod- CG

Sulfate-free Shampoo: SheaMoisture Curl and Shine shampoo with Epsom salts.
Co-wash: TRESemme Naturals,
Leave in: TN Radiant volume, KCKT, YTC pampering conditioner
Summer styler: LA Looks Spiked Gel(summer only)
Seal: Argan Oil/Macademia Oil
Winter styler: KCCC, AIF, Beyond the Zone Noodlehead curling creme(not CG)
DT: GVPCB, coconut oil
PT: GVP Hair Reconstructor
Embracing my curls.

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