Acronyms/Abbreviations/Definitions!

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i see people refer to BC? just curious what that means
2b, 2c / f / ii / medium-high porosity
Vo5-never again, i now can plop!

CG since may 09, and hubby LOVES the new wavy 'tude!
products: CV SB, burt's bees more moisture conditioner, co-wash suave naturals coconut condish. FSG, shea hair butter, hair refresher
i see people refer to BC? just curious what that means
Originally Posted by dailywavy
That's just what I came on this thread to look for! Think it means big chop (when previously relaxed hair is cut off). Saw it on the previous page.
UK curly

fine to medium strands, porous, medium density
CG May 2009 - low poo occasionally
Co-wash: Tresemme Naturals
Styling -Naked Curl Defining Cream, BRHG, Mop Top, FSG
Product for a good hair day: FSG or Mop Top
Hair loves protein!
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new pics added Jan 2012

Enjoying the freedom of going curly!
Duchess of Alba, Keeper of the Tartan Curls in The Order of the Curly Crusaders
A new one that just popped up this week:

LVPNG - L'oreal Vive Pro Nutri Gloss, usually in ref. to the conditioner (pink bottle in the US) or treatment (pink jar under "Envive" in the UK)
Originally Posted by BotticelliBabe
I saw the transformation of your hair on fokti.. amazing! And you use only 3 products? I'm so interested in the smoothie conditioner and flax gelee.

Update: I am hoping for some recommendations from you. So I will try to email you tonight through botecelli botanicals on esty. Thanks!
Confuzed Curls
Hair Type: 2B in crown, 2C & 3A in length, Cii
Products: DevaCurl ~ No-Poo & One Conditioner, Angell, Set It Free, Mister Right
Leave in: Jojoba Oil, Coconut Oil, Shea Butter

Last edited by confuzedcurls; 08-11-2009 at 09:46 PM. Reason: update
What does EO stand for that everyone is finding at Marshall's & TjMaxx stores for what appears to be a steal of a deal?
Storm BC'd 12/30/09 (my gorgeous dd), low porosity, thick density, medium-coarse texture?, elasticity ?
Mom BC'd 5/31/10, fine texture, low porosity, normal density, low elasticity
Last relaxer, July 2008
Hair Type: HUMAN
Our HGs: Hair steamer, KCCC, AOHSR, generic conditioning balm conditioner
other products:FSG, KT, EO condish, KBBHN, EWNOC, DMBC, DMDCC, NG, EVOO, Almond Oil, Maha Bhringol oil, Henna & Ayurvedic powders
What does EO stand for that everyone is finding at Marshall's & TjMaxx stores for what appears to be a steal of a deal?
Originally Posted by Storm_N _Mom
EO is a brand name (it is technically short for essential oils but the company uses it as its brand name):

www.eoproducts.com
3a and strictly CG since August 2007. Porous and on the fine side. No to magnesium sulfate and glycerin. Yes to protein! Favorites:
CO-WASHES: Suave Coconut
CONDITIONERS and LEAVE-INS: Mop Top Daily Conditioner, KBB Nectar, Aubrey GPB or Island Naturals, Robert Craig, Any Jessicurl
CURL ENHANCERS/CREMES/MOUSSES: KCCC, JoiWhip
GELS: Fuzzy Duck, B5 Design, MGA Scultping, BRHG


Fotki password: chuckle
Blog: http://jillipoo.blogspot.com/
Twitter: nopoojillipoo
HSH = Healthy Sexy Hair (a brand name, though I suppose it could be used to describe your own hair!)
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


does anyone know what bump means on here?
Happy that Im Nappy
Big chopped June 08
Always looking for advice
Especially about styles
maintaining moisture
and softness.
does anyone know what bump means on here?
Originally Posted by PassionDancer
"Bump" is what happens when we want to revive an old thread and get people talking about it again. When we post with the word "bump," we're basically saying that we want to move a thread to the top of the list in whatever section it's in on this page:
http://www.naturallycurly.com/curltalk/
3a and strictly CG since August 2007. Porous and on the fine side. No to magnesium sulfate and glycerin. Yes to protein! Favorites:
CO-WASHES: Suave Coconut
CONDITIONERS and LEAVE-INS: Mop Top Daily Conditioner, KBB Nectar, Aubrey GPB or Island Naturals, Robert Craig, Any Jessicurl
CURL ENHANCERS/CREMES/MOUSSES: KCCC, JoiWhip
GELS: Fuzzy Duck, B5 Design, MGA Scultping, BRHG


