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Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-03-2012, 12:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By SoCalCurl
LOVE night washes!!!

Wow . . . I thought I was the only one who did this!

I get my BEST and longest lasting hair when I wash it at night. I have low porosity hair, so it takes forever to dry--and night washes saved...
Forum: Hall of Shame discussion 09-24-2011, 07:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,439
Posted By SoCalCurl
I've struggled with the same issue. How “wet” is...

I've struggled with the same issue. How “wet” is acceptable?

While in college, I often had early morning classes (as in, 7am early). If the class were just a PE class, I had no problem going...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 09-15-2010, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,290
Posted By SoCalCurl
Could it be the gel?

I'm wondering if your problem is not with your shampoo and conditioner, but with your gel.

I have sensitive skin (including my scalp) which will only tolerate certain products. HESMU gel gave me...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 02-27-2010, 11:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,412
Posted By SoCalCurl
Thumbs up Thumbs up

I just started using Burt's Bees Color Keeper Green Tea & Fennel Seed Conditioner, and so far I like it. I usually use Kiss My Face (because it's also cheap and CG) but lately my hair has been...
Forum: Makeup/skin care 02-17-2010, 11:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By SoCalCurl
Everyday Minerals all the way...

I use (and LOVE) Everyday Minerals (http://www.everydayminerals.com/). I was really skeptical about loose powder makeup at first (I formerly used Clinique), but I couldn't be happier with the look...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-31-2009, 09:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,082
Posted By SoCalCurl
Question Aloe Vera Gel vs. Aloe Vera Juice

Sorry if there’s already a thread about this somewhere, but I haven’t been able to find one so I thought I’d start my own.

Ok, so I was wondering…what’s the difference between using AV gel vs AV...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-01-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,066
Posted By SoCalCurl
Spray it curly

Not all tea tree products are created equal. My Mom really likes Paul Mitchell tea tree, but disliked Trader Joe's tea tree. So it could just be the brand.

I just picked up a bottle of "Hask Pure...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 06-24-2009, 12:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,353
Posted By SoCalCurl
Thumbs up What's your favorite summer accessory?

Hey Everyone!

Summer will be arriving soon and I want to know what everyone’s favorite summer hair accessory is. Is it a headband, scrunchie, hat, scarf…?

I have 2 favs. One I...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-23-2009, 12:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,135
Posted By SoCalCurl
Try this...

I've only been doing the icequeen method for four days now--and I LOVE it. I finally have root volume, and my curls start at the root too!

That said, I totally understand your part predicament....
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-22-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,398
Posted By SoCalCurl
Steenie, I'm so glad you asked this...

Steenie,

I'm so glad you asked this question because I've been wondering the same thing.

I've tried spritzing with water, scrunching in a little thinned out AVG (or FSG) to dry hair...I even...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-22-2009, 11:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,696
Posted By SoCalCurl
Thanks!

Wow! Thanks for all the imput everyone. I never expected to get so many replies. :compress:

Hmmm, HESMU seems to be the most well liked of the 3 gels, so I think I'll hit Wal-Mart tomorrow and...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-21-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,696
Posted By SoCalCurl
Question Which gel should I get?

Ok, I know several people on here really like HESMU and HETT. But what I want to know is: Which one of these gels works the best, and why? If you don’t like one/either of them, what (budget...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 03-21-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 37,484
Posted By SoCalCurl
Bobby Pin trick

Sure! As soon as I can figure out how, I'll post some pictures.

I used to use those metal tong-like clips, but I found they gave me a funny looking bumpy-lift-thing at my part (sorry I can't be...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 03-13-2009, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,494
Posted By SoCalCurl
Front photos

I'm currently growing out my bangs, so putting my hair up means leaving some curls-gone-wild flopping around in the front. What I started doing was pulling my "forelock" back into a modified...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 03-12-2009, 11:36 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 37,484
Posted By SoCalCurl
I conditioned with Kiss My Face: Whatever...

I conditioned with Kiss My Face: Whatever condish. Scrunched in FSG and FOTE. Plopped for 15 min (I usually do an hour). Diffused for 5 min + stuck bobby pins in the crown to lift the roots, then...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 03-11-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By SoCalCurl
I wouldn't avoid any ingredients until you know...

I wouldn't avoid any ingredients until you know for sure you're sensitive to them. It took me a few months to develop a protein sensitivity. Even then, we all need protein every once in a while. This...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 03-10-2009, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By SoCalCurl
I have a similar question. Does anyone know...

I have a similar question. Does anyone know about the "VO5 Moisture Milk Passionfruit Smoothie Conditioner with soymilk proteins"? Not sure if my hair is protein sensitive or not but...is it worth...
Forum: 3 03-09-2009, 01:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 950
Posted By SoCalCurl
Set down the hairspray and slowly back away...

I am a college student too, and the beauty budget--well, mine just had to get slashed waaaay back. I've also been having a similar problem with dryness, what with the winter weather and all. It...
Forum: 3 03-07-2009, 02:05 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 289,366
Posted By SoCalCurl
If those pics in your album are representative,...

If those pics in your album are representative, I'd say you're definitely primarily a 3a with just a few 3b bits mixed in.[/quote]
Thanks SweetPickles. Yes, the pictures are fairly...
Forum: 3 03-05-2009, 11:48 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 289,366
Posted By SoCalCurl
Wow! Gorgeous hair ladies! I thought I was a...

Wow! Gorgeous hair ladies! I thought I was a 3b, but--when it's not frizzy or crunchy--my hair looks a lot like k_vssy's. So... I'm wondering if I'm really a 3a. Hmmm, I wonder...the hair by my...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 03-03-2009, 02:43 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 250
Posted By SoCalCurl
'nother new kid on the block

Hi, I just joined naturallycurly, and I'm eager to look around and discover all sorts of new things in the realm of hair.

I was born with a mop of curls (no really, I looked like Shirley Temple...
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