What does KCCC play well with for you???

asianrunner, I tried mixing KCCC and SSCEJ this morning, and so far, I like the result! I had used a decent amount of leave-in, then the KCCC/CEJ combo (mixed in my palm, raked and then scrunched in), then topped it all off with a scrunch of LALCG/BRHG. When I was scrunching it all in, I was thinking, "Rustina, what are you doing? Your hair is going to be a producty mess!" but it actually came out very nice. Less frizz than I've had over the last few weeks, which is a welcome change! I'll have to see how it holds up through the day - that is the real test of any product or combo for me. It seems like everything looks good as soon as I SOTC, but I have to give it a couple of hours to see how it holds up.

At any rate, this combo may be a keeper. Thanks for the tip!
Sulfate/non-water-soluble silicone free since 8/16/10
Northern VA
Med-coarse, normal porosity, low elasticity
Dye-free since 11/2010

I got some samples yesterday and used it with KCKT and got pretty good results. Nice frizz free clumps. The only issue I had was that when I applied, it felt "squeaky" and my curls felt kind of waterlogged, although my drying time was about the same.

Anyone know how it works in high dews? Or second day hair?
Originally Posted by curlysue21
I've tried KCCC in high dews many times and it's always a bust for me, never quite figured out why but it just makes me poof like crazy I'll probably end up trying it again this Summer though just to see if my hair has changed. I love it for 2nd day, mix it with some Med hold gel over spritzed hair works great. Sometimes I add a little KCKT depending how the frizz is.

Love KCCC with Daily Fix under it and BSRHG over it.
Originally Posted by Kellycat
Daily Fix as your LI? That can't be right........you must mean CFix?


Rustina how did it turn out?? I can't imagine using CEJ would make your hair producty. I did try this but didn't notice any difference in my hair since CEJ/FHG works for me in milder dews I'm just gonna save it to use later on. I have tried B-Leave in mixed with KCC and that works well too when I want a little extra protein.
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CJRehab or H&B Fix, Deva NO POO, EO Rose & Cham POO & Condish, CJ CurlFix, CJ Pattern Pusha, CJ CIAB, SS FHG, KCCC, BRHG, AG Mousse Gel, ACV Rinses,Shikakai Conditioning Hair Rinse.
I also just tried mixing KCCC with SS CEJ and it's really nice! I have well defined curls with the least amount of frizz I've had in a while. At first it felt producty but i think i tend to get "frizz free" confused with "producty"
Mod CG since 8/2010
2cFii (fia), normal/normal, protein junkie. Itchy and allergic wavy!
Growing out
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Rustina how did it turn out?? I can't imagine using CEJ would make your hair producty.
Originally Posted by DEL2C
It worked great! Like mountaincurl, I had some good definition, and the frizz stayed largely away through the day. I still had some - I always have *some* frizz - but not nearly the usual amount. Yay! And it wasn't so much that I thought the CEJ would make me producty, but by the time I was scrunching in my 5th product - I used LI, KCCC/CEJ, and LALCG/BRHG - I was afraid I had overdone it. Thankfully, that was not so!
Sulfate/non-water-soluble silicone free since 8/16/10
Northern VA
Med-coarse, normal porosity, low elasticity
Dye-free since 11/2010

I can't imagine using CEJ would make your hair producty.
Originally Posted by DEL2C
I didn't think it could do that either, but it suddenly started making my hair look and feel VERY producty. It went from working like a charm every single time I used it to producty frizz. I tried adjusting the amounts, but no dice. I've shelved it for now. I can't figure out what happened.
2C/3A, fine, higher porosity.
Yay! Glad it worked for someone else!
Coarse texture, normal-high porosity, normal elasticity (Komaza Care), very weak waves
cleanser: Redken Fresh Curls Shampoo, CJ Daily Fix

rinse out: CJ Beauticurls, CJ A&OO, CJ Smoothing

jellies/creams: Mop C, KCCC, SCE FSG
gels: CJ CQ, BRHG

I haven't read the responses yet here, but I have another post on KCCC - I used Suave as a LI and I got dryness by the end of day.

I used it successfully last summer over everything.

Yesterday, I used it all alone and it was LOVELY - and today I rewet (after pineappling last night) and I LOVE it soft shiny clumps and hold.
3b/fine/normal porosity/normal elasticity

LOVES behentrimonium methosulfate
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Want to grow it long again!
And simply want to figure out this hair of mine!
Love KCCC with Daily Fix under it and BSRHG over it.
Originally Posted by Kellycat
You guys are using DF as LI??
3b/fine/normal porosity/normal elasticity

LOVES behentrimonium methosulfate
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Want to grow it long again!
And simply want to figure out this hair of mine!
Love KCCC with Daily Fix under it and BSRHG over it.
Originally Posted by Kellycat
You guys are using DF as LI??
Originally Posted by LilaGirl

Yep. I LOVE DF as a leave in! It smooths my hair out and tames frizz. It's weird, because my hair get weighed down easily, but not so with DF.


