Oh no! That's so disappointing

How much did you use? There's quite a lot of protein in there as well (wheat if I recall, there's someone in the bathroom so I can't go and look), could that be the problem?

I don't know if not using a leave-in would be a problem, in the pre-CG days I didn't.
Marchioness Chinoise in the land of Mancunia Productia Junkia in the Order of the Curly Crusaders

Wash: Anita Grant babassu bar
Leave-in: Body Shop cotton seed curl boost with manuka honey mixed in
Gel: Umberto Giannini Curl Friends scrunching gel
Odds & ends Lime juice, honey, Anita Grant cafe latte
I brush with a Tangle Teezer & love Flexi-8's