Got my chia seeds from SusieQ yesterday. She enclosed some very informative literature. They are a rich source of Omega 3 and 6. If ingested, the gel is supposed to be a dietary aide--not only the Omega oils, but it helps you utilize carbs better (blood sugar) and keeps you full longer.

I put some in a muslin tea bag and added water from Instahot according to the recommended ratio. Am letting it steep. The gel is supposed to keep in the refrigerator for two weeks. Even if this doesn't work in my hair, I'm going to definitely try it as a dietary supplement!
3a (Corkicelli), highlighted, fine, low porosity
modified CG, since April '07
CG since 3/11/08

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HGs: Anything Sevi; Curly Kinks Satin Roots, Curlycue ReNew and Coil Jam; homemade FSG and okra gel; soap bars; UFD Curly Magic (now Hello Curly Curl Stimulater); Botanical Spirits Jellies, CJ Repair Me, Aloe Fix and CCCC

Last edited by kathymack; 01-30-2009 at 06:26 AM.