update-found the drying culprit!

hey all,

thanks for everyones suggestions and support before i was about to shave all my hair off!!! It was so darn dry and resistant to my new products. I think its the catwalk amplifier. Apparentely cones, over time, is no longer working for me. So, I decided to remove anything that has cones in it and just stick with all natural. I tried shea moisture smoothie as a DT and it worked good. Waiting for jessicurl and curl junkie DT's to come in (ordered last tues) but I needed something to use now. Seems a persons hair truly changes with age (turned 38 this yr).

What curling creams do you all recommend for 3b-c/4a hair to replace my catwalk? I have different hair types on my head. Im using Devacurl one as leave in and arc angell, works good, but I need a cream of some sort to put under the arc angell to offer more hold and more clumping.

Oh yea, i learned that scrunching poofs my hair so now i am doing the rake and shake method and that works waaayy better.


Last edited by nibrahim; 04-02-2011 at 05:58 AM.
I have heard that Mop C curl defining cream is like Curls Rock in consistency and performance, only without all the crap in it. It is expensive though. I myself order some a couple days ago to give it a try.
Currently Loving:
Shampoo: Giovanni 50:50

Conditioners - CJ Strengthening, CJ Beauticurls Argan and Olive Oil, CJ Rehab, CJ Curl Fix

Leave-in: CJ Smoothing

Deep Conditioner: CJ Hibiscus and Banana Deep Fix

Stylers - Tigi Curls Rock Amplifier, AG:Recoil, KCCC, Mop-C Curling Cream, Paul Mitchell Sculpting foam
i've been using spiral solutions deeply decadent as a curl cream this past week -- love it! i had been reading ingredients in many curl creams and realized they were almost identical to ss dd and i had it and love it! and i am finding right now it is working so well. i don't use any gel over it.
i do use a leave in.
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3a, some 2c & 3b, medium texture, porosity normal, low elasticity
washing/cowashing, conditioning, protein tx: [I] curl junkie products
leave in:cj conditioners and treatments as leave in
styling: cj aloe fix gel, cj pattern pusha, cj honey butta leave in, cj cccc, cj ciab.
sealants - jane carter nourish & shine

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