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Old 03-07-2006, 02:44 PM   #1
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Default MIxing my gel?

I use Smooth N SHine's curl activator gel in addition to the SMooth N Shine Extra Body Extra Hold Mousse. It works great, but I want more shine/sheen. I saw in someone's fotki that they mixed this gel with coconut oil. I don't remember whose fotki it was, I use carrot oil with my conditioner so I'd be willing to try it with this gel. I just don't knowhow I should mix it (In the jar as a whole with all the gel/In droplets/IN my hands?)
Any suggestions?
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Old 03-07-2006, 03:02 PM   #2
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I sometimes add a few drops of honey to gels or conditioners. Sometimes glycerin. I just put the gel or conditioner in my hand, drop a few drops of whatever on top and mix in my hands before adding to my hair. I imagine this would work for your oil.

Maybe someone that's actually mixed those exact things will chime in...
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Old 03-08-2006, 03:45 PM   #3
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Could you just try it in your hands for one application to see if it works? That's how I test mixtures out.
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Old 03-08-2006, 06:59 PM   #4
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Just put the amount of gel you are going to use in a small bowl and then add your oils. Then you donīt bother adding oils or other things into a whole jar of gel.
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