I don't think they are silly questions. Sometimes there will be a product or routine that everyone raves about so if it doesn't work for someone, they might wonder why that is.
Flax seed gel didn't have enough hold for me and made my hair feel producty. I still love my LA Looks Sport gel.
--I'm located in Western PA.
--I found NC in late 2004, CG since February 2005, started going grey in late 2005.
--My hair is 3B with some 3A, texture-medium/fine, porosity-normal except for the ends which are porous, elasticity-normal.
--My long time favorite products are Suave & VO5 conditioners, LA Looks Sport Gel, oils, honey, vinegar.
--My CG and grey hair progress -- http://www.naturallycurly.com/curlta...-progress.html