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Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-18-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 870
Posted By Sweetumms
The only thing I can add to the ladies above is...

The only thing I can add to the ladies above is that unless your hair has thinned and you're trying to recover thickness it is probably as thick as it will get. Castor oil will help with growth but...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-18-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By Sweetumms
You're very welcome!

You're very welcome!
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 10-17-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By Sweetumms
Curls unleashed has a LOT of cones. It could be...

Curls unleashed has a LOT of cones. It could be that they are coating your hair and keeping it from absorbing moisture. You may need to use a clarifying shampoo to strip them away.
Forum: Readers' Product Reviews 10-17-2012, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 491
Posted By Sweetumms
I tried it a few years ago and to me it was the...

I tried it a few years ago and to me it was the same as Pink Oil moisturizer. Very drying! Unless they have drastically changed the formula I would not recommend.
Forum: Readers' Product Reviews 10-17-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 955
Posted By Sweetumms
I have and love both brands. I live in Pa. and...

I have and love both brands. I live in Pa. and the dews are dropping as the cold weather moves in. A lot of the CJ products have glycerin which is not so good for winter while Oyin has more products...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-17-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 308
Posted By Sweetumms
Wink Quick tip for products

Quick tip: You know how you have products in bottles with squeeze caps but you would like a pump? Instead of purchasing empty pump bottles and transferring your product you can purchase the pumps...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-04-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Sweetumms
I use an empty jar from a deep conditioner.

I use an empty jar from a deep conditioner.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 09-03-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 378
Posted By Sweetumms
LOL I'm in the same boat as I type this! I...

LOL I'm in the same boat as I type this! I decided to straighten on friday for the first time since last year for a change and to get an idea of my growth. I'm going to a rib fest today and am going...
Forum: 3 09-02-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,643
Posted By Sweetumms
I use the metal duck clips on my ends to stretch....

I use the metal duck clips on my ends to stretch. The plastic were too light weight for me.
Forum: 3 09-02-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,547
Posted By Sweetumms
Eco styler, Curl junkie curls in a bottle, and my...

Eco styler, Curl junkie curls in a bottle, and my home made flaxseed gel.
Forum: Transitioning 08-22-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,359
Posted By Sweetumms
I did not do the big chop. I transitioned for a...

I did not do the big chop. I transitioned for a year then cut the last off in oct. 2011, but I wanted to say that you are correct in stating that many long transitioners have to cut off more than...
Forum: 3 08-18-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By Sweetumms
No my hair is not thick anymore but I'm on the...

No my hair is not thick anymore but I'm on the road to recovery with that. I have thyroid problems and 2 months ago found out that I was severely iron def. My daughters both have EXTREMELY thick hair...
Forum: 3 08-15-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,033
Posted By Sweetumms
I usually wash my hair over the side of the tub...

I usually wash my hair over the side of the tub just because I'm used to doing it that way although I run the water and don't use a jug.. After you shampoo put lots of conditioner in your hair and...
Forum: All-natural hair care 08-15-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,865
Posted By Sweetumms
The only way to achieve curls you don't have is...

The only way to achieve curls you don't have is to create them. You can do perm rods, flexi rods, bantu knot outs etc. Youtube has a lot of tutorials on how to curl your hair and create texture and...
Forum: All-natural hair care 08-15-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,731
Posted By Sweetumms
I use the kimmaytube leave in cold. I also spray...

I use the kimmaytube leave in cold. I also spray aloe juice on my hair after washing and conditioning to seal my cuticle and it helps reduce my shedding.
Forum: CurlMart News 08-03-2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,694
Posted By Sweetumms
I was wondering the same thing about the winners....

I was wondering the same thing about the winners. As far as the products not everyone is on the curly girl method so it has to cater to everyone's tastes.
Forum: 3 07-30-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Posted By Sweetumms
Sleeping with a satin bonnet or satin scarf,...

Sleeping with a satin bonnet or satin scarf, using a satin pillowcase all help keep your hair from drying out and help reduce frizz while you sleep. In the morning refresh your curls with a refresher...
Forum: Transitioning 07-29-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 651
Posted By Sweetumms
You can do braid, twist, and bantu knot outs to...

You can do braid, twist, and bantu knot outs to blend the textures. I agree with the other 2 ladies suggestions as well. Suave Naturals is also silicone free.
Forum: Transitioning 07-29-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 518
Posted By Sweetumms
Transitioning means growing out and getting rid...

Transitioning means growing out and getting rid of a perm or relaxer. If you get a perm that will be a chemical treatment and not a transition. If you decide to transition after the perm then you...
Forum: Transitioning 07-29-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 834
Posted By Sweetumms
I did lots of buns, braid outs, twist outs, bantu...

I did lots of buns, braid outs, twist outs, bantu knot outs, roller sets....basically any style that would help me blend the 2 textures without straightening my roots. They are also low manipulation...
Forum: 3 07-29-2012, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 824
Posted By Sweetumms
You can use those metal clips that are usually...

You can use those metal clips that are usually used for roller sets on the ends while it's wet then take them off and fluff when dry.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-28-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By Sweetumms
Its not the same. Cantu shea butter is a product...

Its not the same. Cantu shea butter is a product that contains shea butter and is creamy. Raw shea is hard like pure cocoa butter and can be used as is or melted and mixed with oils for your own all...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-28-2012, 10:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 653
Posted By Sweetumms
Over processed hair can be made better but not...

Over processed hair can be made better but not tip top. The over processed portions will have to be clipped out either all at once or over time for your hair to be fully restored.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-28-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 888
Posted By Sweetumms
Most oils can be found right in the grocery store...

Most oils can be found right in the grocery store next to the veggie oil. The reason that the argan oils in the drug stores and beauty supplies are full of cones is that real pure argan oil is...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 07-28-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,508
Posted By Sweetumms
I switch up often and for several reasons....

I switch up often and for several reasons. Weather, desired look and how long I want the style to last. As far as treatments I give my hair what it needs when it needs it, ie protein, moisture or too...
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