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Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 12-06-2013, 09:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By Jas76
CJ Daily fix and As I am co-wash and SM's new...

CJ Daily fix and As I am co-wash and SM's new co-wash are really the only cone-free ones I know of. Unfortunately I can't say I've tried any of them, but I've been wanting to!
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-20-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,556
Posted By Jas76
You are right! Hair can only bond with so much...

You are right! Hair can only bond with so much protein, and after about 5-15 mins it will be "done".

One thing to be aware of, though, some people have problems with certain proteins left on...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-20-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 559
Posted By Jas76
I find that yes product can make a difference,...

I find that yes product can make a difference, but I've also found that technique is equally if not even more important. Having "balanced" hair, too. Keeping the moisture/protein balance and the Ph...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-12-2013, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By Jas76
I always do a DT after a PT, or if I'm short on...

I always do a DT after a PT, or if I'm short on time, I'll do a combo treatment!

For me it's usually the gelatin PT, but I've used the protein filler from Sally's, too.

Then it my usual RO (GVP...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-11-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 889
Posted By Jas76
Hard water is the pits!! I want to out in a...

Hard water is the pits!! I want to out in a filter for both minerals and chlorine, but I've yet to do it.

I mix some ACV with my RO, and that seems to help a lot.

Good luck!! KUP!
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 11-06-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 663
Posted By Jas76
I have long thick hair, and I use a flour sack. ...

I have long thick hair, and I use a flour sack. Do you fold it into a triangle?

Just to clear up the jersey issue - jersey is a type of fabric. Most t-shirts are a cotton or a cotton blend. ...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-07-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By Jas76
I have side bangs! Question real quick - are...

I have side bangs!

Question real quick - are all three of those pics the same cut? Just one has the bangs styled down?

Oh, bangs. I have a love/hate relationship with mine. I hadn't had...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-03-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,378
Posted By Jas76
I seal before and after stylers. I do LI, oil,...

I seal before and after stylers. I do LI, oil, gels, then a gentle towel scrunch to remove excess water/weight, then a pea or two of hard hold gel mixed with a different oil.

My hair is HP, so...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-03-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jas76
That is my hair dryer! (Just a different color) ...

That is my hair dryer! (Just a different color)

Don't get me wrong, I'm sure a fancy dryer does an even better job. I just can't justify spending that kind of money on a hair dryer. I have no...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-02-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,733
Posted By Jas76
I'm HP, but I, too, have to diffuse. For me it's...

I'm HP, but I, too, have to diffuse. For me it's the weight that all the excess water in my hair causes. And I think it helps to set the gel cast quickly, too.

I still air dry sometimes, and I...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-01-2013, 09:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By Jas76
Thanks for all the info, curlies! I'm going...

Thanks for all the info, curlies!

I'm going to try that GVP one I mentioned, and if it's not great I'll pick up the Giovanni! :)
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-29-2013, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 968
Posted By Jas76
I am HP, too. And for me I like CO on a hot day...

I am HP, too. And for me I like CO on a hot day when I'm out in the sun. I like it mixed with my PT, or as a pre-poo, or maybe mixed with a DT.

But if it's not a hot day, it goes solid in my...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-26-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,138
Posted By Jas76
I have fine, dense, high porous hair - I have...

I have fine, dense, high porous hair - I have never had any luck pineappleing. I just use a satin pillow case.

I may try using a satin scarf to dry plop with, too. (Tho I'll never hear the end...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-26-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 878
Posted By Jas76
Yeah, I was going to say PT's and hard hold gel,...

Yeah, I was going to say PT's and hard hold gel, too.

Do you plop? And overnight plop might do well for you. Then you can air or diffuse dry in the morning.

Or, style and diffuse at night,...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-23-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 412
Posted By Jas76
First of all, talk to me about this proclaim curl...

First of all, talk to me about this proclaim curl activator....

Now to your question! Lol!

Do you seal with an oil at all? I have to do a lot of sealing. I do it right out of the shower on...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-16-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By Jas76
Thanks for the ideas... I'll have to give some of...

Thanks for the ideas... I'll have to give some of them a try!

Anyone else?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-16-2013, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 887
Posted By Jas76
Cone free hard hold hairspray rec, please!!

I often use a strong hold hairspray on just my bangs. Once in a great while I'll use it on an up-do that needs to stay in place.

I have tried GF's hard hold, and have been using Aussie Instant...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-11-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 202
Posted By Jas76
I don't have an answer for your really, but was...

I don't have an answer for your really, but was wondering what product this is?
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-02-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 611
Posted By Jas76
I wish I could be of more help - I'm in the...

I wish I could be of more help - I'm in the Midwest - not at all like Arizona!!

There's a lot of things that could cause frizz. It might be that you need more moisture. Sealing might help retain...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-01-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Jas76
Sorry! To clarify, I meant to say that when you...

Sorry! To clarify, I meant to say that when you are low pooing with the Y2Cukes (or any low poo) put it just at your roots!

For the pre-poo method, put the condish in (you can do a search for...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-01-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By Jas76
Oh yay!! I'm so glad that helped!! :) It works...

Oh yay!! I'm so glad that helped!! :)
It works for me sometimes, too. As long as my hair is nice and moisturized it usually works ok. I'll probably keep trying that! Hey! Maybe I'll mix a...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-30-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 784
Posted By Jas76
If your hair takes forever to dry, it's more...

If your hair takes forever to dry, it's more likely to be LOW porosity! Does it get wet in the shower easily? Or does it take a minute? If it takes a second it is more likely low porosity, as...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-30-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By Jas76
Thanks! I'll probably give the milk a try first,...

Thanks! I'll probably give the milk a try first, since I know my hair likes SM stuff.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-30-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By Jas76
Hmm... I didn't even think about the milk! ...

Hmm... I didn't even think about the milk!

So it's like the smoothie but thinner, yes? Is it actual "milk consistency"? Or a little thicker? I don't know if I want something that gets my hair...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 08-29-2013, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Jas76
Couple thoughts 1) be sure your y2cukes...

Couple thoughts

1) be sure your y2cukes doesn't have any sulphates.

2.) try to co-wash two days, then low poo, then co-wash two days, etc.

3) when you co-wash, be sure you are using enough,...
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