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Forum: 3 10-26-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,150
Posted By raindear
I have read so many here who "cycle" through...

I have read so many here who "cycle" through several different products so that this doesn't happen to them. I have always cycled through 2-5 different products, because after time almost anything...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 10-23-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By raindear
For your first step, I recommend finding out your...

For your first step, I recommend finding out your hair properties by checking out the information under "Hair Types" in the blue band at the top of the page, and/or at the Live Curly Live Free - Home...
Forum: 2 10-19-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,937
Posted By raindear
Your hair will probably look extremely cute...

Your hair will probably look extremely cute short. But it won't look like that. Look at some of the pictures on this site, and especially on this thread:...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-19-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,500
Posted By raindear
So much about which ingredients/products will...

So much about which ingredients/products will work with your hair depends on knowing your hair properties, that is the best place to start. The blue band at the top of the page, where it says "Hair...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-19-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,406
Posted By raindear
The company's website (Pilobra Broaer....

The company's website (Pilobra Broaer. Professional Hair Cosmetics (http://www.broaer.com/ingles/broaer.html)) does indicate that they are distributed in the US. Perhaps you can email them to ask...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-19-2012, 11:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By raindear
Knowing your hair properties is so important to...

Knowing your hair properties is so important to knowing which ingredients/products are likely to work for you. The top of the page on the blue band under "Hair Types" has a lot of useful information...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-19-2012, 10:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 319
Posted By raindear
If I remember correctly Uncle Funky's is one of...

If I remember correctly Uncle Funky's is one of the brands that kathymack sells samples of. You might check into that. A good way to try products before committing a lot of money to them.
Forum: 3 10-19-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 861
Posted By raindear
As to the flakes- some products don't play with...

As to the flakes- some products don't play with others and knowing which products to use together can be difficult.

As to your hair frizzing when you scrunch out the crunch:

Are you using a...
Forum: Hall of Shame discussion 10-19-2012, 10:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,212
Posted By raindear
Well, though I do understand that this is their...

Well, though I do understand that this is their job, and it is likely that the major part (if not 100%) of their pay is commissions, when they get (or border on) rude, I have no problem responding in...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-17-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 841
Posted By raindear
Only time will tell if it is possible. Black...

Only time will tell if it is possible. Black castor oil does have a good reputation for making hair (and eyelashes) grow, so you've made a good start. I have also seen some recommendations for...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-17-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 964
Posted By raindear
I think they look great! I would hesitate to...

I think they look great! I would hesitate to recommend shortening them, because if you get more height on the crown that will shorten them naturally without cutting them. Of course, some of us when...
Forum: 3 10-17-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 389
Posted By raindear
You could use: Banana clips to hold it back,...

You could use:

Banana clips to hold it back,
half ups,
combs, or clips to hold it out of the way,
head bands,
Snoods-a type of decorative hair net sold on ebay in many colors,
regular hair...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 10-17-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 549
Posted By raindear
You don't tell your hair properties or what other...

You don't tell your hair properties or what other products you are using, but you may be reacting to the protein in the curl defining cream. Depending on the proteins/ingredients in your other...
Forum: 3 10-17-2012, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By raindear
If you were still using cones and haven't done a...

If you were still using cones and haven't done a clarifying poo (can also be done with a clarifying conditioner) to remove them, you may want to do that. Otherwise, you might just not have reached...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-15-2012, 07:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 217
Posted By raindear
Use the leave-in under the stylers. If you don't...

Use the leave-in under the stylers. If you don't normally use stylers, you might want to use one at a time. Try the mousse one time, then the next time try the gel. Depending on how those experiments...
Forum: 2 10-15-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By raindear
So much of ingredients/products for your hair...

So much of ingredients/products for your hair depends on your hair properties (individual hair diameter, density of hair on your head, porosity, and elasticity) that determining these is really...
Forum: 2 10-15-2012, 09:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By raindear
When I started CG, my canopy was barely waving...

When I started CG, my canopy was barely waving and my back was very curly. As I got the moisture/protein balance better, my canopy started curling, too. My canopy is also the first part to start to...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-15-2012, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By raindear
I have had so many great hair days that I was...

I have had so many great hair days that I was unable to repeat! So my guesses are:

1.The alignment of the stars.
2.With the weather changes you slept warmer/cooler than usual.
3.With the weather...
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-12-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 770
Posted By raindear
After you have been here, studied the CG book and...

After you have been here, studied the CG book and method, learned the things that you will read here-Whatever you do after all that will be from a much different perspective than that with which you...
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 10-11-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1,087
Sticky: Start Here!
Views: 106,790
Posted By raindear
In the teal line just above the pink "Post Reply"...

In the teal line just above the pink "Post Reply" balloon, click on "User CP". On the new page, go down the left side of the page til you see the item (Edit Profile Picture, etc) you want to...
Forum: 3 10-09-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 530
Posted By raindear
If your last haircut was done on wet hair, the...

If your last haircut was done on wet hair, the apparent unevenness could be because your curls shrink differently as they dry. Unless you know a stylist (preferably experienced with curls) who can...
Forum: Hall of Shame discussion 10-07-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 44,987
Posted By raindear
The first is just plain ignorant. Your hair...

The first is just plain ignorant.

Your hair is so CUTE! How could anyone think you would want it straight? Dumb, dumb, dumb.
Forum: General Discussion about Curly Hair 10-07-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By raindear
Because you have definite root curl, I would...

Because you have definite root curl, I would guess that you will be somewhere in 3 or 4, but til you have enough length to see an actual curl, it will be difficult/impossible to type it. Give it a...
Forum: Hall of Shame discussion 10-05-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 942
Views: 153,963
Posted By raindear
It is especially hurtful when your family isn't...

It is especially hurtful when your family isn't sympathetic and supportive. Sorry this happens to you.
Forum: Newbies info/introductions 10-04-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By raindear
In the teal line just above the pink "Post Reply"...

In the teal line just above the pink "Post Reply" balloon, click on "User CP". On the new page, go down the left side of the page til you see the item (Edit Profile Picture, etc) you want to...
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