June Hits & Misses

Let's hear 'emmmm!
Smacked with a head full of Dreamy tight Coils that refuse to have it any other way...
Finally maintaining a clean, moisturized scalp!
I'm really getting into my Nutiva Organic Coconut Oil now
Here we embrace the disorder of hair product buying
GROW NAPS GROW!

Why would I relax all the fabulousness?!
Inspired by Keenylicious

I swear the things that catch on in our society...
never anything with meaning
Inspired by LeeLee
Ahhh!!! You beat me to it!!! Lol! :P

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tex-laxed(pfffttt)
Thick/coarse/low porosity/low elasticity
4a/b cottony/spongy

At war with my indestructible, armadillo hair...MY WILL BE DONE!

GIFSoup
taaliyah wagid curl cream did nothing to moisturize my hair. but i'm going to clarify and try it again because i may have had a buildup issue. I'll let you guys know what happens.
Ahhh!!! You beat me to it!!! Lol! :P

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Originally Posted by JessicazFro
LOL! ((hugs)) I is sa-weeee
Smacked with a head full of Dreamy tight Coils that refuse to have it any other way...
Finally maintaining a clean, moisturized scalp!
I'm really getting into my Nutiva Organic Coconut Oil now
Here we embrace the disorder of hair product buying
GROW NAPS GROW!

Why would I relax all the fabulousness?!
Inspired by Keenylicious

I swear the things that catch on in our society...
never anything with meaning
Inspired by LeeLee
Hit: Mizani Supreme Oil - Very light and sheer, good for fluffing out hair without the stickiness of oil that can cause my hand to "catch" and equal frizz. Absorbed well into my hair and I was able to use it daily without my hair feeling greasy.

Pending Hit: Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie - the new formula has MUCH better slip.

Semi-Hit: Mizani Moisture Stretch - Delish for resetting my twists and helped my hair stay moisturized, but for a wash n go it was too oily. My hair was soft but a bit limp.

Miss: Mizani Curl Replenish - Didn't do jack to my hair and I conditioned after.

Pending Miss: SheaMoisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner - as a RO had like...no slip for me (and this was after clarifying). Will try it as a LI.
BC'ed: 26 Dec 09
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Grand Duchess Fierce Freckles, Mistress of the Mighty Snap and Doyenne of the Potent Products Pavane in the Order of the Curly Crusaders
Wow this started quick lol

Somewhere between a hit & neutral: Roots of Nature Feather Whip Cream. I used it for a braidout. Left the braids in for two days then took them out. My hair was soft and defined. It's still defined now and it's about to be the third day. My hair usually gets ruined while I sleep so I'm pleased by that. Only thing I don't care for is the greasy feel it leaves on my hands. My hair doesn't feel that way though.

Rereading this I'll go ahead and say it was a hit.

"I just want to be myself, and I want you to know that I am my hair...Free as my hair." -Lady Gaga
Last relaxer: 1st week of July 2009
BC: Aug 29, 2010
2nd BC: June 20, 2011


Shampoos: SM MR, SM ABS, Ion Color Defense Clarifying
Detangle: V05 or Suave Naturals
RO: Tigi MM,
Treatments: CJCR, SM Scalp Elixir
LI: any LI+oil+aloe juice
Moisturizers: QBAOHC, SMCES, SMH&SMM
Sealants: oils, OHBSP, JCN&S
Gels: Eco Styler Olive Oil, Eco Styler Pink, KCCC
Other: SM Scalp Elixir, Curls Control Paste

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Hit: Uncle Funky's Daughter Curly Magic
Aloe Vera Gel
No misses yet

texture - medium/fine, porosity - low/normal, elasticity - normal
co-wash - NaturelleGrow Coconut Water or Marshmallow Root, Slippery Elm Bark & Blue Malva Cleansing Conditioners
LI - KCKT mixed w/ SM C & H Curl & Style Milk
DC - NG Mango & Coconut H2O or Chamomile/Brdck Root
Gel - SM souffle (winter), KCCC (summer) or CR Naturals Aloe Whipped Butter Gel (year round)
Sealers - Virgin Coconut Oil, Avocado butter, Aloe butter
Ayurvedic treatments - Jamila Henna, Sukesh, Aloe Vera Powder, Hibiscus Powder
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Pending Hit:
Hair Rules Curly Whip
This is my first time using this and I really like the consistency. Not quite a cream, not quite a gel. Nice curl definition so far, but it's not dry all the way.

On the Fence:
Aussie Moist ( GASP...for shame!)
I know, I know...This caked up like white chunks in my hair for some reason...I have no cones build up b/c I WNG daily and have been all CG for the past 3 days. Wasn't really wowed with it for a RO--I am happy with my staples. I had to use my CON to get this out and use Garnier Triple Nutrition the 2nd time around. I will give it another go, and this better work b/c I have the big bottle...which I used for the FIRST time. UGH!
hi. i'm a product junkie! so many products, so little time...
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last full relaxer: 6/10/10 big chop: 11/25/10
2011 Goal: SL (stretched) = Curly


taken 3/30/11
Hits
Lustrasilk olive oil cholesterol as a dc
Lustrasilk shea/mango cholesterol as a leave in/styler

Next time I might try the GF pure clean cream on top just because.

Neutral
Deity of America shampoo. Only used once so its still to be determined if it works.

Proline comb thru softener on dry hair. Feels weird. Not quite sticky, not quite filmy. I need to try this as a leave in on wet hair...

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tex-laxed(pfffttt)
Thick/coarse/low porosity/low elasticity
4a/b cottony/spongy

At war with my indestructible, armadillo hair...MY WILL BE DONE!

