Go Back   CurlTalk > Hair > General Discussion about Curly Hair

Like Tree51Likes

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-15-2009, 06:48 AM   #181
 
Saria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,877
Default

l.deon, you can attach photos if they're saved on your computer by clicking post reply on the left at the bottom or top of the page as opposed to clicking on the quick reply icon. There is an option to manage attachments in there.

If you have your images already uploaded on a site, which it seems you do, right-click the image and choose to "copy image location" and then paste that in your post (you can do this with any kind of reply). Once you've pasted it, put it between one bracket like this on the left [img] and one bracket like this [/img] on the right. No spaces between the address and brackets.

You can also just right-click to copy the image and then paste it, but I find that's easier if you just have one image in your post. It sometimes doesn't seem to work.
__________________

Last edited by Saria; 05-15-2009 at 06:53 AM.
Saria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2009, 02:12 PM   #182
 
OperaCurls's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 1,089
Default

Dang, we are a board full of really attractive women! You all have gorgeous hair and faces.
My turn to play.
(I look so pissed off with straight hair)




Much better! (ignore the face in the 2nd one, please)


__________________
http://public.fotki.com/opera-curls/ (I cut my own hair)
Pacific Northwest girl, color-treated fine 3B, med-low porosity

Products: Suave Coconut condish, Giovanni Direct Leave-In, FSG or KCCC, AfroVeda Shea-Amla Cream
I LOVE HENNA!
OperaCurls is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2009, 09:54 PM   #183
 
svetiki's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 85
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by opera_curls View Post
Dang, we are a board full of really attractive women! You all have gorgeous hair and faces.
My turn to play.
(I look so pissed off with straight hair)




Much better! (ignore the face in the 2nd one, please)


GORGEOUSSS HAIRR!!! I think you look much better with it curly. It fits you and you dont look so p.o'd
__________________
3c/4a in the front, 4b in the back, with a few sprinkles of 3c in random spots.
http://myspace.com/kielyki
svetiki is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2009, 10:20 PM   #184
 
Backliteyes's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 91
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by nybz View Post
Here are my two pictures. One is with the curl, and the other was not straightened with anything other than a ponytail but it's still straighter.

Edit: no clue why one of them is sideways.... Oh well
Is it just me or are your eyes somewhat purple? Looks like it in the sideways picture. If so that's awesome and so rare.
__________________
2bMii, normal porosity
CG since 5/8
Growing to natural color since 6/13
Co-wash: Suave Naturals
Poo: Jessicurl HCC, Giovanni TTTT
Co/LI: LVPNG, Jessicurl Too Shea, Giovanni DLI, Honey
Style: KCCC, Jessicurl RR/CC, BRHG, Crew Pomade, Jessicurl AIS
Backliteyes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2009, 10:33 PM   #185
 
Backliteyes's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 91
Default


Years ago.


1.5 or 2 years ago.



Today, Day 7 of mod CG. Still transitioning I suppose, plus it was windy as heck today.
__________________
2bMii, normal porosity
CG since 5/8
Growing to natural color since 6/13
Co-wash: Suave Naturals
Poo: Jessicurl HCC, Giovanni TTTT
Co/LI: LVPNG, Jessicurl Too Shea, Giovanni DLI, Honey
Style: KCCC, Jessicurl RR/CC, BRHG, Crew Pomade, Jessicurl AIS
Backliteyes is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-15-2009, 10:44 PM   #186
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 176
Default

Oh my goodness, your curly hair is like my dream hair. I want your hair!!!

Quote:
Originally Posted by Caladhiel View Post
So, finally I have some decent pictures.

Straight:


Curly:
__________________
Type: 3a - type 1 on the underside. Thinning.

Currently using:
-Organix Tea Tree Mint Shampoo (occasionally)
-Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition conditioner
-Suave Waterfall Mist Conditioner or Gee Your Hair Smells Terrific as leave-in
-A mix of Shique Gel and HE Totally Twisted mousse
-FX Curls Up Mousse, on occasion


CurlFace is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 12:29 AM   #187
 
l.deon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 235
Default

[]http://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs017.snc1/2638_1031885043111_1404932313_80377_649320_n.jpg[]
__________________
3B Mod CG
Medium texture/ Normal to low porosity / High density

Current Routine:

Shampoo- GTTT, GVP Paul Mitchell Tea tree Shampoo or ACV/ Baking soda (once a week)
Co wash- Trader Joes Nourish Spa
Leave in- Shea Moisture Shea Butter leave- in, Elucence
Gel- BRHG

Holy grail combo Feb 2013: ISO Bouncy Creme with BRHG on top!

Last edited by l.deon; 05-16-2009 at 12:38 AM.
l.deon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 12:41 AM   #188
 
l.deon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 235
Default

http://www.naturallycurly.com/curlta...1&d=1242456002
__________________
3B Mod CG
Medium texture/ Normal to low porosity / High density

Current Routine:

Shampoo- GTTT, GVP Paul Mitchell Tea tree Shampoo or ACV/ Baking soda (once a week)
Co wash- Trader Joes Nourish Spa
Leave in- Shea Moisture Shea Butter leave- in, Elucence
Gel- BRHG

Holy grail combo Feb 2013: ISO Bouncy Creme with BRHG on top!
l.deon is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 05:21 AM   #189
 
nybz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 15
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Backliteyes View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by nybz View Post
Here are my two pictures. One is with the curl, and the other was not straightened with anything other than a ponytail but it's still straighter.

