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Forum: 2 03-19-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By brave
With co-washing I think it's fine to let...

With co-washing I think it's fine to let conditioner touch your scalp. Especially if that's what you're using to clean it. Other than that I would try a little bit of coconut oil overnight on the...
Forum: 2 03-18-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By brave
http://i.imgur.com/R9J0fbVl.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/R9J0fbVl.jpg (http://imgur.com/R9J0fbV)
Here it is. I'm more 2c, not much 3a. Hair is longer now, and I think this is one of the rare shots where my bangs hadn't been straightened...
Forum: 2 03-15-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 875
Posted By brave
Organix is technically sulfate free, but the...

Organix is technically sulfate free, but the cleanser they do use (at least in the bottles I see) can be just as harsh as SLS....
Forum: 2 03-14-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 875
Posted By brave
In all honesty, when a product features "argan...

In all honesty, when a product features "argan oil" it's rarely the actual ingredient that makes any difference. The argan oils sold everywhere are silicone serums generally, and shampoos and...
Forum: 2 03-14-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By brave
I would suggest two very simple things to start,...

I would suggest two very simple things to start, both of which you can find recipes for here (http://pedaheh.blogspot.com/p/science-y-hair-blog-recipes.html?m=1).

First, to try strengthening your...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-20-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,709
Posted By brave
My goal right now is tailbone length as well....

My goal right now is tailbone length as well. It's nearing the longest I've ever had it (BSL) so I'm a few years away.
Forum: Readers' Product Reviews 09-09-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,289
Posted By brave
Smile LUSH's Dirty Hair Cream

Dirty Hair Cream (http://www.lushusa.com/Dirty-Hair-Cream/03104,en_US,pd.html?start=2&cgid=styling-gels)

Anyone else tried this? I put it on last night after cowashing and leave-in, but fell...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-14-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By brave
jlpmom, how do you plop with the aquis turban? I...

jlpmom, how do you plop with the aquis turban? I have one but haven't figured out how to do anything other than use it as a turban.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-07-2012, 09:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,585
Posted By brave
Late to the party but agree about the difference...

Late to the party but agree about the difference between ecostyler and KCCC. KCCC encourages curl whereas eco seemed to encourage more clump. Eco also has a heavy dose of protein. Both had their...
Forum: 2 08-07-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 433
Posted By brave
It is, but has magnesium sulfate which can dry...

It is, but has magnesium sulfate which can dry you out or disagree with some hair types. I just picked it up and it seems to be quite nice -- I'd say about the equivalent, effect-wise, of aveda's be...
Forum: 2 08-07-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 900
Posted By brave
I also have thick, dry frizzy hair (2c,...

I also have thick, dry frizzy hair (2c, medium/coarse, and fairly porous I think) and CG definitely helps and can be done fairly inexpensively. See this post...
Forum: 2 08-06-2012, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,672
Posted By brave
microfiber towel, and just a normal washcloth. ...

microfiber towel, and just a normal washcloth.

Like you I haven't been pure CG for long at all, and prior to this my second day hair was terrifying and way too dry.
Forum: 2 08-06-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,672
Posted By brave
I wasn't having any success until I tried the...

I wasn't having any success until I tried the washcloth method. (http://www.naturallycurly.com/curltalk/2/120130-2nd-day-hair-my-washcloth-method.html) That seems to work brilliantly for me and I got...
Forum: All-natural hair care 08-01-2012, 04:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,063
Posted By brave
They are not all curlygirl friendly, no. Not sure...

They are not all curlygirl friendly, no. Not sure about the specifics of what you are using, but I know many of their styling aids have cones.

"All natural" can mean a lot of things and usually...
Forum: All-natural hair care 08-01-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,570
Posted By brave
Maybe instead of honey, if you're sensitive, you...

Maybe instead of honey, if you're sensitive, you could substitute molasses or agave syrup. I know they tend to have the same effect in DTs.
Forum: All-natural hair care 08-01-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,797
Posted By brave
I'm only 2c, and her book was still incredibly...

I'm only 2c, and her book was still incredibly helpful. I don't follow it to the T but I do incorporate some of her techniques. It's a very informative and well-written book.

I also love her...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 08-01-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,266
Posted By brave
That is fascinating kathy, thanks for the info!

That is fascinating kathy, thanks for the info!
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 08-01-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,231
Posted By brave
Suave Naturals, Tresemme Naturals, and the cheapo...

Suave Naturals, Tresemme Naturals, and the cheapo VO5 are all mostly protein free I believe. I know the coconut version of suave has some, not sure about VO5, and right now I use TN's volume one for...
Forum: Trying a shampoo free method? 08-01-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,266
Posted By brave
I have fairly coarse, dry hair that doesn't care...

I have fairly coarse, dry hair that doesn't care much for protein. Just discovered Tresemme Naturals, they are richer/thicker than SN and I like it a lot for co-wash. For leave-in I like the generic...
Forum: 2 08-01-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,443
Posted By brave
I liked it, but discontinued it because of...

I liked it, but discontinued it because of protein issues. It clumped well but the texture took a lot of getting used to. I think it enhanced curls a bit as well, and the clumpage was to die for. I...
Forum: 2 08-01-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,926
Posted By brave
You might consider picking up a chelating shampoo...

You might consider picking up a chelating shampoo as well, if it doesn't improve. I was having serious snarling and incurable dryness -- regardless of product my hair got dry and frizzy throughout...
Forum: 2 08-01-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By brave
Ah! Good to know. I had good luck with their...

Ah! Good to know. I had good luck with their Aussome Volume one, I will have to see if they are similar. Thanks :)

edit: according to NC reviews the ingredients are identical. Might be inaccurate...
Forum: 2 07-31-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By brave
My hair loves HETT now but yeah I'm worried about...

My hair loves HETT now but yeah I'm worried about winter. What is AIF? (Sorry, newb!)
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-20-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,337
Posted By brave
Looks awesome! I wish I had your sewing skills....

Looks awesome! I wish I had your sewing skills. Those would make excellent gifts.
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