Showing results 1 to 20 of 20
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: laurainthesky
Forum: Low Porosity 05-03-2012, 12:32 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,810
Posted By laurainthesky
sopping wet only. once it starts to dry, it is...

sopping wet only. once it starts to dry, it is too late! anything added to less than soaking wet hair makes my hair sticky and frizzy. single digit humidity makes air drying easy
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-03-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,336
Posted By laurainthesky
sounds a little like mine. fine low density. low...

sounds a little like mine. fine low density. low porosity. im new at this but i think i am protein and glycerin sensitive. mine is really really dry sadly.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-02-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,084
Posted By laurainthesky
thank you all for your replies! i did the curl...

thank you all for your replies!
i did the curl research and placed it in the signature.
i had figured my hair was dry and damaged. but each time the hairs floated even after pushing them to the...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-01-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,084
Posted By laurainthesky
cannot see 3a/b curls underneath 2b/c top. what to do?

cross-posted.

When I was a child, I had hard to manage 3b hair. Over the years, my curl has been changing. For the most part, I am happy with my hair. However, I don't want to lose my curl! I...
Forum: 2 05-01-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By laurainthesky
I found the curl...underneath the straight

In this pic, I did the coconut co-wash and leave in tresemme naturals (no protein, no glycerin or heavy humectant properties).

I played around with my hair and found the 3b hidden underneath...
Forum: Low Porosity 05-01-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
I got tresseme naturals conditioner and had some...

I got tresseme naturals conditioner and had some good results with it as a leave in =). no protein, glycerin, or other strong humectants.

such a careful operation. what is too much and what is...
Forum: 2 04-28-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By laurainthesky
glad you guys can still see the curl pattern!!!! ...

glad you guys can still see the curl pattern!!!! thinking back, I used to get these spring curls that I could pull into about 3x its length, let go, and boingggggggg! haven't seen one of those for...
Forum: 2 04-27-2012, 12:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By laurainthesky
Anyone here used to have 3b as a child?

I struggled with my hair so much growing up. I had a little "jew fro" as a young child. I grew out my hair when I got to the age where I got hair self-determination to stop the fro. When I was 10,...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-26-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
The Giovanni price tag makes it win lol. but...

The Giovanni price tag makes it win lol.
but with all my new humectant education, I can probably just go to a store and label read.
I picked up some tresemme naturals conditioner. Has some oils...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-26-2012, 12:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
thank you guys! I had no idea that I was...

thank you guys!

I had no idea that I was supposed to follow up protein with protein-free moisture!

the sealant oil sounds like a good idea for me. maybe the next step after I figure out a leave...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-26-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
did a little research and answered my own...

did a little research and answered my own question! So apparently, I need to avoid humectants.
I think I need to also avoid protein. When I used the above protein rich shampoo and conditioners, I...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-26-2012, 10:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
Southern AZ here! Can't believe that we already...

Southern AZ here! Can't believe that we already hit the three digits >_<. My hair was extremely angry.. according to above posters, glycerin may have been part of the problem. Although, 100 in...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-26-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
The signatures are sometimes difficult to...

The signatures are sometimes difficult to understand with all the abbreviations!
Any suggestion of more moisturizing ingredients to look for?

You are were right about the glycerin! Major heat...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-18-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
You have all been really helpful =) second...

You have all been really helpful =)

second day hair: shiny and not dry anymore.. although flat curls because I sleep in braids and probably touched it too much today.
perhaps, my hair takes...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-17-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
thank you geek chic! here is the info: ...

thank you geek chic!

here is the info:

I washed my hair and scalp very carefully in no silicone sulfate aplenty safeway brand dandruff shampoo (seems like my dandruff problem is going away with...
Forum: Low Porosity 04-17-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,912
Posted By laurainthesky
Question very dry hair

I had always assumed that my hair was dry and damaged, so I always bought the dry and damaged hair products.

I tried the float test and the hair sat on top of the water for days until I finally...
Forum: 3 04-10-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,662
Posted By laurainthesky
me too!

I have the exact same problem. I am going to attempt going cg to see if that helps. I'm about a week into cg and I do see a little improvement. I guess the key is to avoid weigh down?

picture...
Forum: 3 04-10-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By laurainthesky
so far so good

last sulfate shampoo last thursday. I notice that my hair feels much lighter and bouncier. Another difference is that it was less tangled and dry feeling in subsequent days after. Maybe the...
Forum: 3 04-05-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By laurainthesky
Thank you so much!!!!! fascinating.. so much so...

Thank you so much!!!!! fascinating.. so much so that I didn't write my paper >_< =P.

hair: fine, medium porosity

apparently, all the humectant condition I use is not my friend after all!
...
Forum: 3 04-05-2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 723
Posted By laurainthesky
Question two types of curl!

I recently got my hair cut. I hadn't cut it in about a year, so I had a lot of split ends. My hair feels bouncy, soft, and shiny for the most part.. but I'm not sure what to make of my two very...
Showing results 1 to 20 of 20


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:33 AM.


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