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Forum: 4 02-16-2009, 12:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 821
Posted By Couvagirl
Lightbulb Lisa Akbari (The hair Dr on combing naturals)

Hi Everyone,

I heard about Dr Akbari on youtube. Here is a link to her site.

http://www.lisaakbari.com/natural/

Enjoy! :lol:
Forum: Transitioning 02-16-2009, 12:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Hi Congratulations on your new baby! It's...

Hi
Congratulations on your new baby!

It's completly normal to lose hair after pregnancy. Remember that during pregnancy we don't shead much hair at all, that's why most preggie woman appear to...
Forum: Transitioning 02-15-2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By Couvagirl
Question Hi! I'm confused...you have a weave now and...

Hi!

I'm confused...you have a weave now and want to take out the weave and shave your natural hair and then tatoo your head?

I know a couple guys with that style but they don't try to grow...
Forum: 4 02-15-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 848
Posted By Couvagirl
This one is new to me too. So you place...

This one is new to me too.

So you place the bands near the root of your hair section, let it dry and then style as usual?

I've just been gently pulling to prevent shrinage :tongue:
Forum: Transitioning 02-15-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Thanks Oatmeal! It makes me nevous when I...

Thanks Oatmeal!

It makes me nevous when I hear that in order for my hair to get some real length it has to be tucked away to take a nap. I love touching and playing with my new growth too...
Forum: Transitioning 02-15-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,523
Posted By Couvagirl
Hi Oatmeal! I use Ms Jessie's when I do my...

Hi Oatmeal!

I use Ms Jessie's when I do my braid outs. My hair needs to be really wet then I take a section and add product to it. I can also massage the product in to each section and let it...
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
My word! LOL :lol:

My word! LOL :lol:
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 441
Posted By Couvagirl
Hi! We've all been there so don't feel bad....

Hi!

We've all been there so don't feel bad.

I recommend cutting the chemical hair and having a natural braider braid cornrow your natural hair (ie without any hair extentions as they can...
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,523
Posted By Couvagirl
Hi Discovering Me! I know what you mean...

Hi Discovering Me!

I know what you mean about products and the search for a leave-in to help with detangling.

I've had some success with a Shea butter mix i made. I put shea butter, jojoba...
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 02:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Thanks Suburb! I love wash n goes too! ...

Thanks Suburb!

I love wash n goes too!

BTW I love your avitar. I'm a big BlackAdder fan :lol:
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 11:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Very interesting! I have not heard about that. ...

Very interesting! I have not heard about that.

I'll have to try it.

Thanks!
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 11:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,523
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile No BC for me what about you?

Hi Fellow Transitioners!

My last chemical treatment (tex) was 8/20/08. I'm about 6 months into my transition and have no plans to BC.

I've been 'DCing' once a week, co-wasking once a week,...
Forum: 4 02-14-2009, 11:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,068
Posted By Couvagirl
I think you can throw away your gels now. Your...

I think you can throw away your gels now. Your hair looks great! :lol:
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 514
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile No BC for me

Hi Rock!

My last chemical treatment (a tex) was Aug 20. I'm almost 6 months into transitioning. I have no plans to BC. Short hair is not for me.

I think you really need to understand if you...
Forum: 4 02-14-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,251
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Your hair is Fabulous!!

Thanks for posting! Hoping I get just half of that length and volume.
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 10:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Hey, What's baggie? :dontknow:

Hey,

What's baggie? :dontknow:
Forum: Transitioning 02-14-2009, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Thanks Shycurl! I'll check it out. I...

Thanks Shycurl! I'll check it out.

I just don't understand why hiding your hair to gain length and then not showing it off. :happy7:

Hair should be free...
Forum: Transitioning 02-09-2009, 09:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,696
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Too Funny!!

Thanks Sandra!

I love the double post :lol:

I've been having a lot of breakage as well. My problem is that I have split ends. Not sure why. I think i need to use a better moisturizer.
...
Forum: Transitioning 02-09-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 848
Posted By Couvagirl
Thumbs up Great Job!!!

I wish I could get enough courage to BC. I'm still attached to my length but my chemically treated hair is very damaged and full of split ends.

I'll be BC ready in next year (ie about 2...
Forum: Salon/Stylist Chatter 02-09-2009, 01:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 760
Posted By Couvagirl
Question Have you tried Curltopia?

Hi!

I usually go to them to purchase my products. I'm still transitioning from chemicals so I'm not ready to have a stylist continually comment about doing the :director:BC

I heard that Taz...
Forum: Transitioning 02-08-2009, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Not too much heat

I don't use heat much. For me 1 every 5 to 6 months is ok.
Forum: Transitioning 02-06-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 777
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Wider = Longer depending on Texture

Hi Mocha88!

I know exactly how you feel! The reality is that depending on your hair texture (i'm 3c/4a) your hair will get thicker but not necessarily longer.

My hair for example has tight...
Forum: Straightening/relaxing 02-05-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,320
Posted By Couvagirl
Smile Please don't use a chemical

Hi Jared,

I am Caribbean woman of Afro decent and I've used relaxers in the past. I would not recommend them. A relaxer works by breaking down your curl pattern. You can end up with damaged...
Forum: Transitioning 02-05-2009, 11:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,222
Posted By Couvagirl
Hi Cysyca, I actually intended to grow out...

Hi Cysyca,

I actually intended to grow out my natural hair and then tex it. But as the months went by and I realized that my hair was not as unmanagble as I thought I've changed my decision.
...
Forum: Transitioning 02-05-2009, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 744
Posted By Couvagirl
I think that you and I are 'hair twins'! I am 4a...

I think that you and I are 'hair twins'! I am 4a at the front about 3c/4a in the middle and loose 3b/3c in the back! :icon_smile:
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