Showing results 1 to 17 of 17
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rachel_bo
Forum: Thin/thinning hair 04-24-2010, 04:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,173
Posted By rachel_bo
garlic shampoo??

A beauty guru on youtube, whose reviews i trust, said that she has been using garlic shampoo for a year, and she thinks it made her hair significantly thicker. apparently it helped her grandmother...
Forum: Health-related hair issues 06-17-2009, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,387
Posted By rachel_bo
So, i went to my doctor and he said the chemo had...

So, i went to my doctor and he said the chemo had depleted all my iron stores, so that was probably why my hair wasn't coming back. it took me 6 months, but i finally got them up to a good level, so...
Forum: Growing out 06-14-2009, 10:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 615
Posted By rachel_bo
congratulations! that's a lot of growth. your...

congratulations! that's a lot of growth. your hair looks really pretty!
Forum: Growing out 05-31-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,010
Posted By rachel_bo
do you think it would work to mix some with...

do you think it would work to mix some with shampoo? (or co wash for the cg girls). or does it need to hang out on your scalp throughout the day?
Forum: Growing out 05-29-2009, 06:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,257
Posted By rachel_bo
it might not be super good for the hair, but i...

it might not be super good for the hair, but i like to spray my hair with strong hold hairspray, and put on the headband while it's still wet. that seems to glue the band in place all day.
Forum: Growing out 05-29-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,631
Posted By rachel_bo
I'm so joining! My hair's super short and I can't...

I'm so joining! My hair's super short and I can't wait for it to be long and curly and pretty!
Forum: Health-related hair issues 12-19-2008, 01:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,284
Posted By rachel_bo
congratulations on being done with chemo! being...

congratulations on being done with chemo! being able to eat without throwing up is truly a delight :pl: As for the hair, mine came in straight and platinum blonde for the first few inches, but now...
Forum: Growing out 07-20-2008, 12:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By rachel_bo
thanks so much for your replies. this is probably...

thanks so much for your replies. this is probably the only place where a person can vent so much about hair, of all things, and be totally and completely understood. Curly Girl Fla, you're right that...
Forum: Growing out 07-19-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By rachel_bo
worst day ever vent

So, I'm growing out a pixie cut. Actually, I'm growing out from chemo-induced baldness, with a few haircuts along the way. Anyways, it's somewhere between pixie and bob, and the little piecies on the...
Forum: Hall of Shame discussion 05-24-2008, 07:54 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 41,279
Posted By rachel_bo
so i get my dark curly hair from the wasp side of...

so i get my dark curly hair from the wasp side of the family, and the jewish side of the family has straight hair (my dad's is blonde!). so, oddly enough, i look jewish but those traits come from the...
Forum: Health-related hair issues 05-17-2008, 02:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,904
Posted By rachel_bo
i don't know about the hair issues, because i was...

i don't know about the hair issues, because i was getting chemotherapy while on prednisone, so it's not like i had any hair to fall out. BUT i have total sympathy for everything else. one day on...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-17-2008, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By rachel_bo
shampoo or no???

So i have a pixie cut that's I'm trying to grow out. Problem is, if I use shampoo (even sls-free ones) my hair gets puffy. But if I just co wash, my hair gets greasy. Help!
Forum: Health-related hair issues 05-10-2008, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,387
Posted By rachel_bo
thanks! i'm done with treatment so now all i have...

thanks! i'm done with treatment so now all i have to worry about is my hair. it's annoying because my haircut is great and i get a ton of compliments on it, but i still have this ridiculous bald spot...
Forum: Health-related hair issues 04-22-2008, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,387
Posted By rachel_bo
bald spot post-chemo????

ok, it's not quite a bald spot but i have a noticeably thin, almost bald-looking spot on the crown of my head. 2 people have commented on it in the last two days (how rude! :wink:) so i know it's not...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 03-27-2008, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 343
Posted By rachel_bo
new curls post-chemo!

hi! i just finished chemo and i now have a super short, super curly hair. i think it's 3a/3b? i'm so glad this site exists!
Forum: Health-related hair issues 10-11-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,323
Posted By rachel_bo
i have peach fuzz!!! during class today i just...

i have peach fuzz!!! during class today i just kept rubbing my head to make sure it was still there :)
Forum: Health-related hair issues 10-06-2007, 06:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,323
Posted By rachel_bo
hi! i just finished chemo for hodgkins like a...

hi! i just finished chemo for hodgkins like a month ago. my hair was wavy before so i assume it'll come back the same if not curlier. how long did it take you guys for your hair to start growing...
Showing results 1 to 17 of 17


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:54 AM.


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