Edit: no clue why one of them is sideways.... Oh well
Is it just me or are your eyes somewhat purple? Looks like it in the sideways picture. If so that's awesome and so rare.
I wish that were natural. Turns out I ran out of my clear contacts and had to use my colored ones. I've got brown eyes really though.
__________________
Mostly 3bFiii with areas of A and C as well
As of now using only Devacurl One Condition and Angell then scrunching when dry
nybz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 06:22 AM   #190
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 385
Default

[/QUOTE]

OH my goodness, your hair is absolutely gorgeous curly, no question about it! Fantastic!!
shelbymustang is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 07:56 AM   #191
 
Saria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,877
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by l.deon View Post
[]http://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc1/hs017.snc1/2638_1031885043111_1404932313_80377_649320_n.jpg[]
This is what you have to do (I disabled IMG code so it shows up the way you should put it into your post):

[img]http://photos-b.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos...7_649320_n.jpg[/img]
__________________
Saria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 08:00 AM   #192
 
Saria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,877
Default

With code back on:



By the way, I just put the brackets in bold to show what was missing from your post, don't bold them when you're posting an image.
__________________

Last edited by Saria; 05-16-2009 at 08:03 AM.
Saria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 08:08 AM   #193
 
Saria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,877
Default

As an attachment (remember you can't do this with the quick reply option):

Just click "post reply", go down to where it says additional options and click on "manage attachments". Then select the file from where you have it saved on your computer. I right-clicked your image and chose to save it on my desktop so I could attach it for this post:
(I don't know about your other pic, so I could only post this one)
Attached Thumbnails
Straight vs. Curly . . . Post Your Pics!-l.deon.jpg  
__________________
Saria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 10:03 AM   #194
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 1,718
Default

Wow ladies, I agree such gorgeous women and gorgeous hair! I haven't straightened my hair in years so when I do I will post a pic.
__________________
http://public.fotki.com/TLGuerrero/

password: curly

3B w/3A underneath

Medium texture
Average porosity

Crazy-picky hair; likes some oils and proteins, but not others, can tolerate some glycerin.

Current products-
Co-wash: Suave/Vo5/TJ Refresh
Rinse out & Leave in: Suave Tropical Coconut/Garnier Triple Nutrition
Gel: Herbal Essences Set Me Up/Aussie Tizz No Frizz
marinacurlz is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 06:53 PM   #195
 
Join Date: May 2004
Posts: 27
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by opera_curls View Post
Dang, we are a board full of really attractive women! You all have gorgeous hair and faces.
My turn to play.
(I look so pissed off with straight hair)




Much better! (ignore the face in the 2nd one, please)


love your curls, and that color. what shade is it?
__________________
**Tiana**
curlyhead 3b,3c AND 4a otherwise known as my big mess
tjcjlc99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 07:26 PM   #196
 
OperaCurls's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 1,089
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by shelbymustang View Post

OH my goodness, your hair is absolutely gorgeous curly, no question about it! Fantastic!!
Quote:
Originally Posted by tjcjlc99 View Post

love your curls, and that color. what shade is it?
Thanks, ladies! I've only ever straightened my hair three or four times, and it always looked lame. Totally not worth it. tjcjlc99, I used to use henna, but since I'm a poor college student, I've switched to the Clairol Natural Instincts semi-permanent dye in medium auburn, I think it's called Cinnaberry on the box... I prefer this color to just henna, because it has more depth to it and doesn't look orange when I'm having a frizzy day.
__________________
http://public.fotki.com/opera-curls/ (I cut my own hair)
Pacific Northwest girl, color-treated fine 3B, med-low porosity

Products: Suave Coconut condish, Giovanni Direct Leave-In, FSG or KCCC, AfroVeda Shea-Amla Cream
I LOVE HENNA!
OperaCurls is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-16-2009, 09:17 PM   #197
 
DEL2C's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,360
Default

Ignore the date it wasn't 1999--Last time I straightened I was Preggers! I didn't realize it's been 5yrs!!



Then: Blow fried for over an hour



Now: Riding the Waves

Last edited by DEL2C; 05-17-2009 at 07:56 AM.
DEL2C is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2009, 02:55 PM   #198
 
Saria's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 6,877
Default

Your waves are so gorgeous, Del. Absolutely prefer them to the straight hair.
Opera_curls, no contest either. No wonder you look ticked off with straight hair.
__________________
Saria is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2009, 07:04 PM   #199
 
redcelticcurls's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 14,014
Send a message via Yahoo to redcelticcurls
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sarahgrace View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by redcelticcurls View Post
This morning


Right now


Did you wake up with those curls??? I'm so jealous. They're perfect!
Lol, I did wake up with those curls. That is the power of a satin sleep bonnet and a bunch of KCCC in warm September weather. That was like third or fourth day hair too. That cap does work wonders.
__________________
Kiva! Microfinance works.

Med/Coarse, porous curly.
redcelticcurls is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2009, 08:08 PM   #200
 
Candycane's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 291
Default

shesyellow---not for nothing but u r adorable n i love your hair!
Candycane is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Trending Topics[-]hide

Thread Tools
Display Modes



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2011 NaturallyCurly.com