2B colored redhead new to curl-specific hair care!

Hi guys! Just thought I would introduce myself!
I have a 2B wave that sometimes falls into more of a 2A wave on the second or third day, and I color my hair red ALWAYS!
I just started my new hair care journey and I am very excited!
I just bought Yes To Cucumbers shampoo and conditioner that I will start with, plus Kinky Curly Knot Today as a leave-in. I have also sampled Curly Hair Solutions Curl Keeper and I would like to buy a full size bottle as I have never had such amazing body and curl as with this product!
However, right now, I have several styling products I was using before my decision to switch over, so I will be using those up before moving on to curly hair approved styling products, but I will be washing/conditioning/co-washing with approved products until I can make that next step!
I am very excited to learn about my hair because I have never known too much about it except that it needs moisture, and I have always just let it air dry with a little mousse and hairspray. Even so, however, I was never fully satisfied, so I would just put it up in a bun at night and have a slightly wavy, but mostly straight, hairstyle.
Now I know I can maximize my wavy potential with the help of these forums and all my newly discovered information out there!
Thanks so much, fellow curly girls!
Welcome!!

At hip length, going for mid-thigh!
3A/2C M iii med porosity, high elasticity

HGs:
Clarify: Nivea IR
Lo-poo: Nature's Gate CR
CW: Elvive Volume Collagen
RO: TBS Rainforest Moisture, etc

LI: Elvive volume collagen, KCKT
Seal: Grapeseed oil
Gel: Studioline

PT: EO Keratin co
DT: RO+oils
Hairgrowth stim.: JBCO+EVCO


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Medium Texture/Normal Porosity
Conditioners: Curl Junkie conditioners, Elucence moisture balancing, Darcy's pumpkin seed, Mop Top Daily
Gels: CJ Pattern Pusha, CJ Curl Queen, UFDCM, Mop Top Curly Custard, KCCC (wish it didn't take so long to dry!), CJ Aloe Fix Lite
Weekly PT (CJ Repair Me) & DT
Icequeen method
CG since Aug. 08, still a lot to learn

Welcome!

Proven beneficial ingredients for colour treated or porous hair include coconut oil, hydrolysed protein, ceramides, 18-MEA and panthenol.

Kinky Curly Knot Today is more of a detangler than a leave in conditioner, it doesn't contain any oils and little in the way of the major emollients (cationic surfactants and fatty alcohols).
2a-2c, medium texture, porous/ colour treated. Three years CG. Past bra strap length heading for waist.

CO-wash: Inecto coconut/ Elvive Volume Collagen
Treatments: Komaza Care Matani, coconut/ sweet almond/ fractionated coconut oils, Hairveda Sitrinillah
Leave in: Fructis Sleek & Shine (old), Gliss Ultimate Volume, various Elvive
Styler: Umberto Giannini jelly, Au Naturale styling gelee
Flour sack towel, pixie diffuse or air dry.
Experimenting with: benign neglect

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