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Forum: 2 11-06-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,181
Posted By bluebonnet
If you have low porosity hair, there are some...

If you have low porosity hair, there are some things (like protein treatments and deep conditioning) that may not do much for your hair. Curly Chic: Low Porosity and Length Retention - Guest Blogger,...
Forum: 2 11-06-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,616
Posted By bluebonnet
When I lived in California, I had to clarify once...

When I lived in California, I had to clarify once a month. I did 6 months of straight cowashing, then started to get limp, and started clarifying. I lived in San Diego and the water is very hard...
Forum: 2 09-16-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,166
Posted By bluebonnet
You had some good advice already, but from what I...

You had some good advice already, but from what I read, this is my 2 cents.

You are using your low poo as a conditioner. Conditioner and low poo are different. So you can keep using your SMMR to...
Forum: 2 04-15-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 601
Posted By bluebonnet
Mine does that more when it needs a trim or cut....

Mine does that more when it needs a trim or cut. It still happens a little anyway (I wish my ringlets were tighter at the ends like some wavies), but it's much more noticeable when I need a cut. It...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 03-31-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,961
Posted By bluebonnet
That's what most of my curls look like. If I...

That's what most of my curls look like. If I don't want them, I have to dry my hair to damp before putting in my gel, or skip gel and use mousse.

Edit to add: I like them too. I think they are...
Forum: 2 02-28-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 748
Posted By bluebonnet
Wow pattern twin! My hair does the exact same...

Wow pattern twin! My hair does the exact same thing. Each day they get tighter too. I honestly wear my hair both ways. I like your hair in both pictures. Sometimes I let the sausage curls stay,...
Forum: 2 02-02-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,114
Posted By bluebonnet
It looks like we have the same properties. My...

It looks like we have the same properties. My favorite products are in my signature. HETT mousse if my favorite product if I had to pick one. I've tried more expensive brands and always have my best,...
Forum: 2 01-30-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By bluebonnet
In addition to looking at the cones and sulfates,...

In addition to looking at the cones and sulfates, I would also use a harder hold styling product like a gel or mousse. Cream alone would leave my hair frizzy and undefined too. HETT and Aussie...
Forum: 2 01-30-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 912
Posted By bluebonnet
Your hair looks a lot like mine! With practice...

Your hair looks a lot like mine! With practice and technique it will probably get curlier. I started out 2b/c and now it's more of a 2c/3a. I co wash 1-2 times a week, and clarify with a sulfate...
Forum: 2 01-20-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,820
Posted By bluebonnet
For me it depends on what look I want. If I put...

For me it depends on what look I want. If I put the products in soaking wet hair, I get smoother shinier ringlets, like Shirley temple curls. Product in dry or rewet hair has smaller clumps. You can...
Forum: 2 01-20-2013, 02:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,569
Posted By bluebonnet
I use mousse pretty much every day. If I had to...

I use mousse pretty much every day. If I had to pick one product I'd pick mousse. Many times it's my only styler, sometimes I layer it over gel. My favorite is Herbal Essence Totally Twisted, but I...
Forum: 2 11-12-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,289
Posted By bluebonnet
My pattern has changed quite a bit, but I went...

My pattern has changed quite a bit, but I went from knowing nothing about curls (I was still brushing and never even used conditioner, although I was diffusing). Technique and cowashing have made a...
Forum: 2 11-12-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 868
Posted By bluebonnet
I think it depends a lot on your hair's texture....

I think it depends a lot on your hair's texture. I usually only wash once a week, and my hair looks better on day 3 or longer than day 1. My hair is coarse. There are a lot of fine haired wavies and...
Forum: 2 09-16-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,025
Posted By bluebonnet
Your hair is beautiful! I bet with products and...

Your hair is beautiful! I bet with products and diffusing its more like a 2c/3a because I see some nice spirals and tubes in there. I list my hair type with products. I think most people do on here,...
Forum: 2 09-16-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 466
Posted By bluebonnet
That is what happens to my hair on protein. Soft,...

That is what happens to my hair on protein. Soft, shiny, and curl pattern loosens up dramatically. Collagen seems to be the only protein my hair tolerates. Even so, ive still never done a PT because...
Forum: 2 09-12-2012, 12:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By bluebonnet
I also have low porosity hair that is mostly...

I also have low porosity hair that is mostly coarse, with some medium strands also. I use 2-3 palmfuls to co wash, and then another 2-3 for my RO. My hair is right below BSL when pulled straight, so...
Forum: 2 09-11-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By bluebonnet
I thought you said low porosity, not high. So...

I thought you said low porosity, not high. So that's different but you might be able to still use some of the same products. Im also sensitive to proteins except collagen. Sorry!
Forum: 2 09-11-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 601
Posted By bluebonnet
Hi! My hair properties are exactly the same as...

Hi! My hair properties are exactly the same as yours! You should be able to use some of the same products as me. I list them in my signature. I do cowash almost exclusively. Coarse hair seems to...
Forum: 2 08-26-2012, 09:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,145
Posted By bluebonnet
I cowash only. I cant remember the last time I...

I cowash only. I cant remember the last time I low poo'd - June I think. I use a clarifying or cleansing conditioner, then either Tresemme Naturals or Suave Naturals as a RO, depending on how much...
Forum: 2 07-29-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By bluebonnet
Since you live in a humid climate, you could...

Since you live in a humid climate, you could check your products for glycerin and aloe. I've heard these can cause frizz in humidity. It will take a few weeks or months for your hair to adjust to no...
Forum: 2 07-29-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By bluebonnet
Tresemme Naturals nourishing conditioner is a...

Tresemme Naturals nourishing conditioner is a nice rinse out. Cheap too. I also like Suave Naturals ocean breeze.
Forum: 2 07-16-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 384
Posted By bluebonnet
I have medium-coarse hair also. All of my...

I have medium-coarse hair also. All of my favorite go-to products and conditioners listed on my siggy are under $10, most are $1-$5. None contain protein except the VO5 strawberries and cream...
Forum: 2 07-15-2012, 01:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 904
Posted By bluebonnet
Thanks kstan :) Your hair already looks very...

Thanks kstan :) Your hair already looks very healthy and shiny!
Forum: 2 07-14-2012, 03:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 603
Posted By bluebonnet
Co-wash: Every 3-6 days, as needed. ...

Co-wash: Every 3-6 days, as needed.

Low-poo: once a month

So my week is like:
Day One: Co-wash, style
Day Two: smooth frizzies with light condish or mousse, spray Tigi curl booster and...
Forum: 2 07-14-2012, 03:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 904
Posted By bluebonnet
Definitely yes. I'm almost at 100 days full CG,...

Definitely yes. I'm almost at 100 days full CG, and 5 months since I first went mod-CG, and my pattern is definitely more consistent. Here is a timeline I made last month.
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