My was thick enough. I've done pectin with other products and wasn't thrilled with it. I may have to experiment a little bit. I guess if you needed to thicken it, you could add a little xanthum gum.
I don't know if I could do only two products. I may try it without gel tomorrow--since I haven't been using gel the last few months.
3a (Corkicelli), highlighted, fine, low porosity
modified CG, since April '07
CG since 3/11/08
HGs: Curly Kinks Satin Roots, Curlycue ReNew and Coil Jam; homemade FSG and okra gel; soap bars; DM MiraCurls Curling Gelly; UFD Curly Magic; Shescentit LIs; Sevi conditioners; Botanical Spirits Puree, CJ Repair Me