Hair type: 2b
Texture: Fine
Density: Medium (yet crazy-huge volume)
Porosity: Normal
Elasticity: Normal (I think....)
Oily scalp
Low-poos: CJ Daily Fix; AO Green Tea Clarifying
Co-washing: Tresemme Naturals Conditioner
Conditioner: As needed
Styling: FSG; KCCC (winter favorite); CJ Curl Fix; CJ Coffee Coco Curl Cream Lite; BSRHG (a MUST)

Current obsession: Tresemme Naturals Moisturizing Conditioner

Did someone on here say they use JUST AOMM with KCCC? Aren't they like the same product? (I'm going to try it today - not sure how you do it, though.
3b/fine/normal porosity/normal elasticity

LOVES behentrimonium methosulfate
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Want to grow it long again!
And simply want to figure out this hair of mine!
Did someone on here say they use JUST AOMM with KCCC? Aren't they like the same product? (I'm going to try it today - not sure how you do it, though.
Originally Posted by LilaGirl
I use just AOHR Conditioner (RO) and KCCC. Didn't work as well for me as CJBSC and KCCC, though.
Janet ~ Northern NJ
Properties: Dense, Fine, Low Porosity, Low Elasticity
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Cleansing: Suave Tropical Coconut Condish
Conditioner: CJ Smoothing Condish
Styling: CJCQ
Well, I just did AOMM, which to me is the same as KCCC but I'll see what they're like together?
3b/fine/normal porosity/normal elasticity

LOVES behentrimonium methosulfate
(don't ask me to pronounce that!)


Want to grow it long again!
And simply want to figure out this hair of mine!
I'm reviving my thread because I finally FINALLY tried KCCC with SSCEJ. I forgot about the combo LOL. Well, it worked like a charm! KCCC on it's own can be very producty feeling for me. CEJ will hold sometimes or not. Together I have (so far) wurly, enhanced hair that's soft, smooth, not frizzy, holding well, and no crunch to scrunch! I'll update at the end of the day.

Cosmetology Educator with sensitivities, eczema and Seborrheic Dermatitis.
Ingredients Maven
Products: Free and Clear sulfate free poo and condish, Theraneem Sulfate Free Shampoo/Condish, Unscented SSCEJ, Coconut oil, Camellia oil, Argan oil
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Isn't it great? I love that combo. And today, I tried KCCC mixed with Re:Coil and got similar results. The mag sulfate, while very curl-enhancing, is too drying for me if used on its own, so I had stuck the Re:Coil in the closet after trying it a couple of times and figured it was not going to work for me. Mixed with KCCC, though, I get the curl-enhancing properties without the dryness and frizz. Yay!

I now think of KCCC as my own personal mag sulfate delivery system. :-)
Sulfate/non-water-soluble silicone free since 8/16/10
Northern VA
Med-coarse, normal porosity, low elasticity
Dye-free since 11/2010

I've actually been running KCCC with Oyin Hair Dew and a little bit of grapeseed oil and its been doing really well.

I had to stop using Knot Today, weighed my hair down so much!
Texturizer
Co-wash: Desert Essence Jojoba Body Boosting/CJDF
Conditioner: Aubrey Organics White Camellia
DT: Aubrey Organics GPB
Leave-In: Kinky Curly Knot Today
Styler: Kinky Curly Curling Custard
Oils: Grapeseed, Apricot Kernel, Avocado, Coconut


It lasted all day! It lasted all day! I have a feeling this is going to be an awesome combo for me!

Cosmetology Educator with sensitivities, eczema and Seborrheic Dermatitis.
Ingredients Maven
Products: Free and Clear sulfate free poo and condish, Theraneem Sulfate Free Shampoo/Condish, Unscented SSCEJ, Coconut oil, Camellia oil, Argan oil
Lady Karaan, High Priestess of Hayr Tretements in the Order of Curly Crusaders
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Well, I just did AOMM, which to me is the same as KCCC but I'll see what they're like together?
Originally Posted by LilaGirl
I had mentioned using AOMM with KCCC. For me the AOMM gives my hair more moisture. It was very dry this winter and the AOMM helped keep the moisture in. I don't know what it is about KCCC but I get really enhanced waves and ringlets with it. The 2 paired together gave me some really good hair days. Also AOMM is more runnier than KCCC. For me they aren't really the same since I can get some hold with KCCC as with the AOMM I get nothing besides moisture and shine.
Mod CG since 4/10
Products being used ATM
Wash: KCCC, CJDF, AOGPB
Rinseout:: Tresemme Naturals
Moisturizing and Volume, Yes to Cucumbers
LI: Giovanni DLI, KCKT
DT: CJH&BDF, CJCR
Every Day Stylers: KCCC, AOMM, Biotera Curl Cream, CJCCCC-Lite, CJCIAB, CJCQ, LALGs
I use it all the time now. My HG combo.
3b/fine/normal porosity/normal elasticity

LOVES behentrimonium methosulfate
(don't ask me to pronounce that!)


Want to grow it long again!
And simply want to figure out this hair of mine!
I use it only without a leave-in and it works much better for me that way.
2b/3a, fine, "naturally frizzy", non-porous, above shoulders, brunette
Low-poos--faves are Deva and JC, experimenting with CJ Gentle Cleansing Shampoo
Conditioners: faves are Devacare One-C, Jessicurl Too Shea
Leave Ins: Conflicted relationship--no fave
Fave stylers: Aveda Flax Seed & Aloe over Aveda Phmollient mousse, KCCC over anything, Biolage Firm Hold Gelee (HG for spring/summer), CK


For two weeks of April showers, I've been using Aubrey Organics Island Naturals as a leave in, then KCCC, topped off with Ecostyler Argan. AOIN was my HG winter leave-in, but I may have to rethink it in the summer. So far I am liking the KCCC/Ecostyler combo. There may be a better one out ther yet for my hair, but I can at least attest to that fact that these products go well together.
Botticelli Fii,porous
Wash:V05 Moisture Milk, any low-poo
Condition/Leave-in:Tresemme Naturals,AOIN,AOGPB
Styling:
KCCC,BRHG,Got2b Curlvacious Spray
Love:protein,jojoba Hate:Garnier
Experiment:homemade refreshing spray
Goal:Below APL curly. Now near BSL, below shoulders curly
Mod CG since 7/22/09

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