I didn't have baking soda on hand, but remembered that my hair looks best/curliest in the summer after a lot of swimming in the ocean + conditioning for repair, so I actually tried a bit of sea salt and that seems to have helped the filminess. Odd, but I'll go with that for now, since I'm probably still transitioning.
Originally Posted by mle21
Glad it worked but don't overdo it either! Your hair is probably in the transition stage especially since you just started. I'm at 3 months and I finally feel like my hair is getting better.
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