I squeeze out most of the water before I put my leave-in in. Then I scrunch it dry post-creme and pre-gel with a curl towel. It's damp but not dripping.

If I do Rudeechick's Super Soaker method, then I just put on a hoodie until it's not so drippy.

3a/some b, med/high porosity, med texture

My current HGs:
Co-wash: Suave Naturals Coconut, VO5 Strawberries & Cream
Conditioner: Deva OneC
Leave-in: Shea M, Deva B'Leave In
Cremes: CIAB, pink Boots
Gels: BRHG

CG since 2/07 and loving it!