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Old 09-26-2012, 11:44 AM   #1
 
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Hi Everyone! I'm Lorre. I've been on NaturallyCurly since last year but I never understood how to use it, so I never did. Now I want to know more. Can people point me in the right direction? Thanks a mil!
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Old 09-26-2012, 11:45 AM   #2
 
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What do you need to know?
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texture - medium/fine, porosity - low/normal, elasticity - normal
co-wash - NaturelleGrow Coconut Water or Marshmallow Root, Slippery Elm Bark & Blue Malva Cleansing Conditioners
LI - KCKT mixed w/ SM C & H Curl & Style Milk
DC - NG Mango & Coconut H2O or Chamomile/Brdck Root
Gel - SM souffle (winter), KCCC (summer) or CR Naturals Aloe Whipped Butter Gel (year round)
Sealers - Virgin Coconut Oil, Avocado butter, Aloe butter
Ayurvedic treatments - Jamila Henna, Sukesh, Aloe Vera Powder, Hibiscus Powder
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Old 09-26-2012, 05:55 PM   #3
 
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This is a good place to start: Start Here!
Just poke around and read as much as possible. There's tons of great info everywhere.
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Old 09-27-2012, 08:09 AM   #4
 
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Welcome, Jambeauty! Enjoy digging around the site, reading and learning new things! And you'll meet some nice people, along the way!
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Old 09-27-2012, 11:11 AM   #5
 
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To start, you want to know your hair properties. There is good info on that at the top of the page under "Hair Types". There is also good info about it at: Live Curly Live Free - Home where you can opt to get a hair analysis, if you like, and they make recommendations on ingredients for different properties. Then you can look for others with your properties (listed in signatures) and see what products they like. And, of course, you can ask any specific questions on the different boards and we will try to help.
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Experimenting with too many products to name here. All this great info keeps my head spinning.
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