This thread just saved me from cutting all my hair off. One thread CAN make all the difference.

Thanks to all you long haired wavy girls, for giving me hope that I CAN grow this mop out and still have it look nice.
*CG for wavies. Type 2/3ab mix.
(overgrown) Inverted bob.
*Conditioner - VO5, Oyin, Goth Rosary
*Gel - Origins, Jessicurl or Lush
*Lo-Poo - Carols Daughter