Showing results 1 to 25 of 60
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mermaidewaves
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-10-2013, 06:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By mermaidewaves
I meant to say I am going to use HESMU.

I meant to say I am going to use HESMU.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-10-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By mermaidewaves
Swirls, that's good news! How long did you...

Swirls, that's good news! How long did you scrunch? I also had a good hair day yesterday. I have found a few things along my journey that works for me.

Yesterday after washing, I applied a dime...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-08-2013, 05:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By mermaidewaves
I tried last week waiting before I put the gel in...

I tried last week waiting before I put the gel in and I am not sure I liked it as much. I had more volume but my curls weren't as defined. I will try again using more gel.

I am curious if using...
Forum: 2 04-05-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,681
Posted By mermaidewaves
Awesome. Do you find that your hair works best...

Awesome. Do you find that your hair works best with Arcangel or do other gels work as well?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-03-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 632
Posted By mermaidewaves
That's one of the things I discovered when I went...

That's one of the things I discovered when I went to my Deva stylist that I was not using enough gel. He used four gobs. I tried that many gobs with the HESMU and it seems too much or maybe that one...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-03-2013, 05:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,708
Posted By mermaidewaves
I am like you as I just got my first Deva cut &...

I am like you as I just got my first Deva cut & style in January. I noticed too that he used a lot of gel (4 gobs). I started doing that with the Deva product and my hair turned out great. But as I...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-03-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Cool. What is FSG and where do you get it? Thanks.

Cool. What is FSG and where do you get it? Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-03-2013, 05:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Awesome. Have you tried any of the Herbal Essense...

Awesome. Have you tried any of the Herbal Essense gels?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-02-2013, 06:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Do any of you use Tresemme's Coconut Conditioner?

Do any of you use Tresemme's Coconut Conditioner?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-02-2013, 04:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Sounds pretty, Bo. I will have to try that....

Sounds pretty, Bo. I will have to try that. Plopping seems to flatten my top and make the curls stringer. I, too, like soft bouncy curls.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-02-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Hi Bosbo. I haven't gotten to the point of mixing...

Hi Bosbo. I haven't gotten to the point of mixing gels yet! I am still trying to figure out how to make CG work for me. I had some good days and a lot of bad days.

I have discovered though that...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-02-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Thanks for the recommendation for LA Sports gel....

Thanks for the recommendation for LA Sports gel. Is that a firm or light firm?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 04-02-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,625
Posted By mermaidewaves
Favorite gel for wavy/fine hair

Hello everyone. My deva stylist introduced me to Deva ArcAngel. I really like my curls with that gel, but since it is so expensive, I thought I would try some other gels. Can you tell me what you use...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-30-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 570
Posted By mermaidewaves
The more water I leave in, the better and softer curl formation

So I've been experimenting with curly girl for several months with so-so results. My hair is wavy and fine. I was using a microfiber towel to scrunch my hair after I had put in product. But I decided...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-03-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 909
Posted By mermaidewaves
what is that?

what is that?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-03-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 909
Posted By mermaidewaves
Mousse Works Better Than Gel and Turbo over Plopping

Hi guys. Well, I've been trying this for several months and really didn't have a whole lot of luck, but by accident I've found a system that works better for me than anything else.

The biggest...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-19-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By mermaidewaves
Corrina, what soft gel do you use? I tried a gel...

Corrina, what soft gel do you use? I tried a gel lotion, but didn't see much difference. How much gel do you use?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-18-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By mermaidewaves
Softer Hair

So I've been playing around with this curly hair routine for about 5 months now. And I am finally getting my hair where I like it somewhat. I have fine hair but lots of it and it is wavy. It is also...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-30-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
Yeah, that explains what I am doing now. I am...

Yeah, that explains what I am doing now. I am scrunching before I towel dry. I also plopped yesterday and got amazing curls! But by the end of the day the hair started dropping and looking flat. I am...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-29-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
Well, I put the products in really wet hair but I...

Well, I put the products in really wet hair but I scrunched before i toweled dried. In other words, I formed the curls before I did anything else.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-29-2012, 07:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
I did something differently the last couple of...

I did something differently the last couple of times and my hair looks the best it ever has. I scrunched my hair while soaking wet with the products in it. Then I scrunched it with the towel. I guess...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-26-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
So I am getting the feeling that gel really...

So I am getting the feeling that gel really doesn't help that much with curl definition; more with controlling frizz. I am wondering if I would do better with some sort of curling lotion that isn't...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-24-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
So maybe it is the curl definer that makes the...

So maybe it is the curl definer that makes the difference? Curl creme brule is quite heavy. [

QUOTE=Starmie;1959456]I've never found a gel that works in my hair, I use mousse with a curl definer...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-24-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
Thanks to everyone for your replies. I've been...

Thanks to everyone for your replies. I've been using curl creme brule and either HG or Butter Shea Gel or Kinky Curly. I've applied it soaking wet or letting it form its shape. It may be my...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 05-23-2012, 12:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,121
Posted By mermaidewaves
Does gel work for you?

Have any of you found that gel does not work for you? I am still experimenting with CG method for three months. I have fine wavy 2B hair. Without gel my hair is more free flowing. With gel it bunches...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 60


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:09 PM.


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