Acronyms/Abbreviations/Definitions!

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What's diffusing?
Originally Posted by Stup!dGen!us

Diffusing is using your blow dryer w/ a bowl like attachment to it.. you collect your hair up into the bowl and the warm air circulates thru it. Virus using the direct nozzle on the dryer on your hair which causes frizz.

3a/3b

Latest routine:
Sauve Coconut CO
Or
Trader Joe's Nourish
Giovanni 50/50
Giovanni Direct Leave In
JoicoWhip
Newest Fav: Curl Junkie Coffee-Coco Curl Creme
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Thanks so much!
This really helped, I've been wondering what certain abbreviations were and the place in the FAQ section of the site only has so many.
Thanks so much for this thread! It drives me crazy when I don't know what an acronym or abbreviation means.

And I'm glad to know that LOOB isn't what I thought it was.
what's GTTT?
common sense is not common.....
CG since Jan 2009.....
No hair color since 2007..i've stopped fighting the greys....they always win....
3a/some 2c
clarify - ACV rinse
co-wash - NGTT calming conditioner or suave naturals tropical coconut
rinse-out - sally's GVP cond. balm
dt - sally's GVP k-pak or lustrasilk
leave in & styling - KCKT, KCCC, HESMU mousse
styling loves - DIFFUSING!!! & plopping
GTTTT - Giovanni Tea Tree Triple Treat

What does BC mean?
Red-headed curly girl and lovin' it!

3b/F-M/i-ii; whichever porosity means that you need lots of moisture


CG (modified) since September O8

Low poo: Jessicurl GLS
Conditioner: Jessicurl Too Shea and Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition
DT: Jessicurl WDCT
Leave-in: JC Aloeba
Styling: HETT Mousse

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Last edited by tulrich125; 02-13-2009 at 11:35 AM.
Big chop-generally to cut off hair that has been relaxed
3a
Currently Using: Suave Coconut, Aldi's Biolage Conditioning Balm knockoff, LOOB, and LA Looks sport gel....cheap and simple seems to be working better!
ModCG since 10/31/08
what is the difference between stylers and finishers??
what is the difference between stylers and finishers??
Originally Posted by becie
Stylers generally help your hair get where it needs to be. In example curl boosting gels, cremes, etc.

Finishers are simply products that help your hair stay there for the long run. Those would be your sprays, spritzes, etc.
what the heck does Guano mean?
what the heck does Guano mean?
Originally Posted by wavy wonder
Going off topic. It replaced the phrase "hijack the thread" after 9/11.
CG since 6/15/08!
Medium-Fine/Normal Porosity

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what does going off topic have to do with Guana????
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what does going off topic have to do with Guana????
Originally Posted by wavy wonder
Nothing that I know of. It's just the expression we use.
what the heck does Guano mean?
Originally Posted by wavy wonder
Going off topic. It replaced the phrase "hijack the thread" after 9/11.
Originally Posted by curlyjenn10
I always wondered what guano meant! I don't understand why 'guano' means going off topic though...
2C-ish, medium texture, medium-high porosity.
Modified CG since March '09!


Cowash/Low-Poo- Suave Naturals Coconut, Giovanni 50:50, Kinky Curly Come Clean
Condish- Biolage/GVP Conditioning Balm, LVPNG, Kinky Curly Knot Today
Styling- KMS Curlup balm, KCCC, BRHG, HETT gel/mousse


Proud Vegetarian!
HIH=Heaven in Hair

3b/a


I like my microfiber towel and plopping

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No comb,blow-fried, sulfates,silicones detangle Only the [/SIZE]fingers!!
Guano is bat poo. It means that you put poo in a thread.
TIA,

Morrignu

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Guano is bat poo. It means that you put poo in a thread.
Originally Posted by morrighu
LOL thanks, I guess that makes sense!
2C-ish, medium texture, medium-high porosity.
Modified CG since March '09!


Cowash/Low-Poo- Suave Naturals Coconut, Giovanni 50:50, Kinky Curly Come Clean
Condish- Biolage/GVP Conditioning Balm, LVPNG, Kinky Curly Knot Today
Styling- KMS Curlup balm, KCCC, BRHG, HETT gel/mousse


Proud Vegetarian!
Thanks for posting! I'm new to the site and just a little overwhelmed by the abbreviations! lol... This helps a lot!
-Laura Beth

(2b) Medium-textured, highly-porous
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Thanks for posting! I'm new to the site and just a little overwhelmed by the abbreviations! lol... This helps a lot!
Originally Posted by LBA
Lol, as you adjust to CG, you get used to all the abreviations. I remember when I just started CG and all the abbreviations in ppls siggies made me favourite this thread just to get to it and translate everything, lmao =P now it's nothing to me, even I've started using them and I'm the hugest dumhead I know lol
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