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Forum: 3 11-29-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,516
Posted By rhiannon
Hi CurlyCat, I don't have personal...

Hi CurlyCat,

I don't have personal experience with Henna, but just a warning from a very recent experience I had -- just last week leaving the doctor's office, a woman walked up to me and started...
Forum: 3 05-19-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,619
Posted By rhiannon
Sweetmx85, how much of each of these products...

Sweetmx85, how much of each of these products (leave-in, kccc, and coconut oil) do you use? I would love to be able to get 3 or 4 day hair but it never happens. Is your hair fine or thick? If...
Forum: 3 05-05-2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,619
Posted By rhiannon
interesting , thanks for all the tips. I will try...

interesting , thanks for all the tips. I will try applying a smaller amount, over a large amount of leave-in, and see how it works.

I did use the KC Knot Today and KCCC combination on my...
Forum: 3 05-04-2010, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 731
Posted By rhiannon
What seems to work best for me is 1) using some...

What seems to work best for me is 1) using some leave-in conditioner (not too much), 2) using Curls Gel-les'c (but DevaCurl Angel and some curl creams work too.) After combing both products through...
Forum: 3 05-04-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,619
Posted By rhiannon
What's the trick to getting KCCC to work?

I am curious because so many people seem to love Kinky Curly Curling Custard sooooo much. I have some that I bought several months ago ... when I first started reading nc.com. I haven't been able to...
Forum: 4 05-03-2010, 11:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,920
Posted By rhiannon
It's a little hard to tell from the picture, but...

It's a little hard to tell from the picture, but isn't the $24 price for 8 oz and the $43 price for 16 oz? so that's why they are so different, right?
But even so that's ridiculously expensive!
Forum: 3 04-29-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 503
Posted By rhiannon
Yay! So glad that tip helped you! Looking...

Yay! So glad that tip helped you!

Looking forward to your updates about your new CURLS treats! :)
Forum: All-natural hair care 04-28-2010, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 8,634
Posted By rhiannon
+1. Also, my second daughter had eczema (before...

+1. Also, my second daughter had eczema (before I realized she was allergic to dairy and millk.) The allergist said we needed to bathe her -- body and hair -- with just water and Cetaphil lotion. ...
Forum: Parents of curlies 04-28-2010, 09:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 78,045
Posted By rhiannon
Yup, that sure is true! I would be laughing if...

Yup, that sure is true! I would be laughing if the video didn't make me so sad and pissed off. I can't believe these products are marketed towards children -- why isn't it illegal to use this stuff...
Forum: 3 04-28-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,832
Posted By rhiannon
Flax seed gel ...

Hi CDRW -- So, after your post about flax seed gel being similar to CGLC I got very curious about FSG, found a really basic recipe, and tried it out. Very interesting! It *is* rather similar to CGLC!...
Forum: 3 04-27-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 34,494
Posted By rhiannon
hood drying vs air drying

So, I finally did buy a hooded stand dryer, a couple weeks ago. I bought one at the local BSS for $99, "Hot and Hotter" brand. I didn't really do any research on it, and its nothing amazing, but...
Forum: 3 04-27-2010, 09:38 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,905
Posted By rhiannon
Oh, good! Glad that tip is going to help you! For...

Oh, good! Glad that tip is going to help you! For flat ironing, probably wearing a low ponytail or braid would be best (if your hair is long enough), so that the whole top of your head is straight...
Forum: Curl gatherings 04-26-2010, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 821
Posted By rhiannon
Time for a Spring DM/MD/NOVA get-together?

Hi curlies,

I missed the get-together last November, but was wondering if anyone is interested in a Spring get-together?

(I'd also be interested in a product swap, but maybe that's making...
Forum: Curl gatherings 04-25-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,039
Posted By rhiannon
I'm interested! This sounds great! I live in...

I'm interested! This sounds great! I live in Maryland (Hyattsville / Adelphi.) I love the idea of bringing small containers so we can all sample lots of different products!!
Forum: 3 04-24-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,458
Posted By rhiannon
You're very pretty! You're hair does look nice...

You're very pretty! You're hair does look nice with the LA activator gel in it. And not frizzy at all. I like the head-band look, but I'm sure you could also wear it all down if you still want...
Forum: 3 04-23-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,832
Posted By rhiannon
I've been using the CGLC as if it were a curl...

I've been using the CGLC as if it were a curl cream. On wet hair, I first apply a small amount of leave-in conditioner. Then I apply a medium amount of CGLC and finger-comb it through, or use a...
Forum: 3 04-22-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By rhiannon
Your second picture made me laugh -- you look so...

Your second picture made me laugh -- you look so alarmed by your hair! :)

So, let us know what happens when you try a different technique for drying and styling. It will be *** way *** less...
Forum: 3 04-21-2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,832
Posted By rhiannon
Red face Do try it with gel. There's one out there that...

Do try it with gel. There's one out there that will play nice with the milkshake. I use my favourite Aussie gel over the milkshake and I can always count on a perfect hair day with this...
Forum: 3 04-21-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,832
Posted By rhiannon
ooh, thanks very much, CurlyKey! that sounds like...

ooh, thanks very much, CurlyKey! that sounds like just what I need. :) I looked at the aveyou.com site and saw that they have 32 oz bottles of the Curly Q Gel-les'C for $65, which is way less than...
Forum: 3 04-21-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,905
Posted By rhiannon
You didn't, I was just being a little...

You didn't, I was just being a little oversensitive. :)

Anyway, to get back to the topic of *your* original post --



That's because Black Americans have endured a long history of being...
Forum: 4 04-21-2010, 10:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,812
Posted By rhiannon
Your hair is very pretty. Very nice results from...

Your hair is very pretty. Very nice results from the twistout.

And you are a pro with the home mixes! Your mango butter looks like a delicious buttercream -- your video really makes me want to...
Forum: 3 04-20-2010, 02:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,905
Posted By rhiannon
Yes, my hair does stretch out straight easily. If...

Yes, my hair does stretch out straight easily. If I put my hair in a ponytail when wet the stretched part will totally straigten out and the ends curl up. So, I guess it isn't exactly true that I...
Forum: Non-hair discussion 04-20-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,347
Posted By rhiannon
I do use the term, with some irony. It evokes a...

I do use the term, with some irony. It evokes a lot of the complex history of race relations in the US and the Caribbean and other countries that had black slavery ... that's why I find it very,...
Forum: All-natural hair care 04-20-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,656
Posted By rhiannon
+1 on bananas. I make a coconut milk, yogurt,...

+1 on bananas. I make a coconut milk, yogurt, honey and banana DT and it thickens fine. You dont need a ton of coconut milk to make it moisturizing and using too much is likely making your mixture...
Forum: 3 04-20-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,905
Posted By rhiannon
Thanks, I'm glad I didn't say anything obnoxious...

Thanks, I'm glad I didn't say anything obnoxious because I definitely didn't mean to. I always worry things will sound wrong in email / web postings, it's so easy to come across the wrong way.

I...
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