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Forum: Normal Porosity 05-23-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,938
Posted By susirene
So I have to comment here because my hair is just...

So I have to comment here because my hair is just the same way (as the bolded part), and so I got some AOMM last week and they appear to have added GLYCERIN. :cwm21: Judging from your comment here...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-13-2012, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By susirene
I think a lot of people use Epsom salt as a...

I think a lot of people use Epsom salt as a preservative. I also travel quite often and had the same FSG dilemma... On my last trip I just took HETT instead, but maybe a batch of FSG with Epsom just...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-11-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By susirene
No it had "spikes" in the name...

No it had "spikes" in the name...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 10-10-2012, 11:21 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 25,328
Posted By susirene
I've been doing OCM for about 6 months now and...

I've been doing OCM for about 6 months now and love it - my skin isn't perfect (there is still that pesky hormonal stuff), but it's as good or better than it was with all sort of expensive...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-10-2012, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By susirene
1) Hi Robyn :) 2) It seriously took me...

1) Hi Robyn :)

2) It seriously took me lining up all the products I had ever tried, evaluating them one by one, and then comparing ingredients based on what my hair loved, hated, or just didn't do...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-10-2012, 10:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By susirene
Ooh, my hair hates most of those things, too, and...

Ooh, my hair hates most of those things, too, and living in TN I also experience hardcore humidity-related frizz.

I am currently playing with flaxseed gel - my hair hates sorbitol, but I'm not...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-10-2012, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 745
Posted By susirene
How does your hair feel about sorbitol? There is...

How does your hair feel about sorbitol? There is a brand I found at Target called LaBella that is supposed to be hard hold, but in comparing that and Herbal Essences Totally Twisted - which is...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-10-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,209
Posted By susirene
Oh good, a thread to reveal that my PJ-ness is...

Oh good, a thread to reveal that my PJ-ness is not limited to hair products... :laughing8: (any * product means it's an experiment in progress...)

Face:
Cleanse (PM) -...
Forum: Protein-sensitive 10-10-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,488
Posted By susirene
My hair only likes keratin - I've actually had...

My hair only likes keratin - I've actually had the Brazilian keratin treatment and my hair was gorgeous (though not worth the money, time, and exposure to chemicals).

Wheat and soy it reacts to...
Forum: 2 10-10-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,684
Posted By susirene
I'm also low porosity, which is made interesting...

I'm also low porosity, which is made interesting by the fact that I have been regularly coloring my hair for almost 10 years now. I'm honestly not sure how much that has really affected my porosity,...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 10-10-2012, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,611
Posted By susirene
The past couple days I've been mixing a dab of my...

The past couple days I've been mixing a dab of my usual conditioner (suave naturals) with pure flaxseed gel, which seems to work relatively well. My dry hair really likes cream-based stuff, which is...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 10-10-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,139
Posted By susirene
I am also a huge fan of oil-cleansing, though I...

I am also a huge fan of oil-cleansing, though I have the opposite problem as you (acne-prone skin, despite being over 30 :-P)

I use a mix of 30% castor oil, 30% grapseed, 40% safflower, with some...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 10-10-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 257,074
Posted By susirene
Another FSG experimenter here... so far I have...

Another FSG experimenter here... so far I have just made the plain gel which I am LOVING, but still have some pesky surface frizz which just may be something I live with, but I'm wondering about...
Forum: 2 10-10-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,465
Posted By susirene
Here's mine today... used Giovanni TTTT low-poo,...

Here's mine today... used Giovanni TTTT low-poo, SN strawberry RO, KCKT LI, and FSG for styling, then just air-dryed... did a little blotting and plopping between LI and the FSG... this may be my HG...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 10-03-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 13,042
Posted By susirene
What I am saying is... How do you define...

What I am saying is... How do you define marriage? If what you are calling marriage is why I am calling a civil union, then yes, that is semantics.

And I should have worded that "get married in a...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 10-03-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 13,042
Posted By susirene
NO church in America...absolutely NO church...has...

NO church in America...absolutely NO church...has the legal abilty to marry anyone. They are merely authorized witnesses for the state. They have no power to marry anyone without the state. ...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 10-03-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 13,042
Posted By susirene
Wow, that is entirely the opposite view of...

Wow, that is entirely the opposite view of "marriage" that I have always had. I think this is likely just semantics, but I have always viewed "civil unions" as the legal bond between to people,which...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 10-03-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 13,042
Posted By susirene
You might check out Gary Johnson - he's the...

You might check out Gary Johnson - he's the libertarian candidate and is getting shut out of a lot of debates. He is fiscally very conservative but is pro-marriage equality and pro-choice. He is also...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 10-03-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 13,042
Posted By susirene
You might check out Gary Johnson - he's the...

You might check out Gary Johnson - he's the libertarian candidate and is getting shut out of a lot of debates. He is fiscally very conservative but is pro-marriage equality and pro-choice. He is...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-03-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 4,889
Posted By susirene
Ooh, I want to play! POROSITY: low*...

Ooh, I want to play!

POROSITY:
low* (swings toward medium due to coloring)
medium
high

THICKNESS:
thick/coarse strands
medium strands*
Forum: 2 09-24-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By susirene
It is - I'm trying it because my hair hates...

It is - I'm trying it because my hair hates non-keratin protein, glycerin, and sorbitol, and it's one of the few gels that is silicone-free and doesn't have any of those things! (and doesn't cost...
Forum: 2 09-23-2012, 09:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,027
Posted By susirene
Oh, glycerin categorically ticks off my hair - I...

Oh, glycerin categorically ticks off my hair - I have used one particular heavy-glycerin product in all weather and it uniformly made my hair gross.
Forum: 2 09-23-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 3,577
Views: 241,686
Posted By susirene
My biggest problem tends to be tangled/frizziness...

My biggest problem tends to be tangled/frizziness and stringy waves (major fail with oil sealer!), but this process has given me really good results the last couple days:

1) lowpoo with Giovanni...
Forum: 2 09-23-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 820
Posted By susirene
Txwvy32, I think we have very similar hair! I...

Txwvy32, I think we have very similar hair! I have this exact problem, but have had some improvement in the last 2 days with this method:

1) lowpoo with Giovanni tea tree
2) RO with suave ocean...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-20-2012, 11:57 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 5,219
Posted By susirene
I recently realized that I was COMPLETELY...

I recently realized that I was COMPLETELY overproteining my hair (I think there's a thread on the "protein sensitive" board that I started with details), and after careful analysis of all the...
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