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Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-22-2013, 02:26 PM
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Posted By aerisley
Great hair day!!!

I'm not sure why it was, but I did try a new product today. I washed w/ Renpure Organics Color Protecting Moisturizing Shampoo, used Suave Naturals Tropical Coconut Conditioner, and then styled with...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 35,993
Posted By aerisley
Valid point made regarding water soluble...

Valid point made regarding water soluble products! I'm trying to use as much natural stuff/homemade as I can too. It's definitely still a learning curve for me! Now, what I need to learn to...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By aerisley
Thanks! Looks like Organix or Renpure are my...

Thanks! Looks like Organix or Renpure are my best budget bets for low-poo shampoos that are readily available!
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,360
Posted By aerisley
Is Gud (from Burt's Bees) CG approved?

I've never tried these, but they're paraben-free and phthalate-free, as well as they don't contain any petrochemicals. Given the scents I'm interested in, here are the ingredients for both the...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 35,993
Posted By aerisley
Firefox7275, that was a WEALTH of info! Thanks so...

Firefox7275, that was a WEALTH of info! Thanks so much! I think I'll have to use a low-poo method since those are days I don't have any issues with itching. I found a few threads in a search with a...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 08:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 35,993
Posted By aerisley
Before I went back to my curly hair, my routine...

Before I went back to my curly hair, my routine was as follows: pre-wash treatment of coconut oil with peppermint EO for anywhere from a few hours to overnight. Shampoo with Dermarest...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-11-2013, 07:08 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 35,993
Posted By aerisley
I was diagnosed with SD maybe 3 years ago, but...

I was diagnosed with SD maybe 3 years ago, but always did a weekly (or bi-weekly) blowout/flat iron styling. I ended up with a routine of using Dermarest shampoo that I added peppermint EO to, and...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-09-2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,415
Posted By aerisley
I almost could've sworn I was the OP in this...

I almost could've sworn I was the OP in this thread! My hair is EXACTLY like this too. I just recently went back to being curly after doing weekly (normally bi-weekly) blow outs, but I went on here...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-07-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,011
Posted By aerisley
I was going to apply it to dry hair and just put...

I was going to apply it to dry hair and just put it in a high bun like I normally would. Should I dampen my hair first instead, and just not apply honey to the ends? Or just do it in the morning...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-07-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,011
Posted By aerisley
Coconut Oil/Honey DT

All of the recipes I see vary in measurements, but all say to wash out within an hour max. I've left coconut oil in my hair overnight before, but would it be a bad thing if I left the coconut oil...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 07-07-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 924
Posted By aerisley
I had pretty decent success with using coconut...

I had pretty decent success with using coconut oil and peppermint oil mixed together in my hair overnight, or even for a few hours (I have dermatitis). If worse came to worse I'd use a special...
Forum: Recipes for hair and body 07-03-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,738
Posted By aerisley
Question Curl Moisturizing/Refreshing Spray ?

There was an article posted about the "Top 5 Do-It-Yourself Hair Products (http://www.naturallycurly.com/curlreading/kinky-hair-type-4a/top-5-do-it-yourself-hair-products),” and the first one listed...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 06-22-2013, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By aerisley
I was just going to use a few drops of the...

I was just going to use a few drops of the essential oil with the distilled water. It works well for the rosemary oil, but I just cannot do the smell of it.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 06-22-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 228
Posted By aerisley
Essential Oil Blends

Before going back to curly hair, I was using peppermint oil with coconut oil as a pre-shampoo treatment (I would leave it in anywhere from a few hours to overnight). I also have rosemary oil, but...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 06-21-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By aerisley
I'll give it a try! Thanks so much!

I'll give it a try! Thanks so much!
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 06-21-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By aerisley
Question Best curl refreshers for 3b hair?

I've been using water with rosemary oil to dampen my 2nd day hair, and then use my SM Curl Enhancing Smoothie or Got2B Kinkier Gloss 'N Define Curl Cream. I recently found my John Frieda Cream Curls...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 06-02-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By aerisley
Thanks! My hair actually loves coconut oil,...

Thanks! My hair actually loves coconut oil, which I normally mix with peppermint oil as a pre-wash treatment. I've been using Dermarest shampoo, which helps a lot, and I also add peppermint oil to...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 06-02-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 244
Posted By aerisley
Question Trying to go back to curly... Again!

Hello! My name is Aquilah, and I have 3b hair that I quit relaxing in 2007 or 2008, and have only flat ironed every week at the minimum. (I would normally go 2 or more weeks between flat-ironing...
Forum: Health-related hair issues 01-05-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By aerisley
I have PCOS/Insulin Resistance, but I haven't...

I have PCOS/Insulin Resistance, but I haven't experienced shedding. What I have experienced is dermatitis from Metformin. As soon as I quit taking it, my scalp cleared up. Spiro definitely helped...
Forum: Keratin Services and Treatment 01-05-2013, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,217
Posted By aerisley
Question Safe and recommended straightening services

I have 3b hair, which I used to get relaxed. I quit getting relaxers almost three years ago. Now I just shampoo, blowdry and flat-iron my hair once or twice a month.

I prefer my hair as straight...
Forum: 3 06-23-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By aerisley
I do have a deep treatment mask that I use...

I do have a deep treatment mask that I use weekly. This is just a natural spot that's always been a bone of contention, and my poor daughter has the same spot :(

I don't plan on always wearing my...
Forum: 3 06-23-2012, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 271
Posted By aerisley
Question Trying to go curly again (long post - Sorry!)

Last night for the first time in YEARS I tried to just go au naturel... I used my normal shampoo & conditioner, and then used Beautiful Textures Curl Control Defining Pudding along with John Frieda...
Forum: 3 06-22-2012, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,314
Posted By aerisley
Question Best way to stretch/elongate curls?

I have 3b hair that I relaxed for years. I stopped relaxing my hair about three years ago, and just had it styled with a blow-dryer and flat-iron weekly or bi-weekly.

A few weeks ago I cut my...
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