Interesting, none of the befores look bad, but it does show that some of us never really see our curl potential until we change our routines around.
Originally Posted by redcelticcurls
Exactly! I think so many curlies think that what they have is as good as it's ever going to get, so they just accept the status quo. I know that's how I was. My hair was frizzy and poofy and I hated it, but I figured that's just how my hair was. And in pictures it didn't even look so bad.

Interestingly, I discovered this week when I found some old containers of them, that the combination that had given me the best "pre-CG" hair and that I really liked before finding this site was...silicone free. Imagine that.
3A low/medium porosity, medium texture

Current products:
Stylers: HE Tousle Me Softly, Condition 3-in-1 Mousse
Conditioners: Terax Crema, Mill Creek Botanicals Henna Conditioner
Cleanser: DevaCurl NoPoo

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