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Old 07-09-2011, 10:16 AM   #1
 
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Default I Hate air drying! Anyone with me?

It's horrible! It takes 4-6 hours to dry my hair completely and I try to not touch my hair at all. My curl pattern is 3a so pulling or combing my hair makes it turn puffy and not curl. But I won't use a diffuser because I'm recovering from relaxing treatments and using heat every day. Do u guys like air drying?
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Old 07-09-2011, 10:20 AM   #2
 
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I absolutely hate air drying. I have a curl mixture of 3a and 3b. My hair is kinda short right now so it takes around 2-3 hours to dry. Not only that but I have very fine and thin hair so my hair looks horrible when its wet.>:\

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Old 07-09-2011, 10:47 AM   #3
 
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Hate walking around with wet hair. Drives me batty. I always diffuse at least part way to speed things up.
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Old 07-09-2011, 11:05 AM   #4
 
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I actually like it. Especially in the summer. O;

Because I usually keep my fan on and it blows and dries my hair and at the same time, it makes the summer heat more bearable.

But I hate how wet hair makes your hair more prone to frizz. XD
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The fan or wind blows my curl pattern out to waves
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Old 07-09-2011, 11:24 AM   #6
 
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I can't stand air drying. I usually diffuse on the lowest heat and on high.
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Old 07-09-2011, 12:17 PM   #7
 
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I pixie diffuse each section for two min and then let air dry the rest of the way. I hate the way my hair looks while it's drying!!!!!! It's so frizzy!
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Old 07-09-2011, 12:31 PM   #8
 
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Hate it - with the amount of hair I have, plus my low porosity it is just not practical. I diffuse 50% of the way then attempt to air dry the rest. I showered at 10 this morning, plopped, diffused, clipped, played with the dog outside, I'm still pretty damp and its 2:30.
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The fan or wind blows my curl pattern out to waves
Even with gel/mousse? o.o
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I don't like a lot
Of gel or moose I only use like a quarter amount if it ever gets that big
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Luckycharms- I have pretty thick hair too and low porosity! It sucks for air drying
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Old 07-10-2011, 01:53 PM   #12
 
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i hate air drying... and i refuse to hurt my hair more with heat as i did years before so i just plop my hair and go to sleep reduces so much frizz only downside is it hurts to sleep on sides!!!
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Old 07-10-2011, 09:25 PM   #13
 
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I love/hate it...my hair doesn't seem to like diffusing, and air drying is something I've always done. But since going CG and using lots of styling products, I can't stand how I look like a wet rat for four hours!
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I hate air drying because I can't fluff it out until it's dry, and it basically takes ALL day. If I know I'm going out at night, I have to do my hair early in the morning so I can fluff it out for the night. But I also hate diffusing because it takes forever for it to actually dry my hair, so I only do it if my hair is dripping until that's gone, then I just let it air dry. Win some, lose some, lol.
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Old 07-10-2011, 09:49 PM   #15
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I don't like air drying because it takes half a day and can't scrunch out the crunchiness until it's dry so basically air drying means my hair doesn't look good for most of the day. My sister's hair looks just like mine however for some reason her hair looks great while it's air drying and appears to dry really fast. She's lucky.
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Old 07-11-2011, 04:14 PM   #16
 
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I too hate air drying because I look like a wet puppy! During the week I wash at night, apply products, then plop. In the morning my hair is about 50% dry. I diffuse for 10-20 minutes. Since it's summer I diffuse less time then an hour after I get to work I fluff out.
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