Fotki password: chuckle
Blog: http://jillipoo.blogspot.com/
Twitter: nopoojillipoo
what is YMMV?
lots of fine 2b porous (i think) hair, CG 8/21/09
Cowash: suave naturals coconut
Rinse out: LVPNG, Giovanni Smooth as Silk
Leave in: LVPNG, suave naturals
Gel: LA Looks Sport, HESMU, HEBE
DT: egg/mayo/olive oil, GVP conditioning balm
Experimenting with: Ecostyler, Biotera, FSG, Nature's Gate
i officially love my curls.
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what is YMMV?
Originally Posted by pizza144
"Your mileage may vary" -- not everyone will have the same results from a product or routine.
i'm young but feel so out of date lol
CIAB: Curls in a Bottle (Curl Junkie)

(We're talking about it so much lately, I thought it was time to add it here!)
3a and strictly CG since August 2007. Porous and on the fine side. No to magnesium sulfate and glycerin. Yes to protein! Favorites:
CO-WASHES: Suave Coconut
CONDITIONERS and LEAVE-INS: Mop Top Daily Conditioner, KBB Nectar, Aubrey GPB or Island Naturals, Robert Craig, Any Jessicurl
CURL ENHANCERS/CREMES/MOUSSES: KCCC, JoiWhip
GELS: Fuzzy Duck, B5 Design, MGA Scultping, BRHG


Fotki password: chuckle
Blog: http://jillipoo.blogspot.com/
Twitter: nopoojillipoo
What is KCCC and KCTC (sp?). Thx!
My Hair Blog
3b/c growing out a chemical haircut
Products: Shea Moisture Moisture Retention Shampoo, Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie, Garnier Curl Construct Mousse, Suave Shea Butter & Almond Conditioner, Tigi Dumb Blonde Reconstructor, Aphogee 2-Step Treatment

27 MONTHS SINCE THE BUZZ CUT!


What is KCCC and KCTC (sp?). Thx!
Originally Posted by urbanmommy
Kinky Curly Curling Custard =KCCC
Kinky Curly Knot Today= KCKT

4b
BC May 2009
less product is enough
Guano is bat poo. It means that you put poo in a thread.
Originally Posted by morrighu
Haha, I googled guano to see what it meant and it came up with bat poo. I was VERY confused.
2c/3a/3b
Co-Wash: TJ's Nourish
Conditioner: 1/2 TJ's Nourish, 1/2 AO Honeysuckle Rose
Leave-in: GDLI, CJ Curl Assurance
Love: Pineappling, FSG and this website!
CG Since Sept. 5th, 2009!!!

With the help of StruttsWife's E-book:
Normal Porosity, Fine Texture (who would've thunk!), normal elasticity, and medium density.

PM me if you have suggestions for my hair (i.e. product, etc.), help would be very much appreciated!
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Guano is bat poo. It means that you put poo in a thread.
Originally Posted by morrighu
Haha, I googled guano to see what it meant and it came up with bat poo. I was VERY confused.
Originally Posted by zcurlygirl
After 9/11, the board members wanted to replace the term "hijack" for going off topic.
What does R2D2 stand for?
BC-big chop, I think
Toiletry ho
=
Thanks!
What does R2D2 stand for?
Originally Posted by Highfall
It refers to a hooded dryer that was sold at Sally Beauty. I can't remember the exact brand/model though, I'll see if I can find a link about it or something though.
pw: curls
3b/a
Cowash - No Poo, Suave Coconut
Conditioner - One Condition
Leave In - KCKT
Gel - KCCC at the moment

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