GIFSoup
Lashawn, you can still get product build up without using cones. That's happened to me before and that's when I know it's time to wash. The Shea Moisture Smoothie and KCCC used to cause white clumps when I conditioned the next day something awful!!!

That being said...my hair is still drying but I think I love the new Smoothie. It just feels so much more moisturizing than the old formula! I thought that one was way too oily and buttery.
BC'ed: 26 Dec 09
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Grand Duchess Fierce Freckles, Mistress of the Mighty Snap and Doyenne of the Potent Products Pavane in the Order of the Curly Crusaders
Hit:

Figuring out how to use up this huge tub of Eco Styler I have. Mixing castor oil and Tresemme Naturalsin it finally combats the dry feeling I used to have when I washed it out.
last relaxer; 082708, BC; 081810, CG; 122410
high porosity, med/coarse texture, high density, color treated
condish;TN, DevaCurl Heaven in Hair stylers; Heaven in Hair, DevaCurl Curl Cream oils;Castor Oil

YTChannel: http://www.youtube.com/user/papiermachecurls


Possible miss
Care Free Curl gold hair spray.

Maybe I misunderstood the purpose of this product. All it did was make my hair look shiny and damp. Eh...
Had to use TW PMB on top to soften my hair up.

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tex-laxed(pfffttt)
Thick/coarse/low porosity/low elasticity
4a/b cottony/spongy

At war with my indestructible, armadillo hair...MY WILL BE DONE!

GIFSoup
Hit: Koils by Nature Moisturizing Shealoe Leave in. My hair is so soft, styled with just this and Aloe Butter as a sealant. LOVE this stuff, wish I woulda taken advantage of the Memorial Day sale. 4th of July here I come

Miss: Having protein overload (but the KBN took care of that so yaaaay)
Super Thick corkscrews and waves. LOVE Elucence MBC, Giovanni 50/50 condish, Qhemet Products, V05 Calming Chamomile Tea Therapy condish, Jessicurl WDT. These are my official HG's that I love oh so much
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Last edited by Ashkins1118; 06-02-2011 at 09:34 AM.
Hit: Koils by Nature Moisturizing Shealoe Leave in. My hair is so soft, styled with just this and Aloe Butter as a sealant. LOVE this stuff, wish I woulda taken advantage of the Memorial Day sale. 4th of July here I come

Miss: Having protein overload (but the KBN took care of that so yaaaay)
Originally Posted by Ashkins1118
+10000000! My hair loves this stuff too.
Smacked with a head full of Dreamy tight Coils that refuse to have it any other way...
Finally maintaining a clean, moisturized scalp!
I'm really getting into my Nutiva Organic Coconut Oil now
Here we embrace the disorder of hair product buying
GROW NAPS GROW!

Why would I relax all the fabulousness?!
Inspired by Keenylicious

I swear the things that catch on in our society...
never anything with meaning
Inspired by LeeLee
Miss: attempting to join a no buy challenge....lol

Hit: Enso Naturals Twisting pudding. This stuff is the business. Now I'm wishing I'd gotten a larger size during the memorial day sale. Next sale, i'm stocking up on the 32oz of this (yelp its THAT good).
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Hit:
Enso Naturals Olive and Honey Hydrating Butter. I've found my HG of twisting products. Reminds me of when my grandma used to put the Blue Magic on my hair. It definitely has that much shine without the greasy feeling or me staining every piece of furniture I sit on.

Enso Naturals Marshmallow Twisting Pudding. Lighter hold, but almost as good as the Butter for me. I definitely don't regret buying a second container during the sale.



My Fotki
Miss:
As I am Hydration Elation
As I am Leave-in
As I am Curl Clarity shampoo
As I am double butter cream
As I am hair milk
As I am curling jelly - no 2nd day hair. My hair was a dry frizzy mess even after spraying with water and SOTC. This is NO KCCC!
Ah...to be a well pampered pootiecat. I can sleep on my owner's lap. Roll over on my back when I want my stomach rubbed. Purr with delight. Suddenly jump off and walk away for no reason. Not respond when I am called. Throw my leg up and lick with intense abandon. Sleep 85% of the time. Hang my head off the couch and view the world upside down.

Last edited by sassywillow; 06-03-2011 at 05:28 PM.
Sassy were those little teeny samples enough for you to decide if you liked the product or not? Cause when I saw 1/2 ounce samples I was giving my computer the stank eye while thinking "that ain't enough to stick in a knat's eye"
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Sassy were those little teeny samples enough for you to decide if you liked the product or not? Cause when I saw 1/2 ounce samples I was giving my computer the stank eye while thinking "that ain't enough to stick in a knat's eye"
Originally Posted by Nappy_curly_crown
NCC, the conditioner, leave-in, shampoos, jelly and butter cream were all 1 oz. I had more than enough of the condish and poo to make an evaluation of both. I have thin hair. I would say that if you have thick hair, the 1 oz samples may not be enough.
Ah...to be a well pampered pootiecat. I can sleep on my owner's lap. Roll over on my back when I want my stomach rubbed. Purr with delight. Suddenly jump off and walk away for no reason. Not respond when I am called. Throw my leg up and lick with intense abandon. Sleep 85% of the time. Hang my head off the couch and view the world upside down.
Hit - AV Fruit something Souffle...my 3rd day braid out is boss fly today. Its blowing in this Chicago Wind and just a shake puts it back in place plus its super soft and I haven't moiturized yet.

Miss - AV Fruit something Souffle...the floral smell is super strong and not for the sensitive nose. I almost had to sleep on the couch but the smell faded a lot by the end of the 2nd day. Day 3 the smell is still there but not strong.

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