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Forum: 2 05-10-2016, 02:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 565
Posted By AmbersWaves
help me like my wavy hair

I went Curly Girl back in 2009. I noticed an improvement and was OK with my hair until this winter when I got sick of dealing with it wet when it was freezing outside, so I started using hot rollers...
Forum: 2 03-28-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By AmbersWaves
Thanks, Kayla. Did you ever combine the two using...

Thanks, Kayla. Did you ever combine the two using xanthan gum with the flaxseed gel, and if so, did you have good results?
Forum: 2 03-28-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 340
Posted By AmbersWaves
xanthan gum added to flaxseed hair gel

Does anyone know if xanthan gum is Curly Girl method approved? Also, has anyone tried adding it to flaxseed hair gel? Does it give it better hold?

I like how flaxseed clumps my hair, but I'd like...
Forum: 2 11-06-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,008
Posted By AmbersWaves
how to get good second day hair

I've tried many times to get good second day hair, but it always looks frizzy and I have lots of fly aways. For those of you who have good second day hair, can you please share your routines (also...
Forum: 2 11-06-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By AmbersWaves
Thanks everyone for your replies. I actually...

Thanks everyone for your replies. I actually wasn't referring to braiding my hair for waves, I just want to braid it as a style, like you said Mei. I'm wondering, when you did braid your hair, did...
Forum: 2 11-03-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 662
Posted By AmbersWaves
braiding your hair

What are your routines for braiding your hair? If I let my hair dry, first of all it takes forever to dry and then it's hard for me to pull apart my hair in order to braid it. It also has a lot of...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 11-11-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,035
Posted By AmbersWaves
Thanks, Ladies. I don't know why I thought Hello...

Thanks, Ladies. I don't know why I thought Hello Hydration was ok. Looks like I'll be starting my routine over. :icon_smile:
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 11-10-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,035
Posted By AmbersWaves
Curly girl and Hello Hydration?

I started the Curly Girl method 3 years ago...and I thought I was doing it correctly. I thought that Hello Hydration conditioner was CG approved, but now that I've been researching again, I think it...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 05-02-2009, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,296
Posted By AmbersWaves
Hmm, it is worth trying something else, because I...

Hmm, it is worth trying something else, because I didn't use that gel before I started CG. Where do you get flax seed or aloe gel?

Thanks!
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 05-02-2009, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,296
Posted By AmbersWaves
I'm using Herbal Essences Set Me Up. Do you have...

I'm using Herbal Essences Set Me Up. Do you have a suggestion for a more natural gel?

I co-wash every day. Is that bad? I'm very active and sweat a lot, so I feel like I need it. Does it make your...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 05-02-2009, 06:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,296
Posted By AmbersWaves
Itchy Scalp/Dandruff

I've been doing CG for 6 months. For the last month or so, my scalp has been irritatingly itchy and I have flakes when I scratch it. It's really gross, but most of all, really uncomfortable.

What...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 11-14-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 684
Posted By AmbersWaves
absolutely no shampoo?

Hi all,

I've been trying to do CG and go shampoo-less. I've been doing it for about a month. Although my hair isn't greasy, I feel like it smells like oily head, if you know what I mean. I keep...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-14-2008, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By AmbersWaves
Hi Everyone! Sorry for the late reply. I...

Hi Everyone!

Sorry for the late reply. I just want to thank all of you for your input. I'm feeling much better now after reading all your posts. It is true that having curly hair (or wavy like...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 11-05-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By AmbersWaves
Thanks, Marie! Nice to meet you! :smile:

Thanks, Marie! Nice to meet you! :smile:
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-05-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 681
Posted By AmbersWaves
How often do you change your hairstyle?

I was telling a coworker today that I liked liked her hair and it seemed that she got it cut often. She always seems to be doing something different with her hair whether it be color, cut, bangs etc....
Forum: 2 11-02-2008, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By AmbersWaves
Thanks everyone! Just a couple more questions- ...

Thanks everyone! Just a couple more questions-

Where do I get jojoba oil or apricot oil?

When I get out of the shower, I usually wrap up my hair with a towel (I got a flour sack towel, because...
Forum: 2 11-01-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 963
Posted By AmbersWaves
how long for transition to CG

Hi guys,

I'm new to the site, but I've been browsing for a bit now. I started the CG method about 3 weeks ago. I did the sulfate wash, and have been co-washing with Suave naturals everyday and...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 11-01-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By AmbersWaves
Hey all!

Hi everyone,

I stumbled upon this site and am happy to join. I went through most of my life straightening my hair, but I've finally decided to embrace the waves. I'm hoping to find some good tips...
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