I live in Dc too and I can't use glycerin right now. I have better results with kccc like you, but FYI aloe is a humectant.
Originally Posted by elizard
Is it now? See this is why I love coming on here. My hair seems to like aloe. I just bought some aloe juice (per rmc2's advice) and am going to try it out as a gel. We'll see.
3A - C, HP, ME, HD. (Coarse, High Porosity, Medium Elasticity, High Density.)

CG since Nov. 2012

Poos: SM Moisture Retention + Yucca Baobab, TJ's Tea Tree Tingle
Condish: TJ 'sTea Tree Tingle*, SM Moisture Retention* + Curl & Shine + Yucca Baobab, Yes to Blueberries
Stylers: KCKT*, SM Curl Enhancing Smoothie* + Curl & Style Milk*, KCCC*, FSG*, CJ Pattern Pusha, Curl Keeper
Sealers: Jojoba* or Grapeseed* oil

* = HG